(From the publisher):
Lily Golightly has been married for just seven days -- and now she is alone. Her newly married husband, Patrick, has set sail for New York to take up a position in his uncle's firm, and she is eagerly awaiting a summons to join him.
But Patrick has succumbed to gold fever and the California Gold-rush, and Lily doesn't figure in his plans.
But she is determined to share his adventure and, together with her housemaid, Lily embarks on a perilous journey of hardship and deprivation, of pain, and love and loss, and the bitterness of betrayal... The price of her eventual happiness proves very high indeed.
Original title: Lily Golightly
Genre: Fiction→ Historical→ North America→ Pioneering & Westward Movement
Fiction→ Adventure→ Women