This, the most moving Cape Light novel yet, takes you back to the tight-knit community on the New England coast that has captured your heart. Now that Cape Light election is over, the mayor can finally focus on her burgeoning relationship with Sara - the daughter she gave up for adoption twenty years ago. Seeing her after all these years has stirred up some conflicting feelings for Emily. While she is grateful to have Sara back in her life, she can't help but regret their years apart. Typically she would turn to Reverend Ben for guidance, but turmoil within his own family has inspired a crisis of faith for the minister, making him question whether he his qualified to counsel his congregants. And then there's the fact that Emily is slowly falling for newspaper publisher Dan Forbes, who'd been all set to leave for an extended sailing trip until an accident dashed his plans - giving him and Emily more time to develop their bond. But with two grown children of his own, would Dan ever want to start another famly? Emily hopes so - because she's eager for a second chance at life.