Forsaken Dreams (Escape to Paradise)
Publisher: Barbour Books
After witnessing the death and destruction caused by the Civil War, Colonel Blake Wallace is eager to leave his once precious Southern homeland for the pristine shores of Brazil and the prospect of a new utopian community. Widow Eliza Crawford seeks passage on Wallace’s ship harboring a dirty secret — and a blossoming hope for a fresh start. But will dangers from the sea and from man keep them from the peace and love they long for?