Sarah had seen what war could do to men. Her beloved brother Adam had returned from the bloody battlefields of the Civil War desperately wounded in body and soul. And now he was gone - disappeared without a trace.
But Sarah was determined to find him. Her search took her to exotic New Orleans, where she discovered a shattering truth about the brother she thought she knew - and found herself torn between two men: bold, brash Morgan Cain, a newspaper reporter haunted by his own dangerous secrets..and Philip D'Arbereaux, the handsome, highborn Southener few women could resist.