People have always fascinated sociologist Perry Warren, yet his most personal relationship,that with his wife and young son, is in shambles. Will his son be raised fatherless just as he was? Hoping distance will offer answers, Perry embraces a writing project in the town of Derby, South Carolina, and there discovers a wealth of research,and a reason to hope, in the strangers next door. His neighbor, Eldeen Rafferty, seems completely unfettered by the sorrows she has known. Perry is baffled by her unending joy, and her boundless gratitude, and wonders what she might offer a life haunted by troubles, a life he is at a loss to repair. Suncatchers presents a promise of hope and healing for three broken lives.