The Longest JourneyBook - 2010 | 1st world ed.
A Scottish historical saga of exile, disaster, secrets . . . and love - The Scottish Highlands, 1848 . Mary-Ann Macgregor's life is full of quiet contentment with her husband Ewan. But when her son Davey befriends a new arrival to the village, Janet, he sets in a motion a disastrous chain of events. Harshly punished for a minor crime, Ewan and Davey are sentenced to exile in Australia. Mary-Ann is determined to keep her family together, but her past is catching up with her, and soon her children will know the secret she has tried so hard to keep . . .