The gripping new Second World War novel from Sunday Times Top Ten bestselling author of While We're Apart.
1942 -- England is at war.
After surviving a bomb raid in Bethnal Green tube station, Doreen can't stop reliving the trauma, and leaves her office job in London.
On the south coast, Ivy has been billeted with Doris, a cantankerous woman who is making Ivy's life a misery. When she escapes an explosion at the munitions factory, the nightmares won't go away.
Peggy Reilly invites both women to stay at Beach View Boarding House in Cliffehaven, in the hope that they can heal.
But will they be able to help each other through the hardships of war?