Little Woodford is a quintessential English market town, with charming high street shops, allotments, and thriving pubs. A young widow and her children arrive from London after buying the huge, rambling Victorian mansion called the Beeches. Bex Millar hopes to escape from their previous life, and from a past involving a tragic incident with her stepdaughter. Bex tries to integrate herself and her family into their new community. She joins a pub quiz team and gets a job in the local bookshop. But it's hard to keep secrets in a small town and when the truth about her past finally emerges, it threatens to destroy her dream of an idyllic life in the sleepy middle England.
About the Author
Catherine Jones wrote a non-fiction book "Gumboots and Pearls" as Annie Jones. She decided to write romance novels. She wrote six Army romance novels. “Her novel "Praise for Sisters in Arms", shortlisted for the 1999 Romantic Novelists' Association's Award. Now she decided to change the type of romance novels and started to use the pseudonym of Kate Lace. Her novel "The Chalet Girl" was a nominee for the Romantic Novel of the Year Award Best.