Inspired by true events, The Girl Who Came Home is
the poignant story of a group of Irish emigrants aboard RMS Titanic—a
seamless blend of fact and fiction that explores the tragedy’s impact and its
lasting repercussions on survivors and their descendants.
Ireland, 1912. Fourteen members of a small village set sail
on RMS Titanic, hoping to find a better life in America. For
seventeen-year-old Maggie Murphy, the journey is bittersweet. Though her future
lies in an unknown new place, her heart remains in Ireland with Séamus, the
sweetheart she left behind. When disaster strikes, Maggie is one of the lucky
few passengers in steerage who survives. Waking up alone in a New York
hospital, she vows never to speak of the terror and panic of that terrible
night ever again.
Chicago, 1982. Adrift after the death of her father, Grace
Butler struggles to decide what comes next. When her Great Nana Maggie shares
the painful secret she harbored for almost a lifetime about the Titanic, the revelation gives Grace new
direction—and leads her and Maggie to unexpected reunions with those they
thought lost long ago. Download and start listening now!