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 was once crippled within the warfare and now lives as a recluse. Drawn jointly by way of 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 involved Rebecca as a toddler 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 ahead of she died, she cast a robust reference to Johnny. Does her ghost nonetheless forged a shadow over the island’s population? what's her unfinished enterprise and what's she attempting to converse to Rebecca and Johnny? Or is it Rebecca who's attempting to converse whatever, pushed by way of her personal desire for closure?
this can be a poignant, uplifting novel in regards to the lives we go away in the back of, our everlasting quest for romance, and the solutions we search whilst our religion is shaken.
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