When Calls The Heart

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When Calls The Heart an American-Canadian television drama series, inspired by Janette Oke book of the same name from her Canadian West Series. Developed by Michael Landon Jr. the series began airing on the Hallmark Channel in the United States on January 11, 2014 and on April 16, 2014 on Super Channel in Canada.

Tells the story of Elizabeth Thatcher, a young teacher accustomed to her high-society life. She receives her first classroom assignment in Coal Valley, a small coal-mining town in Western Canada lead by a strong coalminer widow, Abigail Stanton. There, life is simple but often fraught with challenges. Elizabeth must deal with her restless students as well as the new Constable in town, Jack Thornton. Living in this 1910 coal town, Elizabeth must learn the ways of the Canadian frontier movement if she wishes to thrive in the rural west on her own.