Margaret Hamilton escaped the Irish slums of Five Points as the ward of a
wealthy Manhattan widow, but only marriage can make her future secure.
Railroad mogul Doyle Kerrigan needs a well-connected wife. It seems a perfect
match...until a shocking revelation sends her fleeing from the wedding
Desperate to make a fresh start, Margaret takes on a new identity and heads
West, finally stopping in Heartbreak Creek, Colorado, a dying mining town of
little interest to anyone. Here, she finds new purpose, beloved friends to
replace the family she’s lost, and a home at last.
But two men from Margaret’s past are on her trail. One is seeking
vengeance, the other truth. When they both arrive in Heartbreak Creek, she
must choose between the town she has come to love, and the man who might
finally capture her heart….