Once Jill McPhearson had a life any woman would envy- a successful career as a television anchorwoman and a handsome fiance. But she gave up everything to start anew in her childhood home of Martha's Vineyard. For Jill, carving out a new, lower profile career on the island is a struggle. But falling in love - and then marrying - local carpenter Ben Niles feels natural and seamless. It feels right...But when Ben is accused of a shocking crime, Jill's world turns upside down - and everything she thought she knew is called into question. The small-town life Jill loves is suddenly unbearable, as Ben and Jill try to hide their terrible secret from everyone they love. And now Jill must ask herself- how do you recapture a life that may never have existed in the first place?