The Dust that Falls from Dreams

Louis de Bernières

A return to the epic romance, heroism, historical past and heat and eccentric solid of characters that made CAPTAIN CORELLI’S MANDOLIN such a unprecedented hit (2.5 million copies offered).

Within the transient golden years earlier than the outbreak of World Warfare I, Rosie McCosh and her three very totally different sisters are rising up in an eccentric family in Kent, with their neighbours the Pitt boys on one facet and the Pendennis boys on the opposite. However their days of childhood journey are shadowed by the method of the battle that may engulf them on the cusp of maturity.

When the boys find yourself scattered alongside the Western Entrance, Rosie is left confused by her love for 2 younger males – one an infantry soldier and one a flying ace. Can she, and her sisters, construct new lives out of the alternatives and devastations that observe the Nice Warfare?