Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
In the years after being split up on the Orphan Train, taking them to families many miles apart, Brad and his sister Julie, have to cope with their changed lives. Can Brad deal with the hostility of his new brother, Saul, and the violent outlaw gang who are intent on doing him harm? Will Julie's marriage to the scheming and murdering lawyer last, or is it a marriage of convenience as he takes his bride and fortune east to escape the law? With lives at stake and trouble threatening to blow the siblings' lives apart, the trail of destruction threatens to prevent them from ever finding each other again and and tests their courage to the limit.