Reissue of the perenially popular dynastic rags to riches saga to coincide with the publication of its sequel, Emma’s Secret.
In 1905 a young kitchen maid leaves Fairley Hall. Emma Harte is sixteen, single and pregnant.
By 1968 she is one of the richest women in the world, ruler of a business empire stretching from Yorkshire to the glittering cities of America and the rugged vastness of Australia. But what is the price she has paid?
A Woman of Substance is as impossible to put down as it is to forget. This multi-million copy bestseller is truly a novel of our times.
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Emma Harte started her adult life alone and pregnant, and became one of the richest women in the world, a woman of substance indeed, but what price has she paid?Review:
‘An extravagant, absorbing novel of love, courage, ambition, war, death and passion.’
New York Times
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Book Description HarTorch, 2004. Book Condition: Very Good. Book has appearance of light use with no easily noticeable wear. Bookseller Inventory # G0091008077I4N00