That night turned her seemingly perfect life into a shattered past.
That day turned his peaceful existence into
Their unexpected meeting launches them on a path to healing and trust and the only One who can mend them.
Even a perfect life can be shattered in an instant.
That is the lesson Liliana learns when she is forced to flee the only home she knows after refusing the King. All she is left with is the scar on her cheek, a stark reminder of his cruelty. Just when she thinks she's left her trouble behind, a strange man kidnaps her and drags her to a secret rebel camp called Libertas. There, she works to discover her long-dead family's fate and locate her brother, who is rumored to still be alive. Even more, she realizes that maybe peace and trust are not completely out of reach.
Second-in-command Ian Faulkner is riddled with guilt over his inability to protect his sister so many years ago. When Mia asks him to rescue the former ward of King Morgan, he acquiesces, hoping to make up for his past mistakes. What he doesn't bargain for is her distrust, her tenacity, or the lessons that she will teach him-- that living in the past will never fix the present, that beauty can come out of brokenness, and that maybe forgiveness isn't so far away.
Both must open their hearts to God and those around them to finally be made whole-- and be Mended.