The second in the Polvellan Mysteries, a warm-hearted series set in contemporary Cornwall.
After she gives a talk about family history, Jess Trevanion is asked by downtrodden Morwenna Crocker to find the father she s never known. Jess uncovers secrets and shame in Morwenna s background, together with surprising and heartbreaking heroism.
Meanwhile, a fierce storm causes severe damage to the marina, and Jess and her almost-partner Tom help clear up the mess. But Jess is under pressure in her personal life, and more shocking revelations about her late husband cause tension between her and Tom