Tess used to be happy with her lot: she lives in the idyllic
Irish coastal village, Avalon, with her teenage son, Zach, and
nine-year-old Kitty, and works in the local antiques shop. Her only
regret in life is that everything went so horribly wrong with her
first love. Then her marriage falls apart and her first love
returns to Avalon.
Suki, Tess''s sister, fled Ireland years ago to marry politician
Kyle Richardon, but when Suki discovers that a biographer is
planning to tell all, there is only one place she can go to ensure
that her secrets stay hidden.
Danae is the village postmistress in Avalon and she''s worked
very hard to make sure nobody knows where she came from or who she
is. Her past is her business and that''s the way she would like to
In Galway, Mara sits with a smile glued to her face at a
wedding. She only wants to ask the groom one thing: why did he tell
her he loved her? Needing to put her past behind her, Mara packs up
her life and gets ready for a fresh start.
Can these four women lay their pasts to rest? Or do they need to
look back before they can begin to live for the future?