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To find yourself sometimes you have to have lost everything you hold dear.              

The Past- Edinburgh

Grace thinks she knows everything there is to know about Jamie. She has found her soul mate. But when their newborn baby dies of a rare condition her happiness becomes despair. Grace is tested beyond breaking point when Jamie confesses, he is having an affair.


Yiannis’ is living on borrowed time. Now old and ill it breaks his heart to know that after four generations the Kafenion he owns is to close its doors and end with him. Unexpectedly, his nephew, Chris agrees to run the Kafenion and finally, Yiannis can die a happy man.

Called back to the island of his youth and with the promise of a new life, Chris arrives in Cephalonia and quickly realises how little he knows of his family’s history, the traditions of the Kafenion and how his life is about to dramatically change.


A story of the secrets we keep, and the power of forgiveness to heal even the most damaged souls.

London, 1905, The Quartet, a group of classical musicians are about to embark on a tour of Greece. When a celebrated artist paints The Quartet’s portrait, no one foresees the drama that is to follow.

2016, in a small village on the coast of Fife, Mark tries to escape his past. When the woman he once loved, Abriana, unexpectantly contacts him, he accepts her offer to travel to Zakynthos and help her unravel the heir to the portrait.


Everyone has secrets but some can change your world forever.

Emily has a secret; 30 years ago the choices she made changed her world forever. And now, it resonates in the present, threatening to reveal its truth.

When Georgia removes her son, Dylan, from a prominent Edinburgh school, she relocates to the family home on the Greek island of Corfu. The discovery of her late mother’s diary immerses Georgia in her parent's troubled marriage, a story of love and tragedy.


It only takes a second to change a life….Louis Satriani,  a successful architect, has the perfect life- or so he thought, until he finds out his partner is having an affair.  Distraught, he abandons his life and embarks on a journey that will take him through the landscapes of Greece and into a family’s hidden past…

Maria Nasiakos, a young attractive tour guide, living on the Greek island of Zakynthos, feels that life is passing her by. When she meets Louis, a decision is made that will change both their lives forever…