The Maiden of Mayfair (#01 in Tales Of London Series)
A London orphanage is the only home Sarah has ever known. When a wealthy widow engages her as a live-in companion, everything changes. Will her employer's secret destroy her new life or will they discover a bond stronger than blood?...
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A London orphanage is the only home Sarah has ever known. When a wealthy widow engages her as a live-in companion, everything changes. Will her employer's secret destroy her new life or will they discover a bond stronger than blood?
This heartwarming Victorian rags-to-riches story puts orphan Sarah Matthews into a posh Berkeley Square home. Tales of London book 1.
Her new life seems like a dream come true...but will she ever truly belong? An orphanage in the slums of London is the only home young Sarah Matthews has ever known. but she is suddenly whisked away from poverty to live as a wealthy widow's ward in the prestigious Mayfair district of the city. Sarah can't fathom why this elderly woman, a stranger to her, would desire her company, but Dorothea Blake has reasons she isn't willing to reveal. As Sarah blossoms into a young woman, the secret Mrs. Blake harbors threatens to break her heart and make both of them outcasts among London's social elite. When a visitor to the Blake mansion unknowingly stumbles upon the truth, he puts Sarah at risk of losing all that has become dear to her, including the recent attention of a handsome new curate who has captured her vulnerable heart. Will the mystery of Sarah's birth remain buried forever?
In 1871, an orphanage in the slums of London is the only home 13-year-old Sarah Matthews has ever known. Her whole world is turned upside-down when an embittered widow, Dorthia Blake, seeks her out as a live-in companion. But Blake has reasons for adopting Sarah beyond what others know, and it is only through the unwavering love of a servant woman that Sarah can find God's love and a bond stronger than blood.
Lawana Blackwell is a full-time writer and the author of the the bestselling GRESHAM CHRONICLES series. A writing course at Louisiana State University rekindled her dream of writing, then she learned the craft of writing fiction under bestselling author Gilbert Morris. She and her husband live in Louisiana and have three sons.