Book description: "Emily Carver longs to have a home of her own, but instead she endures a transient existence in the gold mining camps of Montana, where her father's hopes for riches lie endlessly buried. Promises of wealth from this wild land have brought only hardship and disappointment, causing Emily to wonder if her own modest dreams will ever see the light of day.
Caeden Thibault, a young geologist working for the government, is a man trying to escape the pain of his past, and the idyllic mountains of Montana serve his purposes well. In the course of his work, he has seen more than his share of starry-eyed gold seekers. So when Emily Carver catches his attention, he is intrigued by the fact that she isn't pinning her hopes on striking it rich.
Will an unexpected discovery come between them or draw them together?"
My review: I really enjoyed this first book in a new series by Tracie Peterson. Ms. Peterson never fails to deliver a wonderfully captivating story. Her characters are always real and become like family. The gospel message is included in such a way that it does not feel fake or forced. There is just enough suspense to keep you turning pages and just enough romance to keep the romantic at heart satisfied. I am looking forward to reading the next books in this series. I received a complimentary e-copy from Bethany House Publishers in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own.