By Charles Todd
From New York Times bestselling writer Charles Todd comes a haunting story that explores the influence of global battle I on all who witnessed it—officers, infantrymen, medical professionals, and battlefield nurses like Bess Crawford.
Though the good warfare is nearing its finish, the struggling with rages on. whereas looking ahead to delivery again to her publish, Bess Crawford meets Captain Alan Travis from the island of Barbados. Later, whilst he’s introduced into her ahead relief 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 wondered. nonetheless, Bess wonders how such an skilled officer may be so incorrect.
On depart in England, Bess unearths the Captain strapped to his mattress in a health facility for mind accidents. Horrified by way of his situation, Bess and Sergeant significant Simon Brandon commute to James Travis’s domestic in Suffolk, to benefit extra concerning the baffling dating among those cousins.
Her seek will lead this shrewdpermanent, able, and compassionate younger lady into unforeseen hazard, and produce her nose to nose with the seen and invisible wounds of battle that now not even the much-longed for peace can heal.
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