The yr is 1933. After a heart-wrenching betrayal by way of her married lover, Rebecca Landon leaves London for a tiny island within the Caribbean. There, she meets a colony of expatriates, together with the voluble Captain Cunningham and his spouse, Ellie, who have been the 1st white settlers at the isle. She additionally meets Johnny, a married former pilot who used to be crippled within the conflict and now lives as a recluse. Drawn jointly through their mutual ache and sorrow, he and Rebecca are quickly swept right into a passionate affair.
yet there’s another presence at the island: the spirit of Sibyl Jardine, a scandalous good looks who interested Rebecca as a baby and has left an unforgettable mark at the girl Rebecca has turn into. Mrs. Jardine additionally got here to this distant island to flee, and sooner than she died, she solid a strong reference to Johnny. Does her ghost nonetheless solid a shadow over the island’s population? what's her unfinished enterprise and what's she attempting to speak to Rebecca and Johnny? Or is it Rebecca who's attempting to speak anything, pushed through her personal desire for closure?
this can be a poignant, uplifting novel concerning the lives we go away in the back of, our everlasting quest for romance, and the solutions we search while our religion is shaken.
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