Lettie Mason, a proper yet headstrong Boston schoolteacher, journeyed to a small Louisiana town after the Civil War to expose the wretched rogue who'd killed her brother. The man was known as Thorn--a man with a reputation for both murder and mercy. She was sure he had killed her brother, but she learned that he also helped save the homes and lives of many townspeople. How could she reconcile these two different images of the same man--and how could she accept the overwhelming desire, the thrilling passion, and the reckless abandon he aroused deep within her?
Lettie Mason vowed to bring the man who killed her brother during the American Civil War to justice. Now the war is over and she finally can. Yet, she falls into her brothers' murderers' embrace and her emotions begin to wage a war that is more powerful than revenge
A Boston schoolteacher journeys to a small Louisiana town to find and expose the man who killed her brother. As a Northerner visiting after the Civil War, she tried to hide her shock at the conditions she encountered.
Lettie was searching for a man known as Thorn-a man for both a reputation for murder and mercy. She was sure he killed her brother, but he also saved many of the townspeoples lives.
They said he was a murderer,but his kiss was warm and sure,tantalizing in its sweetness.They called him an outlaw and a rebel,but he aroused in her a passion she had never dreamed possible