She was a generals daughter and he was a Southern spy dressed in Union blue when their eyes met. It was love at first sight for Molly Donivan and Wolf Haywood, aka Benjamin.

Molly never forgot that fateful meeting and waited for the man she loved to return. But it would be in a different time and place than she ever imagined.

On the trail of outlaws. Texas Ranger Wolf Haywood unexpectedly is hit by a falling sign post and awakens to see a face from the past. Molly has no idea that the lawman and her fantasy soldier are one and the same, but Wolf recognizes her.

Though she has vowed to hold onto her love for Benjamin, Molly is fascinated by Wolf and is falling in love with him as he slowly woos her. But what will happen if she ever discovers the truth about his identity?

Jodi Thomas captures the atmosphere of the West, and the personalities are perfection. Her stories are the ones you read again and again because theyre real, exciting and filled with people you never forget. SENSUAL (Mar., 352 pp., $6.99)

Reviewed by: 
Kathe Robin