Thanks to her hapless father, Nettie Carroll has had to grow up quickly. While Nettie is sewing night and day to keep food on the table, her gullible father has trusted the wrong man again. Left with virtually nothing but the clothes they’re wearing, he’s convinced their only hope lies across the English Channel in France. But even away from home, trouble follows them, and with their enemies drawing closer, can Nettie find the courage to trust in herself and pave the way for a brighter future? Another brilliant read from the bestselling author.