At 18 years old, Alexandra Fontaine is still dealing with the emotional effects stemmed from a childhood tragedy. This is to be her last summer before she leaves for college and she should be spending it having fun with friends. Though, at her stepfather's request, Alex has agreed to assist an aspiring writer so she is stuck for the summer in her small town home of Heart.
However, what she thought would be an uneventful summer, suddenly changes with the arrival of a handsome, mysterious stranger. Their sudden friendship marks the beginning of a most memorable summer that will gift Alex beautiful summer moments filled with joys, tears, happiness and a love that will change her life forever.