Abandoned by a mother who chose to follow the lure of fame, the five Mitchell sisters were raised under the loving hand of their grandmother in the quaint farming community of Council Grove, Kansas. But when independence beckoned, the desire to create a future apart from the shadow of their mother caused them to go their separate ways.As the eldest of five, Ashley always felt a certain obligation to set an example. Her focus has been to create a family -- one that would reveal the inadequacies of her own mother in every way. But under the surface of her carefully maintained existence, trouble brews....Controlled by the demands of her modeling career, Brook yearns for both freedom and security. And Connie has continually isolated herself from the close bonds her sisters share. Lost in her fears and her driving desire for acceptance, she knows the choices she's made may haunt her....Join in a timeless story of family tragedies and triumphs as bestselling author TRACIE PETERSON carefully weaves a story of sisters made whole again only by the power of love.