About this book
A saga set in a nineteenth century mill town, following the fortunes of the Gibson family. Anna Jacobs previous books include "Salem Street, High Street, Ridge Hill" and "Hallam Square".
When mill-owner Frederick Hallam dies in 1860, his widow Annie plans to build Spinners Lake, a project that will keep her from destitution. But then artist Tian Gilchrist walks into her life, awakening disturbing memories. Can Annie love another man the way she loved Frederick?