A dramatic, sweeping love story set during World War II in Melbourne and Shanghai, inspired by a true story.
Mirabel, a seventeen-year-old Australian-born Chinese girl, falls in love with a handsome Chinese soldier stationed in Melbourne during World War II. When their affair is discovered, and JJ is posted back to China, Mirabel decides to follow him to Shanghai.
But China is in the throes of civil war and the Communist army is advancing…
Will Mirabel find JJ before it's too late?