This is a novel based on Gordon Finn's experiences as an evacuee during World War II but seen through the eyes of Francis Tenby who makes a discovery that alters the course of his life. It is the saga of the fictional lives and relationships of characters that Gordon created, based on people he knew in a foster home.
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