In Book 2 Jerusalem Ann's husband is dead, a casualty of the Alamo.
Her son and the man she's learning to love just narrowly escaped death themselves and now Mexico's armies are pushing north, burning property and killing settlers.
At the same time Commanche raiders are terrorising ranchers in the place where Jerusalem Ann Jardin decides to put down roots.
Will she join the panicked settlers fleeing to safety or will she stand and fight?
Will her new faith remain strong when the raids gets personal and will she choose the right man to marry?