Sisters Connie and Jenny Dalton have always taken it for granted that there will be food on the table and a roof over their heads. With war approaching, it looks like all the sister's dreams are to be snatched away.
Sisters Margaret and Annie lost their mother years ago, they long for her every day. Their protective and devout father keeps the girls close. But he can’t protect them all the time... When a scandal rocks this family unit to their core, the girls are forced to leave their home under a shadow of secrecy.
War time saga of three women who form a singing trio, the Sussex sisters, while their husbands are fighting overseas. When the husbands return, the women will need each other more than ever, since the men are different from the ones they waved off to war.
Soon Celestria is pulled along a trail of deception, masquerades and mirrors. It will lead her from her idyllic life on the English coast to the orange groves of Southern Italy. It will also lead her to love . . .
Behind the three families, two men are at work. One will do serious damage; the other will reunite a clan that goes all the way back to Ireland and to ancestors thrown ashore from the ships of the Spanish Armada.
Imagine a workplace where everyone chooses to bring energy, passion and a positive attitude to the job every day. In this engrossing parable, a fictional manager has the responsibility of turning a chronically unenthusiastic and unhelpful department into an effective team.
Humiliated, publicly shamed, destitute – Sydney hits rock bottom. There are two choices: give up or start over. Sydney realizes she must take life by the horns if she’s to revive her career and forge a new life she can be proud of.