Celie Marlow begins working in the Latimers' kitchen when she is only ten, learning her art from Mrs Harper.
By the age of 18 she has become a talented cook. But when she falls in love with a Latimer, all their lives change with frightening swiftness.Driven from her home, Celie finds unexpected success in a new venture with her old boss - then loses everything once more. Thrown on to the streets of Liverpool, penniless and desperate, she will have to find her own way.'Her thousands of fans recognise the artistry of a true storyteller' Lancashire Life
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 608 pages
- Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
- Publication Date: 06/04/1995
- Category: Historical romance
- ISBN: 9780340628751