Upon the death of her father, and after the tragedy of the Civil War, Lauralee Johnston must place her trust in a Cherokee warrior named Joe Dancing Cloud, and as they claim each other’s hearts, they must brave fear and prejudice as the world around them denounces their love.
Never let go, never give up . . .
The tragedy of the Civil War had forced Lauralee Johnston into an orphanage, and years passed before she was finally reunited with her beloved father and heard his dying wish. But for sheltered Lauralee, placing her trust in a Cherokee brave was almost too much to ask. Unfamiliar with Cherokee customs and especially Joe Dancing Cloud’s powerful, exotic presence, she gradually learned to trust in his gentle strength, especially when it came to exploring the passion they shared. But once they claimed each other’s hearts, the world around them denounced their love. Against fear and prejudice, the two lovers will have to fight for their destiny . . .