Thirty-eight members of MacDonald clab are killed by soldiers who had enjoyed the clan's hospitality for the previous two weeks. Many more die from exposure in the mountain.
Forty miles to the south, Corrag is imprisoned for her involvement in this Massacre of Glencoe. Accused of witchcraft, she awaits her death. Lonesome and cold, she tells her story to the man who visits her - a story of passion, courage, kindness, and the magic of the natural world.
By telling it, she transforms both their lives.