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By Charles Todd

From New York Times bestselling writer Charles Todd comes a haunting story that explores the effect of worldwide conflict I on all who witnessed it—officers, squaddies, medical professionals, and battlefield nurses like Bess Crawford.

Though the good battle is nearing its finish, the battling rages on. whereas awaiting shipping again to her publish, Bess Crawford meets Captain Alan Travis from the island of Barbados. Later, while he’s introduced into her ahead relief station disoriented from a head wound, Bess is alarmed that he believes his far away 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 wondered. nonetheless, Bess wonders how such an skilled officer might be so unsuitable.

On depart in England, Bess unearths the Captain strapped to his mattress in a health center for mind accidents. Horrified by means of his situation, Bess and Sergeant significant Simon Brandon commute to James Travis’s domestic in Suffolk, to profit extra concerning the baffling dating among those cousins.

Her seek will lead this clever, able, and compassionate younger girl into unforeseen probability, and convey her nose to nose with the seen and invisible wounds of conflict that now not even the much-longed for peace can heal.

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