This emotional and powerful novel transports readers back to the robust energy and romantic lights of 1920s Paris. It chronicles the life of Sophie Masson, a painter and healer and a woman ahead of her time. It is a story of culture, passion, and self-discovery as she meets Jake, an irresistible and troubled journalist, sent to Paris to interview the artistic 'gods' gathered in France at the time -- Hemingway, Picasso, Fitzgerald and others. But everything Sophie and Jake believe in flies apart in the face of betrayal, international intrigue and the mysteries of underground Paris. They must risk everything, including a police investigation into Sophie's explosive past, to discover whether love is possible.