This novel is an intense family drama ranging from the start to the end of the Second World War in British Malaya. At its centre is Victoria Khoo, the pampered daughter of a wealthy Straits Chinese, who has to put aside her dreams of romance to cope with the nitty gritty of staying alive and protecting her loved ones. A tale of love, loss, intrigue and suspense. 598 pages.
Published by Monsoon, Singapore, 2013
Condition: Very Good Paperback. The book has spotting on the text block and page edges.