Book Reviews of A Daughter's Promise

A Daughter's Promise
A Daughter's Promise
Author: Julie Ellis
ISBN-13: 9780821728062
ISBN-10: 0821728067
Publication Date: 11/1/1989
Pages: 637
Edition: Reprint
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.

4.2 stars, based on 3 ratings
Publisher: Zebra Books
Book Type: Paperback
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it was very good book, i read a long time ago.
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When Jacob Roth is falsely accused of the rape and murder of a young girl in the small Georgia town of Magnolia, he is dragged from the jail and lynched by the KKK.His teenaged daughters, Laura and Iris are forced to leave town by the bigoted residents who are under the influence of Judge Slocum who presided at Jacobs mockery of a trial.The two girls flee to New York where they take menial jobs and live a hand-to mouth existence. Iris is determined to have a life filled with glamour and wealth while Laura is equally determined to become a lawyer so as to be able to clear her fathers name.. Iris heads for Hollywood and a brief career as a silent movie star while Laura meets and marries a young lawyer who helps her in her quest for a law degree. Iris eventually marries a member of the British nobility for his title and money, while Laura becomes a real estate tycoon.
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this was my first by this author but will be looking for more held my interest to the end..