Africa’s secrets resurrect the despair physician assistant Anna Haas buried in America. Her pregnancy and the discovery of children bound by slavery in the cacao sector of the Côte d’Ivoire revive her childhood guilt. Her mother’s suicide claimed the lives of the two small sisters Anna had vowed to protect. Her failure to save them was unforgiveable. Her father’s unexpected visit intensifies the conflict as old wounds strain the relationship between Harry Walsh and son-in-law, Reed. In cramped quarters and primitive conditions, Anna’s husband and her father battle their long-standing enmity. A corrupt government threatens destroy the thriving mission and the lives of Anna and her friends if she interferes with the boys. By doing nothing, her past regrets and guilt will destroy her. The story weaves from past to present and across two continents as Anna fights for love, faith and redemption.
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