'Maria thought stowing away on a ship to follow the man she loves was a great idea - but sleeping in the cargo hold and fighting rats for food isn't at all what she bargained for, and that's before she reaches her destination: the desolate colonial outpost of Christmas Island.
'Now the man who was once her world won't even look at her. Perhaps she'd be better off swimming hundreds of miles home.
'It's time to lay the ghosts of their past to rest...or are some ghosts not dead at all?'
Source: Publisher's blurb.