Lives are forever changed in this riveting tale with a surprise ending. Josh is a typical fourteen-year-old whose days are consumed with video games, drum lessons, school and friends. While visiting his great-aunt's historic inn in Dover, TN, he is thrust back to the year 1862, a time before electricity, running water, telephones or automobiles. To make matters worse, the country is embroiled in the Civil War. Trapped in the past, Josh has no choice but to become involved.