When an American war correspondent's murder is concealed by British authorities, Maisie Dobbs agrees to work with an agent
of the US Department of Justice to help an old friend discover the truth. With German bombs raining down on London, Maisie
is torn between the demands of solving this dangerous case and the need to protect her young evacuee. And what will happen
when she faces losing her dearest friend and the possibility that she might be falling in love again?