April 1937 and after four years away with many changes in Maisie Dobbs' life she is on the way back to England. But not being quite ready she stops off at Gibraltar. A country dealing with the effects of the Spanish Civil War and its refugees into the rock. It isn't long before Maisie literally stumbles over a dead body. But where will her investigations lead to.
Another enjoyable well-written but slow-paced story in this series