Pride of Place is a warm-hearted, powerful saga set in the Black Country in the 1920s from Judith Glover, the author of Minerva Lane and The Stallion Man.
From the outside, they look like a perfect couple: beautiful, intelligent and cultured, Vanessa seems an ideal wife for Roland Antrobus, a man fifteen years her senior who runs a small art gallery in Wolverhampton.
Yet both have their secrets. And the fa ade starts to crumble when Vanessa meets the persuasive, charming Larret Fitzgerald, fiance of her spoilt half-sister Sybil. Vanessa finds she has placed her happiness in jeopardy and started a chain of events which dramatically alters her future...
Set against an evocative and nostalgic portrait of the Black Country in the 1920s, Pride of Place is an intriguing, romantic saga from Judith Glover, author of Minerva Lane.