A book that takes readers from Greenock. Scotland, to Highlands, a tiny community in Bay St. George, on Newfoundland’s west coast. Catherine MacInnis of Highlands suffers a tragedy that breaks her heart and brings her to a dark place from which her family wonders if she can ever escape. Scottish boys from Greenock who were stowaways on the ship Arran have their own tales of suffering and it is because of them that Catherine is finally able to find her way from darkness to light. Based on a true story.