Star Hewitt has a secret. She wants it tucked aside with other remnants of her childhood, but some secrets refuse to be forgotten.
When her brother returns from the War another secret is added to the Hewitt household. James battles an unseen enemy, one who inflicts wounds on the entire family.
One dark day in 1947 their secrets collide. Star finds herself behind the barred windows of Westfield Estate Hospital. Revealing the truth will set her free, and means betraying James. As the opportunity to protect him slips away, her options become clear.
Loyalty ties Star to a reality of her own making but the knot securing her there is slipping. When she falls, will anyone remain to mend the broken pieces?