A gripping love story set during Kenya's Mau Mau uprising. Stepping off the boat in Mombasa, 18 year-old Rachel Fullsmith stands on Kenyan soil for the first time in six years. She has come home. When rumours of violence between the Mau Mau freedom fighters and British soldiers start to grow, she is faced with a terrible dilemma. Can she be her father's daughter, and be true to herself?