Heather Graham weaves her magic in a Civil War trilogy featuring the indomitable Slater brothers . . . DARK STRANGER Kristin McCahy was a fighter, struggling to keep the remnants of her family and ranch together as the Civil War raged around them. Then, on the day when all hope seemed lost, a stranger rode to her rescue, his guns spitting fire and his eyes ablaze with a passion only she could quench. RIDES A HERO The war was over, but, embittered by the conflict, Shannon McCahy and Malachi Slater still fought a raging battle of wills all their own. A Yankee whose only solace was the land she had struggled to save, Shannon hated the hot-tempered Malachi, a Rebel on the run who stood for all she had come to despise. APACHE SUMMER Born and raised in frontier Texas, beautiful Tess Stuart needed a hired gun to avenge her uncle's murder. But the only one willing to help was the infuriating, irresistible Lieutenant Jamie Slater -- the man whose passion set her soul on fire.