From the Back Cover:
Amid the dangers of the Civil War, Valerie Fontaine longs to know she is loved and safe. Her father, however, is cold and withdrawn. And ther Christian houseguest, the photographer Benjamin McCabe, seems arrogant and judgemental.
When Valerie commits her own life to Christ she finds herself drawn to MCabe. But her father, against her wishes, is prepared to sell her into a loveless marriage with someone else.
Will Valerie be forced to abandon her new-found love? Or will she and Ben, against the backdrop of this country's most ruthless war, become in their own way, unwilling warriors?