Orphaned at age fifteen, Cissie Brodie eludes the poorhouse and manages to keep her family of nine brothers and sisters together. Cissie is raped by a young nobleman and bears his illegitimate child yet maintains her independence.
One of a series of books about Mary Ann Shaugnessy; follows: LIFE AND MARY ANN. Mary Ann is engaged to be married with the wedding set for 5 week's time. There is much to be done, and many problems and family storms to resolve before then.
Until 1775, the Haidas were a proud and cultured people. With the coming of the white man came change, and within one hundred and fifty years the Haida culture was gone, its people reduced to a handful. Tells the history of these proud people.
One of the Rainwood family novels. Mirabel Rainwood's granddaughter's career as a musician is ended by a tragic car accident. She goes to live with Christine Rainwood where she discovers that there is much to be grateful for in life.