Time of Trial Author:Hester Burton Margaret Pargeter feared for her bookseller father who criticized too openly the desperate lot of London's poor. Her fears came true when he was imprisoned for publishing a fiery protest against such conditions. Margaret, left homeless, resentful, and for the first time in love, was faced with the double responsibility of making a new home and p... more »roving herself worthy of Robert's affection.
The struggle for freedom to speak the truth is as pertinent today as it is in this realistic story. It is a story of the integrity of human beings willing to stand for their beliefs.« less