Junior Van Der Veen never knew his parents, but has been taken in by Marie and treated like her own. He has a star-crossed romance with his high school classmate, Rachel, a relationship tied to a dark past.
A Lenape woman and leader in the community, Marie is the sister to the tribe’s chief. With a history of taking in those less fortunate than herself, Marie has been raising Junior, an orphan, since he was small.
A member of the Lenapes, Sky is a lawyer and a powerful asset to her people. Returning to her hometown of Walpole, NJ, Sky rallies for justice after a terrible crime has been committed against a member of her tribe.
Jean and Harold's youngest child, Kate Jensen, works hard to keep the peace between her family members. Very close to her father, Kate is dismayed by the tension between her mother and her older sister.