´I loved the sultry sensuous feeling of being in Havana so much that reading about it makes me want to go there. A fascinating story with engaging themes´ Dinah Jefferies, #1 bestselling author of The Tea Planter´s Wife
Cuba, 1958. Elisa is only sixteen years old when she meets Duardo and she knows he´s the love of her life from the moment they first dance the rumba together in downtown Havana. But Duardo is a rebel, determined to fight in Castro´s army, and Elisa is forced to leave behind her homeland and rebuild her life in distant England. But how can she stop longing for the warmth of Havana, when the music of the rumba still calls to her?
England, 2012. Grace has a troubled relationship with her father, whom she blames for her beloved mother´s untimely death. And this year more than ever she could do with a shoulderto cry on - Grace´s career is in flux, she isn´t sure she wants the baby her husband is so desperate to have and, worst of all, she´s begun to develop feelings for their best friend Theo. Theo is a Cuban born magician but even he can´t make Grace´s problems disappear. Is the passion Grace feels for Theo enough to risk her family´s happiness?
From bestselling author Rosanna Ley comes an exotic tale of love, family and friendship set between England and Cuba.