Specialist Kate Burgess is intrigued by her gorgeous new surgeon, James McEwan. He's an undeniably talented doctor, but why is he always late for work? She soon discovers that he's alone with two small children. Kate's heartstrings are well and truly pulled, and when James finds himself temporarily homeless, Kate can't stop herself from offering help.
James's kids blossom with the love and support of Kate and her large extended family, and he just wishes she could be part of his. But does she really need them as much as they need her? If he asks her to marry him, maybe this Christmas all their dreams can come true!