Published by: Belvedere Publishing
Wales between the wars, a place of poverty and a world full of anguish. Yet, there is hope; within family, within community and most of all in the brave heart of one young girl.
Set in the lush Dulais Valley; Carrie is fated to a life of hardship and sorrow, but she grows stronger as she is forced to become a woman before her time. The hand she is dealt becomes a challenge and she refuses to surrender.
This heart wrenching, 'coming of age' story depicts one young woman's spiritual and emotional journey as she struggles against all odds to find her rightful place and make a life for herself. An engaging tale played out against a tangled web of traumatic and life affirming experiences, which shape her into a woman never to be forgotten.