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Suddenly left as the head of the family, Kitty McKenzie must find her inner strength to keep her family together against the odds.

Evicted from their resplendent home in the fashionable part of York after her parents’ deaths, Kitty must fight the legacy of bankruptcy and homelessness to secure a home for her and her siblings.

Through sheer willpower and determination she grabs opportunities with both hands from working on a clothes and rag stall in the market to creating a teashop for the wealthy. Her road to happiness is fraught with obstacles of hardship and despair, but she refuses to let her dream of a better life for her family die.

She soon learns that love and loyalty brings its own reward.

Praise for Kitty McKenzie -

"I found it hard to put this book down from beginning to end what a wonderful story. I felt like was there with them. Sad and happy moments all through the book wonderful." - Amazon Review

"Well written series that follows a young woman and her family over three generations. Believable saga with great descriptive writing and convincing portrayal of the different places in the settings of the three books." - Amazon Review

"Loved this Saga once I started reading couldn't put it down, got so into the story felt as if I new the characters and was part of the story wonderful detail about Australia brilliant read from start to finish would highly recommend!" - Amazon Review

About The Author

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Award winning & Amazon UK Bestseller AnneMarie Brear has been a life-long reader and started writing in 1997 when her children were small. She has a love of history, of grand old English houses and a fascination of what might have happened beyond their walls.

Her interests include reading, travelling, watching movies, spending time with family and eating chocolate - not always in that order! She is the author of historical family saga novels.

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