A new saga set during World War One from a well-loved storyteller.
For many years, Jane Shaw has had to cope with her mother's bad temper whilst caring for her beloved disabled brother. When he dies unexpectedly, Jane refuses to continue as her mother's unpaid servant and finds herself a job away from home looking after a young boy. It is there that she meets the dashing David Heron. But when war arrives, she signs up to serve in France as nurse, hoping both to help the wounded and to find a new life . . .