To avoid an arranged marriage after her father's death, Lenora stows away on The Sweet Lenora, a ship named for her. The ship's captain, Anton Boudreaux doesn't need a naïve young woman stowing away on his ship. The dark and daring captain has secrets of his own to protect. But feelings grow as circumstance throws them together, and they are faced with storms, threats, mutiny and illness. Together, they find the courage and tenacity to brave the elements both on and off the ship. As their love for one another grows it becomes a force to be reckoned with. As Anton and Lenora strengthen and thrive as individuals, the love they share becomes the cornerstone of a great family and a legacy that will be long remembered.