It’s 1969 and free-spirited artist Elin Morgan has left Wales for a sun-drenched Greek island. As she makes new friends and enjoys the laidback lifestyle, she writes all about it in her diary. But Elin’s carefree summer of love doesn’t last long, and her island experience ultimately leaves her with a shocking secret …
Twenty-two years later, Elin’s daughter Alexandra has inherited the diary and is reeling from its revelations. The discovery compels Alexandra to make her own journey to the same island, following in her mother’s footsteps. Once there, she sets about uncovering what really happened to Elin in that summer of ’69.
Perfect book for right now - chance to escape & dream of sunny Greek holidays
Just got this book & can’t wait to keep reading
A perfect read to escape with
I just loved this book, the setting, the characters and the story lines held me captive until I had finished it .
Two generations with ties to a beautiful Greek island, questions which need answers, a murder, and an unfinished love story make this the perfect read to escape with.
The story of Lexi who is mourning the recent loss of her mother Elin. With the help of her Nan (& a solicitor) she discovers a hidden side to Elin’s life. After reading her mother’s diary, Lexi travels to Greece to find out more.
The scenic descriptions make you feel like you are in sunny Greece and, coupled with the gripping storyline, is a blissful distraction from current times.