Caroline Venable has everything her Southern heritage had promised. If Caro drinks a little too much, at least she can escape to the island in the Low Country her Granddaddy left her. Wild and timeless, it is the one place where she can lose herself and forget her meaningless life for awhile. When she learns that her husband must either develop the island or lose the company he's painstakingly built, Caroline is inspired with new purpose and spurred to action. In a remarkable story of personal renewal and transformation a woman fights to save her island...and herself.