From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of
Orphan Train comes a novel about buried secrets and the
redemptive power of forgiveness
Cassie Simon is a struggling artist living in New York City.
When she receives a call from a magistrate telling her she has
inherited sixty acres of land in Sweetwater, Tennessee, from her
grandfather, whom she never knew, she takes it as a sign: it''s
time for a change. She moves to the small Southern town where her
mother, Ellen, grew up-and where she died tragically when Cassie
From the moment she arrives in Sweetwater, Cassie is overwhelmed
by the indelible mark her mother''s memory left behind. As she
delves into the thicket of mystery that surrounds her mother''s
death, Cassie begins to discover the desperate measures of which
the human heart is capable.