As the Civil War rages on, Kitty Wright must fight to keep her child—and her love—alive.
The Coltrane Saga, Book 2
Kitty Wright finds herself alone in the smoldering ashes of the Civil War. Her beloved father has been killed, along with the man she was once engaged to, and fate has sent Travis Coltrane, the Yankee cavalry officer whom she truly loves, marching on with General Sherman's troops.
Unbeknownst to Travis, Kitty gives birth to his son. Struggling to survive, she marries carpetbagger Corey McRae, grateful when he saves her from a mob of angry neighbors. But her life soon becomes a a living hell as he forces her to endure his depraved lust.
Kitty's indomitable spirit and love for her child keep her fighting for the day when Travis will return to her. But when he does, he is angry she has married and thinks her child is McRae's. And once again, Kitty must fight for the two greatest loves in her life.
This is a Retro Romance reprint and was originally published by Avon Books in April 1982.
Warning: This book accurately depicts the horrors of the Civil War, including graphic battlefield scenes, wounds, and trauma.