The Mistress of Tall Acre
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- 8.5” x 5.5” x 8.5”
- Ballantyne Legacy
There can be only one mistress of Tall Acre . . .
The American Revolution is finally over, and Sophie Menzies is starved for good news. When her nearest neighbor, General Seamus Ogilvy, finally comes home to Tall Acre, she hopes it is a sign of better days to come. But the general is now a widower with a small daughter in desperate need of a mother. Nearly destitute, Sophie agrees to marry Seamus and become the mistress of Tall Acre in what seems a safe, sensible arrangement. But when a woman from the general's past returns without warning, the ties that bind this fledgling family together will be strained to the utmost. When all is said and done, who will be the rightful mistress of Tall Acre?
Triumph and tragedy, loyalty and betrayal--you will find it all in the rich pages of this newest novel from the talented pen of Laura Frantz.
Praise for Laura Frantz's Writing
"Laura Frantz surely dances when she writes: the words sweep across the page with a gentle rhythm and a sure step."--Liz Curtis Higgs, New York Times bestselling author of Mine Is the Night
"Her characters pop to life on the page, and her vivid descriptions add realistic historical depth."--Booklist
"Stunning. Heart-wrenching. Breathless."--Julie Lessman, award-winning author of the Daughters of Boston and Winds of Change series
Laura Frantz is a Christy Award finalist and the author of several books, including The Frontiersman's Daughter, Courting Morrow Little, The Colonel's Lady, and the Ballantyne Legacy series. She lives and writes in a log cabin in the heart of Kentucky. Learn more at www.laurafrantz.net.
Laura Frantz, Author
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