About this book
An engrossing novel with 2 narrative strands, one in contemporary London and one set in the 1930s about English debutantes in Germany, falling in love with Nazis. Rachel Johnson is the well-known journalist and author, former editor of "The Lady", and sister of Boris.
Munich, 1936. She doesn't know it, but eighteen-year old Daphne Linden has a seat in the front row of history. Along with her best friend, Betsy Barton-Hill, and a whole bevy of other young English upper-class girls, Daphne is in Bavaria to improve her German, to go to the Opera, to be 'finished'.