Gypsy - By Lesley Pearse

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Gypsy

Written by: Lesley Pearse
Category: Fiction
Genre: Historical Fiction, General

Book Details:

ISBN 10: 0718152840
ISBN 13: 9780718152840
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Michael Joseph Ltd
Date Published: United Kingdom, July 17th, 2008
Language: English
Edition:
Condition: Very Good
Appearance: The book is in very good condition with a sticker remnant on the front cover. The cover shows minimal signs of wear.

Synopsis:

When teenagers Beth and Sam Bolton are orphaned, their baby sister is taken into a new home and they decide to set sail for a new life too - in America. On board the steamer to New York, Beth and Sam meet charismatic gambler Theo and quick-witted Londoner Jack, and the four band together to seek their fortunes. Beth has always dreamed of playing her fiddle to large audiences...and finds herself doing so in the saloons, where she is a huge success and lovingly nicknamed Gypsy by her fans. But the foursome fall foul of local gangsters and flee to Canada, as word gets out that gold has been found in the Klondike. They embark on a dangerous and epic journey to reach the Yukon valley, trailing across snowy mountains and treacherous rapids. Who will break first? Theo, the handsome yet greedy bounder? Dreamy Sam, so easily influenced by money? Practical Jack, a man devoted to his friends? Or Beth, the woman with the gypsy in her soul, who cares more for music than gold?

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