She lifted her lips to him. His brows shot up and he grinned, that tantalizing dimple appearing in his cheek. " What's this ? I suppose you're asking for a kiss ?"
" That would be most agreeable ,sir. "
"She forced herself not to look at him again. She had already crossed a line she hadn't meant to cross. She had promised herself that she wouldn't joke with him anymore. Joking was only a hair away from flirting and flirting with Joseph Webber would be ridiculous, now...
This one is different than your usual Civil War book. Set during Reconstruction-era New Orleans, the cast of characters especially Effie Jones, a former slave who escaped to the Union side as a child will make you sit up and take notice .