Howard, Audrey Painted Highway

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Painted Highway

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They are as different as two sisters can be.



Vibrant and headstrong, Ally Pearce loves working on the Edith, her family's narrowboat, proving she's the equal of any man on the Leeds to Liverpool canal. Betsy, delicate, calculating and sensuously beautiful, wants only to become a 'lady' - and will use the most unladylike means to become one.



When Dr Tom Hartley enters the sister's lives after a tragic accident both are attracted to him - but for very different reasons.



Tom seems blind to Betsy's ruthlessness. Ally is devastated when her sister announces that they are to be married. Then Betsy disappears to pursue a better prospect and Tom and Ally realise it's their chance to put the past behind them and make a fresh start.



But will it be with each other?

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It's always time for celebration when Audrey Howard brings out a new title.
This is a most readable, initiative subject. A wonderful book to read at any time. Exciting, soothing and an ambience of wellbeing.

(Joan Stockdale, Bangor Chronicle.)

Her thousands of fans recognise the artistry of a true storyteller (Lancashire Life)

Among the dross that constitutes the Liverpool saga market for women, Howard's enjoyable 19th-century historical romance of crossed love shines out. (Daily Mail)

This saga is, like all of Audrey Howard's books, compelling and memorable...a joy to read (The Historical Novels Review on A Pla)

Poignant and well plotted, this is the book to curl up with to shut out troubles. (Woman's Realm on Beyond the Shining W)

A wonderful book to read at any time. Exciting, soothing and an ambience of wellbeing. (Joan Stockdale, Bangor Chronicle)

A timeless story of love and betrayal set on the waterways of the Pennines. (Huddersfield Daily Examiner on Pa)

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The Pennine waterways are the setting for Audrey Howard's spellbinding story of one girl's struggle to make her way in the world.

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