The Dilemma of Charlotte Farrow (Avenue of Dreams, Book 2) by Olivia Newport

By Olivia Newport

Charlotte Farrow, maid within the filthy rich Banning family on Chicago's opulent Prairie street, has stored her child boy a mystery from her employers for almost a yr. but if the girl who has been taking good care of her son without warning returns him, Charlotte needs to come to a decision no matter if to return fresh and face dismissal or continue her mystery whereas the Bannings come to a decision the child's destiny. Can she face the reality of her personal previous and open her center to a way forward for her personal? Or will life's tragedies ensure the longer term for her?

This compelling tale set opposed to the glittering backdrop of the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition captures the strain among the rich type and the hardworking servants who made their lives cozy. writer Olivia Newport expertly portays social periods whereas making a tale of braveness, power, and soft romance

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