The touching story of young Maggie Clare in the 1860s who arrives in a small Cornish fishing village to start a new life after a family tragedy. A heartwarming family saga set in Victorian era Cornwall.
When Maggie arrives in Polsinney Harbour she finds work on Rachel Tallack‘s farm, where Rachel’s fisherman son, Brice, starts to take an interest in the young woman.
Maggie’s hopes for the future are dashed when Rachel discovers her well-kept secret. Faced with disapproval from her neighbours, and Brice, Maggie finds herself all alone once more. But then a proposal that could solve all of her problems comes from a very unexpected source. Can Maggie find love and acceptance in Polsinney Harbour, and will the dangers of a cruel sea threaten her lasting happiness?
A heartwarming and gripping tale of courage and love in Victorian times, from the bestselling author of the much-loved Apple Tree Saga and Cast a Long Shadow.