A Woman of Substance
Barbara Taylor Bradford
Emma Harte started her adult life alone and pregnant, and became one of the richest women in the world, a woman of substance indeed, but what price has she paid?In 1905 a young kitchen maid leaves Fairley Hall. Emma Harte is sixteen, single and pregnant.By 1968 she is one of the richest women in the world, ruler of a business empire stretching from Yorkshire to the glittering cities of America and the rugged vastness of Australia. But what is the price she has paid?A Woman of Substance is as impossible to put down as it is to forget.