No Ocean Too Wide

No Ocean Too Wide

A Novel

Book - 2019
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"When Laura McAllister, a young lady's maid, learns her three siblings have been taken from their mother and emigrated to Canada without her mother's knowledge, Laura determines to search for them and reunite the family. But lack of funds and resistance from authorities push her to use a false name and take a position with a child emigration society to gain passage to Canada. Andrew Frasier, a wealthy young lawyer, is surprised to see his mother's former lady's maid on board ship escorting a group of child immigrants, especially when she uses a different name. Laura eventually convinces Andrew to help her search for her siblings and uncover the truth about the treatment of British Home Children. Romantic feelings grow between this unlikely couple, and though they have different backgrounds, they share a growing faith and desire to seek justice and relief for the children who are mistreated."--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Multnomah, 2019.
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2019.
ISBN: 9780525652939
Characteristics: 354 pages ;,19 cm.
Alternative Title: No ocean too wide.

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737knox
Sep 24, 2019

Read this book in one sitting. Couldn't wait to see what happened. Recommend 100 percent.

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Cgallow
Aug 06, 2019

Loved this book! It was an easy read and very captivating. I had a hard time putting it down. I knew nothing about the history of the orphans brought to Canada in the late 1800 and early 1900's. I look forward to the second book coming out in 2020.

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