Driving to a fancy-dress party, Cassie Johns gives a lift to a man wearing an RAF uniform - ready for the party Cassie assumes. Cassie becomes obsessed by Jack Hunter, a pilot whose plane had crashed in 1944, but whose long-ago love for a girl at Deer's Leap makes him unable to rest in peace.
A present-day love story which springs from a tragic wartime romance ...It is the 1990s. Cassie Johns is a young, lovely writer on the threshold of success after a less-than-silver-spooned girlhood. Driving through glorious countryside to a fancy-dress party in the Vale of Boland, she gives a lift to a mysteriously attractive man wearing the uniform of an RAF pilot: ready for the party Cassie assumes. But in the evening there is no sign of the airman. Cassie -- hitherto rational, sceptical, a woman of her times -- becomes obsessed by Jack Hunter, a pilot whose plane had crashed in 1944, but whose long-ago love for a girl at Deer's Leap makes him unable to rest in peace. Cassie's love for the dead hero takes her into an unknown war-torn past, where old passion burns and becomes entwined with new.
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Praise for Elizabeth Elgin's previous novels: 'Unforgettable characters.' Daily Express 'A poignant, powerful saga that will stay in your memory long after you've read it.' Woman & Home 'Rich and vibrant blockbuster of a novel, brimming with drama and romance.' Manchester Evening News
About Elizabeth Elgin
Elizabeth Elgin served in the WRNS during the Second World War and met her husband on board a submarine depot ship. A keen gardener, she has two daughters and five grandsons.
One Summer at Deer's Leap by Elizabeth Elgin
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