A gripping and poignant love story set in a remote village in the
Scottish Highlands at the end of the Second World War. 'the only
fault I can find with this book is that I've already finished it'
Jodi Picoult 'truly enthralling' Scotsman 'breathtaking' Harper's
Bazaar 1945. After disgracing themselves at a high society party,
spoilt young Philadelphia socialites Maddie and Ellis Hyde are cut
off from the family without a penny. Ellis decides their salvation
will be to hunt down the Loch Ness Monster, a venture his father
very publicly failed at. So, oblivious to WW2 raging around them,
they make their way to the Scottish Highlands, where Maddie has to
face reality and decide just who the real monsters are.