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Jacobs, Anna.

The trader's sister / Anna Jacobs. - London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2012. - 308 pages ; 24 cm. - The traders ; bk. 2 . - Jacobs, Anna. Traders ; 2. Jacobs, Anna. Traders ; 02. The traders 2 .

Ismay Deagan has one wish in the world - to leave Ireland and join her brother, Bram, in Australia. However, her father has other ideas and orders her to marry their vicious neighbour Rory Flynn, even though she loathes him. But after Rory brutally attacks her Ismay realises she has to escape. So, disguising herself as an impoverished young widow, she sets sail for Australia, hoping to be reunited with her brother. When she meets Adam Treagar on the ship, she finally starts to believe her dreams of future happiness may come true. But before they even reach their destination they are flung into adventures in Suez, Ceylon and Singapore. Can Ismay tell Adam the truth about who she really is? What secrets is Adam himself hiding? And will Ismay's past catch up with her and threaten her new life in Australia, before it has even begun?

Ismay Deagan has one wish in the world - to leave Ireland and join her brother, Bram, in Australia. However, her father has other ideas and orders her to marry their vicious neighbour Rory Flynn, even though she loathes him. But after Rory brutally attacks her Ismay realises she has to escape. So, disguising herself as an impoverished young widow, she sets sail for Australia, hoping to be reunited with her brother. When she meets Adam Treagar on the ship, she finally starts to believe her dreams of future happiness may come true. But before they even reach their destination they are flung into adventures in Suez, Ceylon and Singapore. Can Ismay tell Adam the truth about who she really is? What secrets is Adam himself hiding? And will Ismay's past catch up with her and threaten her new life in Australia, before it has even begun?" --Publisher description.

9781444711288 (hbk.) 9781444731293 (pbk.)

GBB1E4703 bnb

015995852 Uk


Man-woman relationships--Fiction.
Families--Fiction.
Arranged marriage--Fiction.
English--Australia--Fiction.
Brothers and sisters--Fiction.
Voyages and travels--Fiction.


Romance fiction.
Historical romantic fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.

JAC