She had to leave him to save her father. He had to follow her to save his heart.
Jenny Sutton must leave Williamsburg, Virginia and the man she loves to set sail for British occupied Manhattan to tend to her dying father. Once there, she becomes embroiled in the Patriot spy network. Only the marriage proposal of a British officer will save her from the gallows … and separate her from Andrew forever.
Desperate to join—and protect—Jenny, Andrew Wentworth agrees to deliver messages to Patriot troops on his journey to New York. But when he arrives, he learns of Jenny’s engagement to a British officer. Despair turns to determination as he vows to fight to the death for the Patriot cause.
As war rages around them, Jenny and Andrew must find the courage to fight for their new country’s freedom and their own eternal love.