The book is about the life of a man called Gabriel Reid who comes from a successful and loving family. Gabriel was educated in the best schools and he ends up with a successful career as a vice president in the family construction business. In addition, Gabriel has it all when it comes to success, family and a bright future. However, everything changes when his half brother appears in the picture and demands his birthright. Gabriel's brother is known as Isaiah and he is the offspring of an extramarital affair his father had.