As single father Logan O'Donnell prepares to give his son, Charlie, the best Christmas ever on the shores of Willow Lake, he just may be in for a Christmas surprise himself, in the form of sharp-witted and independent Darcy Fitzgerald.
Baseball hopeful Bo Crutcher is about to get his shot at the majors when AJ, the son he’s never met, lands on his doorstep. He needs help. Enter Kimberly van Dorn. Used to handling shallow pro athletes, she's stunned that Bo is willing to sacrifice everything for his vulnerable son. And over a breathtaking winter on Willow Lake, he teaches her about putting love first.
Linda Davis' local fabric shop is a place where women gather to share their creations: quilts commemorating important events in their lives. Wedding quilts, baby quilts, memorial quilts, each is bound tight with dreams, hopes, and yearnings. Now, as her only child readies for college, Linda is torn between excitement for Molly and heartache for herself. Mother and daughter decide to share one last adventure together: a cross-country road trip to move Molly into her dorm.
Sarah Moon tackles life’s real issues in her syndicated comic strip. However, Sarah’s dreams of the future did not include her husband’s infidelity. She flees to the small town where she grew up, and finds herself revisiting a distant father, the unanswered questions left by her mother’s death, and a man she never expected to meet again.
An accomplished photographer, widow, and mother, Camille Palmer is content with the blessings she's enjoyed. When her aging father asks her to go with him to his native France, she has no idea that she's embarking on an adventure that will shake her complacency and utterly transform her. Returning to the place of his youth sparks unexpected memories -- recollections that will lead Camille, her father, and her daughter, Julie, who has accompanied them, back to the dark, terrifying days of the Second World War, where they will uncover their family's surprising history.
Daisy Bellamy has struggled for years between two men: Logan, the handsome, steady father of her child; and Julian, the dangerous but adoring adrenaline junkie. Now busy with a thriving business, Daisy knows she should be happy with the life she has made, until the man once lost to her reappears. Now the choice Daisy thought was behind her is the hardest one she'll ever face.
At the break of dawn, Caroline Shelby returns home to Oysterville, Washington, a tiny coastal hamlet, a place she thought she'd left forever. With her are two orphaned children for whom she is now legal guardian, a role she's not sure she's ready for. But the town has changed. For solace, Caroline returns to her favorite place: the sewing shop owned by Mrs. Lindy Bloom, where she discovers that even here are women living with the deepest of secrets. Thus begins the Oysterville Sewing Circle, where women can join forces to support each other through the troubles they keep hidden.
An international terrorist incident prompts lawyer and single mother Sophie Bellamy to recognize that her work is meaningless without her children. She meets Noah Shepherd and she's thrilled at his sexy attention until she learns he's 10 years younger than she.