- ISBN 9780747242192 / 0747242194
- Title Legacy of Sins
- Author Anne Baker
- Category Modern & Contemporary Fiction (post C 1945)
- Format Paperback
- Year 1993
- Pages 608
- Publisher Headline Publishing Group
- Imprint Headline Book Publishing
- Language English
- Dimensions 133mm x 38mm x 177mm
Our heroine must face up to the secrets of her mother's past to find love and happiness in this evocative Merseyside saga from bestselling author Anne Baker
'Your mother was a naughty girl. She sinned.' Aunt Maud's cruel words shock Rosie Quest, but they also explain the hostility that surrounds her on the run-down Wirral farm: no wonder her aunt resents having had to take in an illegitimate child. It's quite a relief to escape to her job at Shearing's garment factory, even though Beatrice Shearing is a tough employer. But when Rosie catches the eye of Ben Shearing, Beatrice is having none of it: her son is too good for a factory girl. When she fails to halt the romance by conventional methods, Beatrice resolves to try more drastic tactics, even if that means uncovering secrets best left buried...
Anne Baker trained as a nurse in Birkenhead, and now lives with her husband on a sheep farm in Wales.