The house at the end of Hope Street finds young women in their time of need and takes them in. Each has 99 nights to use the wisdom bestowed by the house to turn her life around. Through the years it has offered refuge to a roster of women ranging from George Eliot to Beatrix Potter.
About the Author
Menna van Praag is a freelance writer, journalist, and Oxford graduate. She is the author of "Men, Money and Chocolate." She lives in Cambridge, England, with her husband and son.