Synopses & Reviews
She was the beautiful daughter of a dirt-poor Alabama farmer. But Angela Sherrington had a dream: to love dashing Bradford Maitland, the handsome heir to magnificent Golden Oaks.
In the satin boudoir of a Yankee bordello, Angela's prayers are answered in the loving arms of the man she lived for. But scandal, cruelty and a shocking family secret threaten to tear apart two passionate hearts newly joined, imperilling a bold and forbidden romance too overpowering to deny.
Angela was a dirt-farmer's daughter. Though she was sultry and exquisitely beautiful, she could only dream of being loved by Bradford Maitland, heir to the magnificent Golden Oaks. When chance brought them together, he didn't recognize the violet-eyed angel he fell madly in love with. From the first time she gave herself to him, Bradford Maitland vowed to keep his precious angel always ...until cruel misunderstandings scorched their destiny with flames of bitter fury. Tormented by hateful gossip and a scandalous family secret, Angela was forced to run from the man she loved desperately. Unable to endure life apart, the couple risked all for the ecstatic passion they found in each other's love-even if that very passion might consume them...
About the Author
One of the world's most successful authors of historical romance, every one of Johanna Lindsey's previous novels has been a national bestseller, and several of her titles have reached the #1 spot on the New York Times bestseller list. Ms. Lindsey lives in New England with her family.