The last thing Jonah Campbell expected was a son and four grandkids to come out of the woodwork–the results of a teenage fling nearly thirty years ago. He lives isolated in the upper peninsula, and when his newly discovered son explains why his family needs to be hidden, Jonah is happy to open his home and get to know his grandkids.
Between college, his kids, and his job, Ben Taylor is already in way over his head. Piece by piece, his busy-but-comfortable life crumbles as he becomes caught up in a dangerous network of fraud and deception at his workplace. Anxious to protect his children, he convinces their nanny to take them to their new grandfather while he navigates the danger at home.
On the run, Teresa Cooper resorted to a repulsive disguise to hide from her abusive husband and find a job as a nanny in a private home. Ten years later, her past can’t haunt her anymore, and she’s ready to move on, but her current employer is in desperate need of her services. She can’t abandon Ben and his motherless children.
Together, Jonah and Teresa are determined to protect the children from whatever may come. Jonah finds himself falling for the lovely and capable nanny who shares the faith he now treasures. Teresa is pleasantly surprised by the charming man her employer turned to for help.
No one expected the danger to find them in the backwoods of Michigan, but secrets have a way of coming out. And no one can outrun their baggage.