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A wonderfully evocative World War Two saga

Dare she risk her reputation?
When the orphaned Flora MacDonald escapes from a harsh reform school she falls - literally - into the arms of Andrew Stewart, a handsome sailor on shore leave. But their blossoming love is interrupted by the outbreak of the Second World War.

With Andrew away fighting, Flora finds herself in an impossible situation: alone and pregnant. Out of desperation, she travels to Andrew's country estate, but she doesn't know how kindly his well-to-do family will welcome her in. Will she find a home where she can raise a child?


This is a book that will make you laugh and make you cry

Sarah Millican

Formats & editions

  • Paperback


    June 15, 2017

    Ebury Press

    368 pages

    RRP $19.99

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  • EBook


    May 18, 2017

    Ebury Digital

    368 pages

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