|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Farrar, Straus & Giroux|
| Imprint:||Sarah Crichton Books|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
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| Book Description: |
On her 16th birthday, Maggie Drum sets out from the grimy streets of her Scottish coalmining town to find a man of pride, independence and spirit fit enough to be her husband. She finds her man in Gillon Cameron, a tall fisherman from the Highlands, who will learn to go down into the mines yet refuse to settle for the grinding poverty of the coal miner's life. In a world that treats coal miners as little more than slaves, Maggie's steely determination and Gillon's abiding pride...