Secretly treasured memories of her eccentric grandmother’s Tuscan house are very special for Carrie Stowe; for not only do they recall the happy childhood summers before the Great War, they are her only escape from the suffocating routine of her life with Arthur, her repressive husband. When she unexpectedly inherits the house, Arthur, predictably, insists it be sold. But while disposing of the effects, Carrie is drawn to an enigmatic young man embarked on an ideological quest….
"Intriguing plot, well read"
Kim suddenly finds herself adrift in an expensive foreign city with a child to support. She's been trailing dutifully around the world with her unreliable husband Richard, an ex-army officer turned international businessman, but early one morning he is reported dead in a plane crash in the Indonesian jungle.