Mitchell Tucker has come back to the small Texas town of Gila Rock looking for something Julianne Boyce has no intention of giving him: forgiveness. It's been eight years since Mitch went to jail for starting a fire that claimed her husband's life...and longer still since Juli and Mitch fell into a forbidden first love that their feuding families brought to an end. She's lost too much because of his thoughtlessness to let herself fall under that familiar spell again.
Jessica Layton left her Oregon hometown - and her longtime love - for medical school with one thing on her mind: saving lives. Her frontier dreams were filled with more than rural domestic life, even if that life was with the man she was supposed to marry.… Now, years later, Cole Braddock is not pleased to see Dr. Jessica Layton back in Powell Springs. He’s never forgiven her for choosing her career over him. Cole knows that Jess can save their town, but will he let her heal his heart?
"A Sister's Betrayal"
Susannah Braddock’s worst nightmare has come true: her husband, Riley, has been killed in WWI. Devastated, she turns to her hired hand Tanner Grenfell for support. As Susannah’s grief ebbs, her friendship with Tanner deepens into love. But their newfound happiness is short lived…. Riley Braddock cannot remember his life before the war. All he knows are the two years he has spent with Véronique, the French woman who rescued him from the battlefield and nursed him back to health. When Riley returns to the Braddock farm, both he and Susannah know he’s a different man.
"Waiting for more"
When Amy Layton’s family learned she planned to steal her sister’s fiancé, Amy left home in disgrace. But in 1922, she returns to Powell Springs to escape the violent man she married. Despite the town’s gossip, Amy is determined to rebuild her shattered life with the boardinghouse she inherited…and little else.
"Wonderfully written and great performance"
Oktober 1918. Auf dem Weg von New York nach Seattle macht Jessica Layton in ihrer kleinen Heimatstadt Powell Springs einen Zwischenstopp. Dort begegnet sie Cole Braddock, ihrer längst verflossenen, ersten und einzigen Liebe. Inzwischen ist Jessica eine hochqualifizierte Klinikärztin und Cole ein erfolgreicher Pferdezüchter, der Jessicas Schwester Amy den Hof macht. Obwohl beide überzeugt davon sind, über ihre Jugendliebe und den Schmerz, als sie zerbrach, hinweggekommen zu sein, gerät diese Ansicht ins Schwanken.