Bestselling Australian author Cathryn Hein returns with a moving and uplifting rural romance about facing hard truths and moving on in pursuit of life. Can this love story find a new beginning?
After landing a major cookbook deal, star food blogger Tash Ranger swaps city life for the family farm. But Tash's homecoming is bittersweet, for now she can no longer avoid seeing her best friend Maddie, who was severely injured in a riding accident.
No one knows that Maddie and Tash had a deep falling out and with every visit Tash must pretend to be the friend everyone believes her to be. Patrick Lawson, Maddie's fiance, battles despair and hope daily as Maddie lies imprisoned in her body.
When Tash returns to Castlereagh Road with her joy and boundless appetite for life, he realises finally what his loved ones have been trying to tell him for months - that Maddie wouldn't want him to throw his life away. It's time to move on. But letting go is no easy feat.
Can these two friends step out of the shadow of Maddie's tragic life and accept love, or is the past forever destined to dictate their future?