As a child, Libba Ramsey lost her family in the Civil War. Her life since then orphaned, a charity case has been hard. Now the kindly Wadley family of central Georgia has invited her to their home in Macon. But how can a young woman still struggling with memories of the war s horrors find a future in a new place? And how can she ever give her heart to a man until she fully resolves her past? The fourth book in Jacquelyn Cook s popular and inspirational River series once again treats her fans to vivid, heartfelt, historically accurate stories of faith, romance and hope. Praised by historians and beloved by readers, Cook s intimate, sentimental novels of the antebellum South respectful yet celebrating the transformation of that era are modern classics.