By Charles Todd
From New York Times bestselling writer Charles Todd comes a haunting story that explores the effect of global struggle I on all who witnessed it—officers, squaddies, medical professionals, and battlefield nurses like Bess Crawford.
Though the good conflict is nearing its finish, the combating rages on. whereas awaiting shipping again to her submit, Bess Crawford meets Captain Alan Travis from the island of Barbados. Later, whilst he’s introduced into her ahead reduction station disoriented from a head wound, Bess is alarmed that he believes his far-off English cousin, Lieutenant James Travis, shot him. Then the Captain is introduced again to the help station with a extra serious wound, once again angrily denouncing the Lieutenant as a killer. but if it seems that James Travis couldn’t have shot him, the Captain’s sanity is puzzled. nonetheless, Bess wonders how such an skilled officer should be so fallacious.
On depart in England, Bess unearths the Captain strapped to his mattress in a medical institution for mind accidents. Horrified by way of his , Bess and Sergeant significant Simon Brandon shuttle to James Travis’s domestic in Suffolk, to benefit extra concerning the baffling courting among those cousins.
Her seek will lead this shrewdpermanent, able, and compassionate younger lady into unforeseen possibility, and produce her nose to nose with the noticeable and invisible wounds of battle that no longer even the much-longed for peace can heal.
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