Recently released from the orphan’s home and with nowhere to go, Olivia Lester accepts a last-minute proposition to travel west as a mail order bride. Judd Brockman has made it clear that he only needs a wife as a partner on the farm – not in love – and Olivia accepts his wishes. Judd is a kind man, so when Olivia find herself falling in love with him, she chooses silence over breaking her agreement. But when a woman from Judd’s past returns with a scandalous accusation, Olivia begins to wonder if maybe her life with Judd is not what she thought.
Judd Brockman has loved before, and told himself never again. But he needs help on his farm, and the lovely Olivia has agreed to his terms. Judd opens his home to her, and in doing so, finds his heart being healed by her kindness and grace. So when he learns she is not who he thinks, his faith is broken again.
Can two people who’ve learned not to look for love find a way to believe again?