The sequel to Secrets in the Heather - Young Libby Pringle has inherited her parents love of the Scottish glens and through it strikes up a special friendship with Billy Lennox, the Lairds illegitimate grandson. But when tragedy strikes, Billy blames himself, and is assailed by dark moods. He moves to Yorkshire to start a new life, but is forced to ask whether he can stay away from the glens and from the friends of his childhood . . .