Author(s): Chevalier, Tracy,
Date of Publication: 29/10/2020,
Pagination: 400 pages,
Imprint: The Borough Press,
Published By: HarperCollins Publishers,
Book Classification: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945), Historical fiction
Violet is 38.
The First World War took everything from her. Her brother, her fiance - and her future. She is now considered a 'surplus woman'.
But Violet is also fiercely independent and determined. Escaping her suffocating mother, she moves to Winchester to start a new life - a change that will require courage, resilience and acts of quiet rebellion.
And when whispers of another world war surface, she must live with a secret that could change everything...