April, 1919. Six months have passed since the
armistice that ended the Great War. But new battles face those who have
Only twenty-three, former soldier Riley Purefoy and
his bride, Nadine Waveney, have their whole lives ahead of them. But Riley’s
injuries from the war have created awkward tensions between the couple, scars
that threaten to shatter their marriage before it has truly begun.
Peter and Julia Locke are facing their own trauma.
Peter has become a recluse, losing himself in drink to forget the horrors of
the war. Desperate to reach her husband, Julia tries to soothe his bitterness,
but their future together is uncertain.
Drawn together in the aftermath of the war, the
couples become tightly intertwined. Haunted by loss, guilt, and dark memories,
contending with uncertainty, anger, and pain, they are left with the question:
is love strong enough to help them move forward?
The incandescent follow up to the international
bestseller My Dear I Want to Tell You,
The Heroes’ Welcome is a powerful and intimate novel chronicling the
turbulence of 1919—a year of perilous beginnings, disturbing realities, and
glimmerings of hope. Download and start listening now!