When her betrothed is killed in battle, Elizabeth’s world shatters. Joshua, her childhood friend survives, but is tormented that he could not save the man she loved. Returning to Bountiful, their childhood home, healing slowly comes. And as it does, their friendship begins to develop into something more. But another enemy soon threatens their people. This time from within Zarahemla itself. As Elizabeth and Joshua face this new evil, their feelings for each other grow stronger. But so does Joshua’s danger as he steps forward to protect his country and the woman he loves.