Reckless younger son is banished to the New World and the colony of the "Second Sons". The arrogant young man must make a new start with only his title and his wits in the mountains of Tennessee.
"Though he hired her to be his laundress, mischievous Coralee Hayes is more interested in knocking the haughty, sensual lord off his lofty perch. Fiercly loyal to her small community, Coralee kknows from experience that a title is no measure of a man. Her sunny laughter and unconcern for Lord Winslow's dignity strip away his protective veneer, revealing a spirit to match her own.
As their passions escalate, they are drawn irresistibly toward one another, despite all their differces. Until the time comes when he must choose between the beckoning call of the privileged life he had always taken for granted, and a life of challenges with his gentle mountain bride."