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After a long-distance love affair, Kaisa marries her handsome Englishman, Navy officer Peter, and moves to the UK from Finland. But with her husband away at sea, the desperately lonely Kaisa does something unforgivable, which jeopardises Peter’s Navy career. Wracked with guilt, Kaisa flees to her native Finland, where she’s welcomed with open arms by family and friends.
Back in London, a chance meeting at a rooftop party sees the two ex-lovers steal a passionate kiss. But Peter has a new girlfriend, and Kaisa’s career in journalism is finally taking off.
Will they overcome the past, and the challenges of the future, and give their marriage another chance? Can they love each other again?
A standalone read, The Good Officer is the third novel in The Englishman series, which follows the tumultuous 1980s love affair between the Finnish-born Kaisa and a British Navy officer, Peter.
Another page turner from Helena Halme! The relationship of the protagonists continues along its rocky path, and you just have to find out what happens next….Will they be a couple by the end? – Elena Sapsford, founder and Director, Pikku Publishing.