Swept from her homeland by the bitter wars of Napoleon, she blossomed into young womanhood on the lush plantations of old Louisiana. A notorious pirate's single, searing kiss taught her the meaning of her name -- Desiree!
Jean Lafitte! The daring smuggler who lived on an island paradise beyond the bayous--the charming rogue whose legend was known throughout the South. It was he whose kiss lit a fire of desire in her innocent heart.
AND A PASSION TOO BOLD TO DIE
Site was a woman destined to marry another. He was a man whose blood-lust for vengeance ran as deep as his passion for her. 'Theirs is a story as tumultuous and tender as their love for each other was eternal!