Many of us wouldn't know what to do if our husband just never came home. Carlyn Kearney's husband went off to war and never came home. She waits for him, but as each day goes by her money runs out, she's going to lose her home and she doesn't know what to do. There is a Shaker village near her home that she feels like is the answer to her prayers. The Shakers live a simple life, everyone has food and she feels that she will be safe and protected there. Life isn't quite what she expected when she arrives there. There is quite a bit of mystery going on in the Shaker village and that's the last thing Carlyn expected.
** I received this book for free for my honest opinion.