Mail-order bride Ruthanna Helms must conquer two mountains—her father's debt and sifting through dirt to find jade. She travels to Prosper, Alberta, to marry Bertram Milligan, but they agree to keep a long engagement. Ruthanna refuses to become her clueless mother regarding the family's finances. No, sir. Ruthanna Helms will establish herself financially and repay Papa's debts before saying I do. When Bertram's past catches up with him and threatens Ruthanna's jade mine, Ruthanna must choose between independence and love.
What's a woman to do when her future is snatched from her? Get it back.