23-year-old Dodie Wyatt thought she had escaped her turbulent past – then one night her peace is shattered when she chooses to help a man she finds stabbed in an alleyway.
With beautiful blue skies, sandy beaches and glorious sunshine, the Bahamas is a slice of heaven. But in 1943 the world is at war and even paradise isn’t safe.
On the other side of Nassau, wealthy diplomat’s wife Ella Stanford plays the role she has been born into, throwing herself into charitable work and charming her husband’s powerful friends. But she has secrets to keep – and those secrets put her life in danger.
When one of the richest men in the world is found dead, these two very different woman are drawn together. With the unstable island spiraling into violence, deceit, greed and death, Dodie and Ella have only each other to rely on as their lives are torn apart.