In these Texas-set stories of romance and adventure, the Civil War is over, Christmas is coming -- and it's time for three rugged fighters to become lovers . . .
Yellow Fever has hit Clint Mitchum's Texas hometown and taken his father and siblings, leaving Clint ever more cynical. Racing homeward to be by his mother's side, Clint finds only a note from her, asking that he help her caregiver, a young woman named Amelia. Assuming his mother has passed, in his grief Clint ventures out to search for Amelia -- and finds the best of gifts -- just in time for Christmas . . .