Two years after her husband’s tragic death, middle-aged widow Riley Thornton struggles to keep his legacy alive for their three sons by making sure the family farm, store and community pumpkin patch remain operational. As her favorite season with its lush colors comes on display, Rylie struggles with new questions. Who is she…who had she ever been without Jason? Where will she go from here without his foresight and direction? Most importantly…where will she find the time to search for answers as she scrambles to keep up with her boisterous boys?
Heart surgeon Micah Haden, on a rare break from his demanding profession, finds his sister’s friend a lovely mystery. His failed marriage and the loss of a favorite patient has him in a tailspin. He’s happy to take a momentary break from his life to help Riley and her sons prepare for their major upcoming autumn event. Why can’t she accept his offer of willing hands and a strong back with a little more grace?Is there a chance Micah could become one of Riley’s treasured Autumn Loves? Might she and her boys be willing to share his busy city life?