Rebecca HoytÂ¿s one constant was her dedication to her beloved students. Now, a rebellious child could cost her the job she loves. Without her teaching position, what would she do?Detective Jesse Rand prides himself in protecting the people who ride the railroads. But, when his own sister and brother-in-law are killed by train robbers, the detective blames himself. Yet, another duty callsÂ¿he … must venture to Riverton where his niece and nephews were left in the care of their beautiful and stubborn teacher, Rebecca Hoyt. They need to mourn and heal, but Jesse is determined to find his sisterÂ¿s killers. Rebecca is willing to help care for the children, but she also fears getting too close to themÂ¿or their handsome uncleÂ¿knowing the day will come when heÂ¿ll take them back to Chicago.Will Jesse and Rebecca find a way to open their hearts and work together? Or will they, along with the children, lose out on love?