After leaving the soap opera that made her famous, Lauren McAllen is offered a role in a major motion picture, but her dreams of success on the big screen will shatter before the camera starts rolling. When the studio head is accused of wrongdoing, Lauren is unwittingly caught up in a major scandal which rocks Hollywood. Convinced her career is over, Lauren creates a new life for herself in Colorado under a different name, but fate will intervene once again when an old friend unexpectedly appears at her door.
At the peak of her Hollywood career, actress Sass Brandt has everything she could want until a haunting novel about an Irishwoman torn between husband and secret lover touches her heart. She vows to find the man behind the story and bring it to the screen. But Shay Collier is holed up in a cabin in the Alaska wilderness trying to forget the book he wrote and the betrayal that shattered his heart. When beautiful, reckless Sass appears she arouses desires in him that Shay thought were long dead. No longer able to deny themselves, they embark on a journey that will turn their dream into a nightmare and demand more than either might be able to give.