The Heiress of Winterwood

The Heiress of Winterwood

eBook - 2013
Average Rating:
Rate this:
Darbury, England, 1814Amelia Barrett gave her word. Keeping it could cost her everything. Amelia Barrett, heiress to an estate nestled in the English moors, defies family expectations and promises to raise her dying friend's baby. She'll risk everything to keep her word-even to the point of proposing to the child's father-a sea captain she's never met. When the child vanishes with little more than an ominous ransom note hinting at her whereabouts, Amelia and Graham are driven to test the boundaries of their love for this little one. Amelia's detailed plans would normally see her through any trial, but now, desperate and shaken, she's forced to examine her soul and face her one weakness: pride. Graham's strength and self-control have served him well and earned him much respect, but chasing perfection has kept him a prisoner of his own discipline. And away from the family he has sworn to love and protect. Both must learn to have faith and relinquish control so they can embrace the future ahead of them.
Publisher: [United States] : Thomas Nelson, Incorporated, 2013.
Characteristics: 1 online resource
text file
Additional Contributors: hoopla digital


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment
Jul 07, 2017

Read it in one sitting! I would recommend this to others.

May 23, 2016

I usually don't like Christian historical fiction, but this one wasn't bad. I hadn't read anything of Ladd's before so I was happy that for once I could get through a Christian book. Also, I really dislike male POV in this genre, but Ladd did a pretty good job. I found the climax a bit too drawn out, and also, the romance wasn't quite built up enough. However, I liked the characters and the plot. Overall, I recommend it for people who like Christian historical fiction because it is one of the better ones out there.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further


Subject Headings


Find it at VPL

To Top