Harper Taylor grew up going from one foster home to another, so she is used to being alone. Oliver Jackson took her in under his wing when she was a runaway teenager. Now Harper pours her marine biology knowledge into Oliver's pen shell research. Still, Harper has never quit wishing for a family of her own.
When a DNA test reveals Harper has a half-sister living just two hours away, she is both hopeful and nervous. Harper and Annabelle meet and discuss their surprisingly similar stories over warm cinnamon rolls. Was it only a coincidence that both mothers died tragically, without revealing Harper and Annabelle's father's name?
Oliver's son Ridge still views Harper as a troubled teen even though it has been years. When Oliver is attacked, Ridge and Harper work together to reveal dangerous secrets that threaten to destroy them all. They must unravel her past before they can find any hope for the future.