Following the death of her father, CeCe D'Apliese finds herself at breaking point. In desperation, she decides to flee England
and discover her past; the only clues she has are a photograph and the name of a woman pioneer who lived in Australia over
one hundred years ago. When CeCe finally reaches the Red Centre of Australia, she begins the search for her past. With help
from those she meets on her journey, CeCe begins to believe that this wild, vast continent could offer her a sense of belonging.