In 1916, Sarah Whittaker loses everything when a distant relative inherits her family's fortune, and she becomes convinced that women deserve equal rights. Young lawyer Alex Taylor defends her cause and in the process wins her heart. His employer opposes the romance, claiming Sarah's political beliefs threaten Alex's career. Heartbroken, Sarah travels to Washington, DC, where she becomes a victim of the 'Night of Terror.' Alex rushes to the nation's capital to secure Sarah's freedom, but is he too late?
American Tapestries series -- Each novel in this line sets a heart-stirring love story against the backdrop of an epic moment in American history. Whether they fought in her battles, built her cities, or forged paths to new territories, a diverse tapesty of men and women shaped this great nation into a Land of Opportunity. Then, as now, the search for romance was a major part of the American Dream.