Whispers of HeavenLarge Print - 2001
After years of schooling in England, Jesmond Corbett returns to her family's estate along the coast of Tasmania. Betrothed since childhood to a wealthy neighbor, Jessie comes home determined to conform to the expectations of her family. But Jessie is not prepared for the mysterious stranger who works in the stables, a man with searing eyes who haunts her dreams and awakens passions she never new existed.Irishman Lucas Gallagher arrived on the island in chains, a convict sentenced to a lifetime of labor for the English gentry. For four years he has lived a dead man's existence, using every spare moment to plan his escape. But when he meets Jessie, she touches his cold, angry heart. And although their love has no future, he finds himself unable to deny the longings that threaten to destroy what may be his last chance to reach for freedom.
Publisher: Rockland, Mass. : Wheeler Pub., c2001
Edition: Large print ed. --
Branch Call Number: LP FIC Proct 3558ad 1
Characteristics: 512 p. --