â€œA master class in family and political drama, in star-crossed love stories and in capturing the enormity of what home is.â€â€”NPRWhen Isabel Perez travels to Barcelona to save her sister Beatriz, she discovers a shocking family secret inÂ New York TimesÂ bestselling author Chanel Cleetonâ€™s new novel.Â Barcelona, 1964. Exiled from Cuba after the revolution, Isabel Perez has learned to guard her heart and protect her family at all costs. After Isabelâ€™s sister Beatriz disappears in Barcelona, Isabel goes to Spain in search of her. Joining forces with an unlikely ally thrusts Isabel into her sisterâ€™s dangerous world of espionage, but itâ€™s an unearthed piece of family history that transforms Isabelâ€™s life.Â Barcelona, 1936.Â Alicia Perez arrives in Barcelona after a difficult voyage from Cuba, her marriage in jeopardy and her young daughter Isabel in tow. Violence brews in Spain, the country on the brink of civil war, the rise of fascism threatening the world. When Cubans journey to Spain to join the International Brigades, Aliciaâ€™s past comes back to haunt her as she is unexpectedly reunited with the man who once held her heart.Â Alicia and Isabelâ€™s lives intertwine, and the past and present collide, as a mother and daughter are forced to choose between their familyâ€™s expectations and following their hearts.