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Publisher's Summary

The heart-breaking and unforgettable new novel from Nikola Scott about two women born decades apart caught up in dark secrets. Perfect for readers of Dinah Jefferies and Kate Morton.

August 1939

At peaceful Summerhill, orphaned Maddy hides from the world and the rumours of war. Then her adored sister Georgina returns from a long trip with a new friend, the handsome Victor. Maddy fears that Victor is not all he seems, but she has no idea just what kind of danger has come into their lives....

Today

Chloe is newly pregnant. This should be a joyful time, but she is fearful for the future, despite her husband's devotion. When chance takes her to Summerhill, she's drawn into the mystery of what happened there decades before. And the past reaches out to touch her in ways that could change everything....

©2018 Nikola Scott (P)2018 Headline Publishing Group Ltd

Critic Reviews

"The perfect summer read." (Liz Trenow)

"I loved this touching exploration of love and its capacity for consolation and destruction...compelling and satisfying. It was beautifully written." (Judith Lennox)

"A well-written, intriguing read full of family secrets... Brilliant." (Fabulous)

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A awesome find

I loved this book! It popped up as a recommendation and wasn't too share if it would something I would be interested in. But I honestly couldn't stop listening too it. The ended is done so well. One of my favorites books!

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  • 17-07-2020

All seemed to end very suddenly !!!

I enjoyed the book but was a little disappointed that everything seemed to suddenly end very quickly, simply and easily !!!!!

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  • janice g.
  • 16-03-2019

Good listen.

Excellent book could not stop listening the narrator took me to two era's and she made each character come alive.

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