The Promise

The Promise

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1900. Young pianist Catherine Wainwright flees the fashionable town of Dayton, Ohio in the wake of a terrible scandal. Heartbroken and facing destitution, she finds herself striking up correspondence with a childhood admirer, the recently widowed Oscar Williams. In desperation she agrees to marry him. But when Catherine travels to Oscar's farm on Galveston Island, Texas - a thousand miles from home - she finds she is little prepared for the life that awaits her.
Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2014]
Copyright Date: ©2014
ISBN: 9781629142364
1629142360
Characteristics: 309 pages ; 24 cm
Call Number: WEISGARBER, A

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Serendipity50
Jul 02, 2019

Another excellent book by Ann Weisgarber!

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Petuniax3
Mar 24, 2019

Have you heard the expression "There is not enough room for two women under the same roof"? You feel that tension in this story. But that's not all! There is guilt, shame, jealousy, heartache, love, and adjusting to becoming a step-parent. And then the true story of the worst disaster in American history. It's a real page turner

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