new book:
A Heart Left Behind

Caught up in a web of secret love, blackmail, and espionage in the build-up to World War II, a mother faces a terrible dilemma. Visiting Nazi Germany, New Yorker, Orla von Hertzberg, sees a country which appears to reflect the claims of her German relatives. Back home, she finds herself hiding a secret which threatens to destroy her happiness if it is ever revealed, and so she is relieved when her husband is posted to Berlin. Finally discovering the harsh reality of Hitler's regime, Orla wants to leave. However, her compromised past will force her to undertake a life-threatening task to try and save not just herself but also her son.