As the shadow of WWII falls on Liverpool, two young women fight to protect their families
Molly Keegan and Bernie O’Sullivan have been friends forever. As young girls they left Ireland seeking exciting new beginnings in Liverpool. Now, as young women, they are preparing to marry their sweethearts and looking forward to enjoying the lives they’ve worked so hard to build. But as Hitler’s armies advance across Europe, it seems as if all their dreams will be destroyed. Night after night, horrific bombing tears the city apart. Every day, Molly and Bernie struggle to feed their families. Every day, they fight to keep them safe. But both women know that their friendship, and love for their husbands and sons, will give them the strength to carry on and find happiness . . .