Love Me Tonight Author:Nan Ryan The author of A Lifetime of Heaven is at her sizzling best with this unforgettable story of a Southern widow who loses her heart to a Yankee in the aftermath of the Civil War. — The war had robbed Helen Burke Courtney of her money and her husband. Now, all she has left is her coastal Alabama farm, a broken-down plow horse and her pride. Fiercely ... more »determined to hold on to it all, Helen hires Captain Kurt Northway to help out.
Also widowed, the tall, dark-haired Captain, with his 5-year-old son in tow, has been working his way back up North when Helen takes him in. Though the townspeople shun her for hiring the enemy, Helen feels a fir beginning to spark between her and the Captain--a fire that could destroy them both, if they dare rish their hearts.« less