with great beauty and wealth, Emily Armstrong had the highest privileges that
youth can bestow. But all that is behind her now. Pregnant and abandoned by the
man she loved, she struggles to survive in the slums of Philadelphia after the
never to be fooled by love again, she builds a new life as the mistress of a
boardinghouse, known for her morals, virtue, and strictly guarded heart. But
when a traveler from out West visits for the Centennial Exhibition and checks
into Emily’s lodging, something stirs within her. Rugged yet ever the
gentleman, this cowboy is nothing like the man who left her pregnant long ago.
Perhaps this time, love deserves a second chance.
sweeping saga that spans three generations, Woman’s Own is the story of
four Armstrong women: Emily, her two daughters, and her estranged mother, who
are seemingly cursed when it comes to love. In a time before women’s rights,
the Armstrong women challenge expectations and carve out a life of independence
and freedom on their own terms. Download and start listening now!