Heart of the Hawk is set after the Civil War. Notorious gunslinger Joshua Hawk is about to hang. His only regret is not finding his grandfather's book with his family's history. However, a lie by the widow of the man he shot sets him free.
Kate Dixon freed from her brutal husband decides to run his shop. Reluctantly she finds herself attracted to Hawk but his reputation attracts dangerous men.
It seems as if some force has brought them together to complete a fate ordained long ago. Will their love stand a chance?