Reluctant Heiress
Dilly Court, Read by Annie Aldington

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Narrated By: Annie Aldington

Duration: 11 hours and 14 minutes

What to expect

The brand-new unforgettable romance saga from the No.1 bestselling author

Taking deep breaths of the cold city air, Katherine whispered, ‘This isn’t the London I know.’

East-End London, 1858.
 
In London's twisting streets, it's hard to tell friend from foe. And for Katherine Martin, arriving back in London after years away, the city is far crueller than she remembers.
 
Her eyes opened to the plight of London's poor, Kate is determined to do what she can to help – even if it means defying her parents.
 
In secret, she opens a soup kitchen. But there is a world of criminals within London's poorest alleys. Catching the notice of Harry Trader and his gang, Kate is out of her depth. Until she begins to discover that her true enemies might not be who she thought…

The Sunday Times No.2 bestseller for the w/e 06/02/2021

Genre

Historical romance, Romance: wholesome, Historical fiction, Family life fiction, Generational sagas

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Praise for Dilly Court:

‘Feisty female characters to fall in love with in a spirited, adventurous novel’ Sunday Express

‘Dilly Court’s latest novel is another page-turner that will keep you gripped to the end – 5 stars’ The People’s Friend

‘As always Dilly keeps you absorbed right to the end’ Choice

‘A rollicking, fast-paced adventure with a hint of romance!’ My Weekly

‘Spellbinding . . . you just keep turning the pages’ Daily Mail

‘A fast-paced, riveting read’ Sunday Express

‘A heart-warming, fast-paced story that will keep you gripped till the end’ The People’s Friend

‘Feisty female characters to fall in love with in a spirited, adventurous novel’ Sunday Express

‘Atmospheric, vivid and compelling’ My Weekly

‘An excellent, well-researched read’ People’s Friend

‘Perfect for Downton Abbey fans … heart-tugging’ Peterborough Telegraph