Every father yearns to bond with his son, to win his admiration. Jack is no different. The ’69 becomes the tool that three generations, raised on the same country estate, use to bond with each other as they strive to restore the '69.
Sudden deaths, marriage vows, First World War veterans and ghosts have a hand in helping, and hindering them in this tale of fathers and sons and second chances.
Set in the far northwest of Ireland the story touches on the political turmoil that preceded those that now live on the great estate, and how that history and heritage still influences their lives and decisions today.