Two children - one poor, one wealthy - escape from the privations of nineteenth-century Hull to make their fortune in London
Valerie Wood was born in Yorkshire, where she still lives. Her
first novel, The Hungry Tide, was the winner of the
Catherine Cookson Prize for Fiction. All her novels are available
from Corgi books.
Find out more about Valerie Wood's novels by visiting her website at www.valeriewood.co.uk.