Katherine Rourke has just inherited Ballyrourke, a grand, sprawling estate her grandparents owned. Why had it been kept a secret until her mother died? Why had her mother hidden her Irish roots from her?
The secrets of Ballyrourke are well-kept--especially by Colin MacCormack, the handsome estate manager who is torn between his love for the land, which once belonged to his clan--and his feelings for Katherine, the proud, determined woman who stands in the way of his getting it back. And, as that truth if Katherine's family is slowly uncovered, a passion is sparked that could change the fate of Ballyrourke forever.