If Sam Collier's life has taught him anything, it's that promises can't be trusted . . .
Sam was a wanderer for years. Now he's finally settled down in small-town Oregon, where he's bought himself an apple orchard and is living a quiet life -- until the day he learns the shocking news: Ian Collier, the man who abandoned him when he was four, has died.
The man he believed to be his father . . .
He return's to Ian's house in Seattle, a place he hasn't seen in thirty-two years, and encounters a situation that's even more complex than he'd expected -- because of Kathleen Cahill, Dr. Kathleen Cahill, the woman Ian had planned to marry. Within weeks, Sam has fallen in love with her. And then Kathleen tells him she's pregnant. With his baby -- or Ian Collier's?
In the shadow of Mount Rainier -- the Rain Mountain of his childhood -- Sam discovers the truth about his family. In the arms of Kathleen Cahill he finds the love he's always sought....Continua