Sweet Deceiver Author:April Ashmore From the plains of post-civil-war Texas, across the southwest border, a daring deception flames into tempestuous love! — The daughter of a wealthy Texas rancher-turned-Rebel spy, Josephine Dereaux is fleeing for her life through the post-war South -- with a Yankee price on her head! In desperation, she dons a soldier's tattered grays and bluf... more »fs his way onto a cattle drive headed into Mexico...
There Jo clashes with Cade Garrison, who sees right through her disguise...and whose stormy sea-blue eyes tempt her beyond all reason. But Cade is also not what he seems. The brash, sweet-talking cowboy is really a Union officer sent to intercept the Confederate spy who is carrying vital documents to Emperor Maximilian.
On a journey fraught with treachery and danger, a man and a woman who dare not trust each other will find themselves torn between duty and desire, loyalty and passion. Heaven help them if they lose their hearts along the way...« less
The daughter of a wealthy Texas rancher becomes a rebel spy during the Civil War and must flee her home with a Yankee price on her head. Masquerading as a boy, she joins a cattle drive heading for Mexico. All is well until a sweet-talking cowboy--who's really a Union officer out to stop her--unmasks her secret and steals her heart.
The daughter of a wealthy Texas rancher- turned Rebel spy, Josephoine Dereaux is fleeing for her life through the post war South with a Yankee price on her head! In desperation, she dons a soldiers tattered grays and bluffs her way onto a cattle drive heading to Mexico. There Jo clashes wih Cade Garrison, who sees right through her disguise and whose stormy sea blue eyes tempt her beyond all reason.