it's just not quite the one she had in mind. After the sudden death of her
mother, Anna realises she must live for the moment. Swapping hedge funds
for herbaceous borders, and shares for scented stocks, she leaves the city
to fulfil her dream of becoming a garden designer, a tribute to her
But on the eve of her sparkling new future she meets Xan. Their chance
encounter changes her world in more ways than she can have ever imagined -
enter baby Milly, nine months later. Juggling her new business with new
motherhood is a struggle, especially alone.
meanwhile, Anna's father has moved to London to escape his memories. He's
begun to act rather strangely. Then Anna unearths a long buried family
secret - and unwelcome news about the new man in her life. Skeletons tumble
from the closet and the past rears its ugly head. Suddenly nothing is as it
seems, past or present...