Two sisters travel to Colorado to begin a new life. Their father has had to go to Paris for work and wants to see them settled. So they agree to be mail-order brides. But when they arrive at the depot, neither groom is there to meet them. So now what?
This begins the story of Kat and Nell. Each experiences different results as to the the man they were to marry. They each must find their niche as they try to exist in the town of Cripple Creek. Amidst fire, lack of funds, and other various difficulties, the girls begin to become acquainted with the townspeople and develop relationships with those around them.
This is a sweet and simple romance that many readers will enjoy. I am sure we will be hearing more from Mona Hodgson and the girls from Cripple Creek.