From the bestselling author of The Unfinished Gift, Rescuing Finley and The Reunion (soon to be a feature film), comes a heartwarming story of restoration, joy and hope after tragedy and loss.
In 1960, just days before Christmas, Theresa Dempsey, a young mother from Brooklyn, experiences an unspeakable tragedy. Two years later, she relocates to Black Rock, a small mountain town in North Carolina, where she hopes to ease her grief and get a fresh start.
Meanwhile, in a little cabin deep in the mountainous woods, young Ransom is trying to survive a day at a time, caring for his sister, Emma, and an ailing father.
As a snowstorm approaches, Deputy Bud Ellison is searching for a thief who has begun breaking into the homes of his town during this holiday season. On one remarkable cold, snowy night, the lives of these three collide and change them forever.
In his latest feel-good holiday read, Dan Walsh brings us a reminder of how quickly things can change in the blink of an eye, and how time doesn’t let us forget but allows us to open our hearts again.