Courageous and unconventional, Rosemary Saxon served as a nurse during the Civil War, a service that has caused most women in town to regard her as unfeminine and downright vulgar. Although she would like to put her experiences as a nurse behind her, she must support herself.

Rosemary takes a position with Dr. Elijah Stewart and a mutual attraction begins to develop. But when a sophisticated woman arrives in town claiming to be Elijah’s fiancée, a heartbroken Rosemary decides to leave Noble Springs and start fresh. Can Elijah convince her of the mystery woman’s deception before he loses her forever?

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About The Author

Researching her family history, Ann discovered all the collected memoirs had been written by men and told from the male perspective. What was life like for the women who maintained the homes, reared the children, and followed their husbands from place to place? That sparked her interest in writing fiction. She learned her craft by attending classes, reading books and collecting a few rejections. Ann lives with her husband, Richard, in Oregon and their Belgian Shepherd named Amber.

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