If you like to read fern michaels, you will like this one too.
from he back cover:
Young, beautiful, and recently widowed, Royall Banner is eager to taste all the excitement and passion the world can offer. Sailing to greet the new life that awaits her among the lush plantations of Brazil, royall meets Sebastian Rivera, who awakens her body and soul with heartrending passion. But a secret from the past threatens to tear them apart forever. No longer content to sit idly as life passes by, Royall vows to reclaim the heart of the only man she will ever love.
I am on my second copy of this in paperback and looking for a hard back copy. My second copy is getting pretty ratting from all the handling. This is one of the best series ever written. I read them at least once a year sometimes 2 or 3 times yearly. In case you missed it I LOVE THIS SERIES