By Jojo Moyes
Look out for Jojo’s new book, Paris for One and different Stories, coming October 18, 2016.
From the #1 New York Times bestselling writer of Me sooner than You, After You, and One Plus One, in an previous paintings on hand within the U.S. for the 1st time, a post-WWII tale of the battle brides who crossed the seas via the hundreds of thousands to stand their unknown futures.
1946. international warfare II has ended and world wide, younger ladies are commencing to satisfy the guarantees made to the boys they wed in wartime.
In Sydney, Australia, 4 ladies subscribe to 650 different struggle brides on a rare voyage to England—aboard HMS Victoria, which nonetheless contains not only palms and airplane yet 1000 naval officials. ideas are strictly enforced, from the plane carrier’s captain right down to the lowliest younger deckhand. however the males and the brides will locate their lives intertwined regardless of the Navy’s ironclad sanctions. And for Frances Mackenzie, the complex younger lady whose prior comes again to hang-out her faraway from domestic, the adventure will swap her existence in methods she by no means may have predicted—forever.