When her father is falsely accused of theft and loses his job, the Gladstone family’s cruel landlord turfs them out onto the cold London streets — all except for 8-year-old Lily. Snatching Lily up as his new housemaid, Edmund Walker tears her from her family. As the years pass, Mr Walker’s cruel ways know no bounds, but there is one glimmer of hope in Lily’s otherwise dark world; the boy who says he’ll come back for her.Will her saviour ever return? Or will Lily be left to fight for her own survival?
A powerful family is brought to ruin, the consequences unforeseen and irreparable. The trouble begins with King Minos who asks