Can a love be so powerful that it spans time?
Annie McIntyre grew up a tomboy, headstrong and reckless. Her best friend and neighbor, Joel Kinkaid, has loved her since they were children, and has bailed her out of trouble more than once. Now Annie's past mistakes are about to catch up with her, and maybe Joel can't save her this time.
When billionaire Ben Gallagher returns to their hometown, Annie falls for his dazzling lifestyle. Ben is a man who never loses, and sets his sights on Annie. Desperate and drawn to his Sioux heritage, Joel undertakes a spirit walk, hoping it will show him the path to Annie's heart. In a trance state, he experiences visions of past lives, but a veil is drawn over the future. Annie is haunted by erotic dreams, but the lover in her dreams is faceless.
When Joel orders Annie to drop Ben, a willful Annie accepts Ben's marriage proposal. With the wedding date set, Joel wishes Annie luck in the life she has chosen, kisses her senseless and walks away.
Annie's phantom lover now has a face.
Always sure of her decisions, doubts cloud Annie's mind; Her confusion reaches flashpoint, when her ex-husband kidnaps her and traps her in an underground vault. With oxygen and time running out, Annie regrets her past mistakes and must search her wild heart for answers.