Becky Jackson's family has been managing the hospital in far-flung Morgan's Reach for three generations. When Becky's husband is tragically lost at war, she and her young son Danny must leave the city and return to her birthplace to start over. But for all its charm, Morgan's Reach is a divided community, where blood is thicker than water and grudges run deep. So when a mysterious stranger appears outside the town and Danny begins to act strangely, it is not only Becky's newfound stability that's threatened. And what of the fact that there's not been a drop of rain in over three years? The risk of wildfire looms large and the hospital is already pushed to breaking point. A single spark could level the area in minutes - burning away everything for which the town has worked so hard; exposing the secrets they've fought to keep so close.
'Big, sweeping historical drama ... certainly on a par with Lesley Pearse'
'Lush with intense descriptions of nature and tense drama
'Gripping ... tautly plotted
Publication date: 25/09/2014
Publisher: Quercus Publishing Plc
|Publication date:||25th September 2014|
|Publisher:||Quercus Publishing Plc|
|Genres:||eBook Favourites, Family Drama, Historical Fiction, Relationship Stories,|
Tamara McKinley is the author of more than eleven novels. She was born in Tasmania, but now lives in Sussex and Cornwall and writes full time. Her novels are both contemporary and historical, following the lives of Australian pioneers and those who came after them.More About Tamara McKinley