Displaced by a terrible war that rages across the land, Felix and his son Samuel pack up their meager belongings and travel in search of safety. Having exhausted the last of their coin, Felix seeks out the lady of a noble house and is offered an unexpected boon which will provide Samuel with a secure future while granting him a simple refuge.
A solitary hermit must welcome a newcomer into his flock...After his lover's murder, Daniel Pierce flees London to retreat to peaceful sweeping moors where he lives amongst animals less dangerous than man. Gregory Tobin must find the Pierce family’s lost heir and either bring him back or confirm his death. Tobin has found his man. Now he must coax him back to the life and world he abandoned.