Maggie Robertson wants a life differant then the subserivant one her father plans for her. While living with her family in Scotland after WW II, Maggie enrolls in Drama School which enrages her father. She eventually goes with a husband she does not love to Africa. Eventually she returns to England with her son and must decide how to free herself from indesciveness, propriety and fear and become the woman and mother she wants to be.
Original title: The Warning Bell
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction→ Women's Fiction