Ada is a cripple trying to escape her mam's cruel grasp during World War II in London. When her brother is sent to the country to be safe, Ada takes her chance and jumps on the train with her brother Jamie. Together they embark on a journey to find freedom and love. Soon, the siblings' happily ever after takes a sour turn. Will nineteen shillings be all it takes to stand in the way of a happy family?
This is a historical fiction book. It is a "page turner" and will surely keep you reading no matter your genre preferences.