Grace Taylor opens the letter she receives with trembling hands. She knows the words she is about to read will either cause her great happiness or heart-wrenching despair.
On her 10th birthday she discovered she was not only adopted, but the daughter of a part-Aboriginal woman. She has felt lost and unloved ever since.
Will finding her mother bring an end to these feelings? Or, will she discover that she must make a choice, between proudly accepting her Aboriginality or turning her back and walking away from the one man who will bring her lasting happiness and peace?