For fans of The Note and The Shape of Us, this is the heartwarming and uplifting love story of the summer.
Gemma Whitehall helps people tie the knot as the local registrar, but watching loved-up couples exchange their vows serves only to highlight what's missing from her own life. Gemma can't ignore the fact that life - and love - are slipping through her fingers.
Sam Ranworth has spent the best part of a decade building walls around himself after tragedy struck. The last thing he wants is to get tangled up in Gemma's messy life.
When Gemma rents the ramshackle cottage on Sam's neglected country estate, neither of them can ignore the spark of attraction. Can they leave the past where it belongs and take a chance on happiness?