‘You weren’t called Clara last time’ said the boy. ‘Before. When we came…’
Clara can't remember the life she led before falling into a coma. Now, nothing is more important to her than her new life with the man she loves. She may not have a past, but her future looks bright.
Then she meets a young boy, Alfie, playing in the grounds of their home, and there is an instant bond between them. As a secretive friendship grows, the similarities between their pasts emerge, and Clara discovers just how inextricably her own future is linked, not just to Alfie’s, but to an event which happened centuries ago.
But what should Clara fear most – her past, or her future?