Unlike other young ladies, Charlotte Pringle would rather run her bookshop than pursue eligible gentlemen. But when her parents pressure her to agree to an advantageous match, she fears shell be trapped in a loveless marriage. Richard Baxton feels pressure at every turn now that hes responsible for the family business and his niece Grace, who is unable to walk. When Graces love for books leads him to Charlottes bookshop, Richard is drawn to Charlottes sweet spirit. But with endless problems on the horizon, will Gods grace enable them to accept the hardship with dignity and strength?