Perth, Western Australia, 1913: When her conservative family tries to force Emily into an arranged marriage with a much older, wealthy man, she decides to take destiny into her own hands and escape her strict father and overbearing brothers. She embarks on a ship to North-Western Australia to take up employment as a private seamstress for a large and rich farming family, who welcome her with open arms. Surrounded by the breathtakingly beautiful and remote landscapes of the Kimberly region, Emily starts to believe that happiness and love really are possible in her new life. But storm clouds are gathering, and as the men of Kimberley march off to war in Europe, Emily must step up to prove herself against all the odds. And that's when things start to turn out different than she ever could have imagined ...
Additional titles of Elizabeth Haran, available as e-books: "River of Fortune," "Under a Flaming Sky," "Island of Whispering Winds," and "Flight of the Jabiru". For fans of adventurous romance novels set in exotic places, such as works by Sarah Lark or Rebecca Maly. About the author: Elizabeth Haran was born in Bulawayo, Rhodesia and migrated to Australia as a child. She lives with her family in Adelaide and has written fourteen novels set in Australia. Her heart-warming and beautifully written books have been published in ten countries and are bestsellers in Germany.
Elizabeth Haran wurde in Simbabwe geboren. Später zog ihre Familie nach England und wanderte von dort nach Australien aus. Heute lebt sie mit ihrem Mann und ihren zwei Söhnen in einem Küstenvorort von Adelaide in Südaustralien. Ihre Leidenschaft für das Schreiben entdeckte sie mit Anfang dreißig, zuvor arbeitete sie als Model, besaß eine Gärtnerei und betreute lernbehinderte Kinder.