Holt, Colorado, is one of those small towns where everyone knows everyone else.
Tom Guthrie is a high school teacher who is basically a single father--his wife can’t
(or won’t) get out of bed. Victoria is 17 and pregnant and has been thrown out of
her home. The McPherons are bachelor brothers who don’t know much beyond
farming. Maggie Jones, also a teacher, brings these lives together in this simple yet
elegantly told story.