May 1887 — Flora Brimm is determined the fifth time is the charm. Back
home she has a reputation as “Fatal Flora,” a woman whose previous four
fiancés died in untimely accidents. Flora is desperate to marry,
because producing an heir is the only way she can keep her family’s
estate. She’s confident this visit to Eureka Springs with her
grandmother will help her land a husband.

Pinkerton detective
Lucas McMinn is hot on the trail of Will Tucker, the thief who broke his
sister’s heart. When he discovers the slippery fellow with Flora, he
thinks they are in on the devious plot together. Will Flora be able to
convince Lucas of her innocence? Will Lucas catch the elusive Mr.

And, more importantly, will Lucas survive if he pursues Flora’s heart?