When a forest fire forces Mandy's family to flee, her cat Bo jumps from her arms and runs. Mandy searches for Bo, but the smoke is too thick. He has to be left behind. As Mandy watches the fire burning through the night, she wonders what they will find when they return. Will Bo be there? Will their house be standing? And how can she secretly wish it was her mother's goat Grace that was left behind instead? To find her cat and help her family deal with the fire's aftermath, Mandy must overcome her guilt and her judgment of others, especially Grace.