In 1860 San Francisco, when the newspaper workers strike, four women take on the task of reporting the news in a man's world while skirting danger and romance. Who can they trust? Amy Lattimer's allegiance to the paper is questionsed when arson fires seem linked to her family. Can she prove her innocence to a handdsome policeman? Jennie Montgomery's curiosity gets her into the middle of a murder investigation. Has she gotten in too deep and compromised another reporter's work? Helen Morgan makes a printing error that has criminals hunting an innocent man. Can she fix the mistake and save a new friendship? Penney Brice's attempts to prove her value as a writer could cost her her life. Will she impress her boss or only draw him into a dangerous web? When the newspaper stories hit the stands, will these four women's faith and lives endure to grasp the hand of love?