With two serious relationships already tanked, Cara just wants to give up on love and enjoy single life. But the third time’s the charm, right? Despite her protests to being set up, she finds herself unexpectedly falling hard and fast for a new stranger, Owen Ross, a boy with absolutely no ties to her past. He's different: easygoing, tender, and respectful; everything that was missing from her previous relationships. The first several months with Owen are a whirlwind. When she's asked if she loves him, she realizes she can't shake the smile off her face. But it's only a matter of time before it all starts to crumble. Cara discovers he harbors a dark and horrifying secret, one she was warned about but couldn't possibly believe. Soon she finds herself too deep into the relationship to turn back without feeling like a complete failure. Now, she must live with her decision to stay. But will love be enough?