Romantic Novelists' Association

Missouri, 1846: Terrified she’s wanted for the murder of her landlord, Grace is certain that, even though she acted in self-defence, no one will believe her. Quickly packing the few belongings she and her little brother Tom possess, they race to the join the line of dusty wagons preparing to leave for Oregon. Only one thing stands in her way: stern Captain Randolph who will not allow women to travel alone.