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Genre: Historical Romance
Dearest Enemy harkens back to the great Civil War romances where brave men and courageous women played out their roles as spies and soldiers in a ready-made conflict between enemies and lovers. Ryan lets the rising tension between her strong characters grow just as the war reaches a fevered pitch, keeping you reading late into the night.
After losing her fiance and her home to the war, Southern belle Susanna LeGrande vows to destroy the enemy and becomes a Confederate spy, floating through Washington, D.C. like an enchanted butterfly while she's really a black widow spider.
Union Navy Rear Admiral Mitchell
They are both playing a dangerous game where Susanna's life and Mitchell's honor lie in the balance. Will love or hate, honor or loyalty lead to
Reviewed By: Kathe Robin
Published: November 2006