ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: July 2, 2009
By (author) Emma Blair
The first time Jessie laid her eyes on Tommy McBride was in July 1947, when they were still at school – and long before she knew anything about heartbreak or pain. Then she was the sheltered, dreamy minister’s daughter, determined to take a bite out of life. And he was the fighter from the wrong side of the tracks, hell-bent on proving himself in the world. They had nothing in common, separate destinies. But in 1947 the world was about to move into new decades of turbulence and change – and it was only the fighters and the dreamers who would make it theirs …
Emma Blair was born in Glasgow and now lives in Devon. She is the author of many bestselling novels including SCARLET RIBBONS and FLOWER OF SCOTLAND, both of which were shortlisted for the Romantic Novelist of the Year.