The 1960s. Kennedy. Martin Luther King. Civil rights. Vietnam. Tana Roberts comes of age in this turbulent decade, and begins a journey that will lead her from hew York to the South during the heat of racial unrest. A thoroughly modern young woman, she yearns for a career and is willing to sacrifice everything to get it. And it's only much later that Tana discovers she can have it all. Career. Love. And peace of mind. As she comes of age, at last, and comes full circle.