This is a beautiful time travel story that can make you laugh and cry. The author puts in personal details that really bring the characters to life.
Meara Simons is a spirit/dreamweaver who helps children through their bad dreams. When she angers the master dreamweaver she escapes punishment by becoming mortal. She falls to earth through the roof of Conner James, Lake Tahoe ranch house in 1876. When she wakes up all she can remember is her name.