Rusty loves Ariana, the only person, outside of his maternal grandmother, he has ever had strong feelings for until he finds an 8-year-old girl trapped in a toilet of a crashed airliner in the remote Bob Marshal Wilderness of Montana; the sole survivor. She says her name is Amber. With several days hike to civilization, Rusty chooses to wait for rescue, but the horse and rider who show up are anything but. The rider wants her dead. Amber admits that her real name is Ebony Rose and she and her mommy were on the run and now so are Rusty and Ariana.
From Montana to Nevada to Los Angeles then Hawaii and Florida, the three take on new names and entirely new personalities in hopes that they can stay below the radar of a hired killer. Are they destined to give up their Montana lives forever or will an unfortunate turn of events have them running again?