Sometimes we get to pick our Destiny;
But most of the Time, our Destiny picks Us.
Sophie Johansson’s life changed forever when Liam Welch, a doctor betrothed to her, decides to fight in the Civil War. Sophie’s mother marries her off to a Southern plantation owner, Gus Hardman, devastating any hope she has for love. Then her life takes a thrilling and erotic turn. Up until now Hezekiah Lincoln, known only as Stud because of his vital role on the plantation, has managed to find peace with his existence as a slave on the very farm he was supposed to inherit. But now, Sophie and Stud find themselves in a tangled and dangerous position, torn between the integrity with which they’ve always lived and the fire that threatens to consume them. Intensely romantic and unusually thorny, Slaves of Destiny captures the struggle between fitting within society’s expectations and satisfying personal desires.
A captivating novel of enduring love,
gut wrenching war, and crucial survival.