Isobel Barnes has always had a big crush on the boy next door. Alec Johnson is also secretly in love with her. But an innocent friendship between Isobel and his elderly uncle is considered a shame that his family cannot overlook. His mother moves the family away to avoid what she considers an insurmountable disgrace, which could only bring catastrophe to the family, and destroy her favourite son's future happiness. Set in Ghana (then the Gold Coast), circa 1920s to 1930s, this doomed love story is about to take an unusual twist. Isobel meets Harry and they get engaged before he leaves for England to study. Alec is broken-hearted when he hears the news. But Isobel breaks off her engagement to Harry when she gets word he's cheating on her. Alec returns to woo his girl in defiance of his family. His mother finally makes a pact with Alec that if Isobel really loves him and stays faithful until he can claim and marry her, the family will remove any objection and will let Alec marry the only woman he swears to love. He stays away for some weeks, causing Isobel to think Alec's abandoned her. When a plane ticket arrives asking her to join Harry abroad, Isobel seizes the chance to leave the country, rather than watch the love of her life marry another girl.School children up and down the country were required to join the Ghana Young Pioneers. The pledge of allegiance was made to ... At Ebenezer they only sang hymns from the Methodist hymn book at assemblies. But Ebenezer was a private anbsp;...
|Title||:||Meet Me Tonight|
|Publisher||:||Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency - 2014-07-15|