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by Holmes, Mary Jane

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TitleLena Rivers
Author / Responsible partyHolmes, Mary Jane
GenreDomestic fiction, Historical fiction
TopicsDomestic fiction, Historical fiction Domestic fiction General fiction
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


Acclaimed as Holmes greatest commercial success the charming heroine of this tale is Lena Rivers whose mother died when she was a baby. The father is unknown, and she is brought up by her grandparents in the New England mountains. When the grandfather dies, she and her grandmother are uprooted to live with her uncle in Kentucky. His wealthy wife and 3 spoiled children are not at all happy about taking in these poor relations and do all they can to make them feel unwelcome. Sometimes highly emotional, sometimes hilarious the characters in this good old-fashioned romance are captivating and will pull you in until the very satisfying end.

Additional Information

System control numberS15324
Original Print PublisherG. W. Dillingham, 1894
NarratorCeline Major
Narrator NameCeline Major
Participant or performer noteCeline Major
Narrators GenderFemale narrator