Jemma Braithewaite is dealing with tragedy, injury, and a desire for a different life. She’s forced to make a heartbreaking journey to The Idaho Territory to bring her orphaned niece and nephew home. Just when she needs a friend the most, God puts Janine Hewitt in her life. The two women bond on their train ride from Chicago to Cutter’s Creek, Montana.
An unexpected invitation to stop and visit the Hewitt family in Cutter’s Creek gives Jemma some time to ease herself and the children into life in Chicago. The time in Cutter’s Creek also opens her eyes to the possibility of leaving the big city for a small, friendly town and new friends.
A job offer and a handsome man named Nick Jansen lure Jemma to Montana permanently. The children are happy and so is Jemma until things heat up with Nick. Just when Jemma thinks she’s found everything she’s waited for, she realizes that family must come first.
Just as she’s finding the right balance, a misunderstanding throws her into another terrible situation. Had it been a mistake to try to reinvent her life in Cutter’s Creek?