Another person claiming to be a Fortune, but she does not want money. Jessica Holmes comes to America to find her grandfather Ben's relatives. The Fortunes may be her daughter Annie's only chance at life. Arriving in Minneapolis, Annie becomes ill and is taken to the hospital. Dr. Stephen Hunter will not only be Annie's doctor, but as luck would have, it he is also a neighbor to the Fortunes. Stephen and Jessica form an unspoken bond to save Annie. They are also very much attracted to each other. One by one the Fortune clan start to get tested to see if they can help Annie.
There is a lot going on in this book. Not only the love between Stephen and Jessica, but also the pain of their pasts. The Fortunes are also haunted by the trouble that Jake is in, not to mention, the company. I felt that this book in particular would be best enjoyed by someone reading the entire series. It is so full of information that is in some way connected to on going stories from the other books.
Fortune's Children series
Jessica Holmes had come to Minneapolis looking for a miracle. Her sweet little girl's life was in jeopardy, and only a blood relative could help--only a fortune. Amid all the skeptics who said she was after the Fortunes' money, just one man believed Jessica's story. Dr Stephen Hunter vowed he would fight to save her precious daughter. But he hadn't counted on fighting his own feelings for this remarkable woman, whose beauty and spirit tempted his hardened heart....