autumn of 1941, rumors of war whisper through Rosey Corner. The town
practically vibrates in anticipation, as if it is holding its breath. But for
Kate Merritt, it seems life is letting out a prolonged sigh. As Kate watches
her sister marry the man Kate has loved since she was fifteen, her heart is
silently breaking. And even the attentions of Jay Tanner, the handsome best
man, can’t draw her interest.
suddenly, Pearl Harbor changes everything. Kate’s friends are rushing to get
married before the boys go off to war. The newspapers talk of women making
airplanes and bombs. Everyone in town begins rolling bandages, planting victory
gardens, collecting scrap metal. Kate finds herself drawn to Jay in surprising
ways, and when he enlists she can hardly breathe worrying about him getting
killed. Could she truly be in love with him? And if she is, will she ever see
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