Publisher: OakTara (February 12, 2014)
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What if you happen to have been compelled to marry a person you slightly knew? London, 1864. Any hopes eighteen-year-old Katherine Elizabeth Brady as soon as had are actually long gone. She's heard the terrible stories approximately Newgate, the main infamous of all prisons. by no means in her wildest desires may possibly she have imagined herself being locked up there...until she was once falsely accused of stealing. Now she stocks a communal phone with twenty-five different males, ladies, and youngsters, with out wish of unlock. After his mom and dad have been killed in a hearth, younger James Patrick Murphy used to be left to fend for himself. He did his most sensible to work flat out and earn his retain, yet was once stuck stealing bread and cheese. That one hungry, determined act landed him in Newgate. the opposite prisoners there look terrified of "Big Red," as a few name him. Rumors of his viciousness abound. yet one younger girl turns out to work out via to his center. Then the prisoners are given "the privilege" of being transported to Botany Bay in Australia to complete their servitude and begin a brand new lifestyles. yet there is a capture to this freedom from the bars of Newgate: all unmarried ladies needs to marry prior to departing for the rugged frontier. And love has not anything to do with it. A compelling tale of probability and treachery, love and desire.