In 1943, when Grace and Leo Waterhouse married in Australia, they were part of a young generation ready to sacrifice themselves to win the war, while being confident they would survive. Sixty years on, as Grace recounts what happened to her doomed hero, she can say what she suspected then: that for many men, bravery is its own end. The tale she tells is one of great love, lost innocence, a charismatic but unstable Irish commander, dashing undercover missions against the Japanese in Singapore, and - in her eyes - reckless, ...

The Widow and Her Hero 2008, Sceptre, London

ISBN-13: 9780340825280

Mass-market paperback

The Widow and Her Hero 2007, Sceptre, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780340825273