Writer Caroline Leech stands next to a bust of Scottish poet Robert Burns on Friday, Feb. 3, 2017, in Houston. Leech, who's from Scotland, is debuting her first novel this week, a Young Adult book entitled "Wait for Me." The book is set during World War II and is about a Scottish girl who falls in love with the German POW assigned to work on her family's farm. (Annie Mulligan / Freelance)
Writer Caroline Leech stands next to a bust of Scottish poet Robert Burns in Houston. Leech has written a wartime romance set in Scotland, and references to the work of Burns pops up throughout the story.