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By Helen M. Macpherson

Sister Katherine Flynn is an Irish nun, despatched via her order to paintings within the Australian outback. Katherine is a prideful lady who initially joined her order to flee the disgrace of being left on the altar. She had discovered herself getting married basically simply because society dictated it for a tender girl her age, and he or she used to be no longer precisely heartbroken while it did not occur. but, her mom couldn't be consoled and talked of not anything other than the shame that she had delivered to the Flynn identify. So, she reveals nice reduction in escaping the chilly Victorian eire of 1872. Upon her arrival within the outback, she is thrust into the aftermath of a bad windstorm that has devastated the city, leaving demise and ache in its wake. She starts her paintings of tending to the fewer lucky households of the district and reveals nice pleasure in instructing the youngsters.

Catriona Pelham is a member of the quite prosperous farming gentry in the district. Her dating with the hardworking townspeople and its farmers is one in all real and mutual admire. The town's prosperous, in spite of the fact that, have ostracized her because of her unorthodox methods and refusal to comply to society's expectancies of a lady of the 1870's. Catriona reveals convenience within the friendship of the townspeople and farmers, yet at evening she pines for the sweetheart she misplaced some time past -her governess, Adele Cooper.

As a bond among Katherine and Catriona develops, Catriona unearths herself short of greater than friendship from the Irishwoman. besides the fact that, she fears pursuing her emotions lest they no longer be reciprocated. And so the adventure starts for those strong-willed girls. For Katherine it's a trip of self-discovery and of what lifestyles holds outdoors the cloistered partitions of the convent. For Catriona it really is bittersweet, as emotions she has saved hidden for years resurface in her starting to be curiosity in Katherine.

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