By Robert Lubrican
Published: August 1, 2011.
Bob MacAllister, trying to escape a failed romance, takes off into the unknown. Fate leads him to the Simmons Apple Orchard, where he is taken in by Lynne, the single mom of 13-year-old Jill. Over the next five years the three of them become a family, and more, somehow, the adults heal from the slings and arrows of damaged love, and Jill begins to explore the big, wide world of teen emotions.