It is 1718 and, in a small parish near Newcastle, Eliza Tally, a headstrong girl of 16, embarks on a reckless love affair that will prove her undoing. When her lover casts her off, denying their union, she is forced to travel to London, a city that attracts and alarms her in equal measure. There, she takes up a position in the house of an apothecary, Grayson Black, whom she trusts to salvage what remains of her reputation.More
"A sublime evocation of the 18th century...there was no way I was ever going to put this down." (
We've sent an email with your order details. Order ID #:
To access this title, visit your library in the app or on the desktop website.
A grusome tale with a heart!
Not too shabby