Bold and fearless, Nina Markova risks everything to join the legendary Night Witches, an all-female night bomber regiment wreaking havoc on the invading Germans. When she is stranded behind enemy lines, Nina becomes the prey of a lethal Nazi murderess known as the Huntress, and only Nina's bravery and cunning will keep her alive.
Transformed by the horrors he witnessed, British war correspondent Ian Graham has become a Nazi hunter. Yet one target eludes him: a vicious predator known as the Huntress. To find her, he joins forces with the only witness to escape the Huntress alive: Nina. But a shared secret could derail their mission unless Ian and Nina force themselves to confront it.
In post-war Boston, Jordan McBride is determined to become a photographer. When her long-widowed father unexpectedly comes home with a new fiancée, Jordan is thrilled. But there is something disconcerting about the soft-spoken German widow. Jordan begins to delve into her new stepmother's past — only to discover that there are mysteries buried deep in her family that may threaten all Jordan holds dear.
In this heart-wrenching story, Kate Quinn illuminates the consequences of war on individual lives, and the price we pay to seek justice and truth.