Ben worked quickly and tirelessly to get each and every guest and servant out as the flames licked up the sides of the boarding house and thick smoke bellowed from inside the house. People began to gather outside, joining the boarding house guests who were huddled in their night clothes, confused and upset. Molly stood with them, frightened and worried. She had not seen Ben for over half an hour.
The book follows the story of Molly who is sentenced to seven years imprisonment to Australia in 1840. She arrives at the gold town ofecoming one of Australia's wealthiest women and finds happiness along the way.
About the Author
This is the eighth novel by this author. Mazi is a 75 yr old woman who loves to write about strong female characters. She cares for her husband who has Parkinson,s disease and her family of one dog, Albert and three Birman cats. She lives in the country area outside of Melbourne.