To Kathleen O'Connor, Cahira's story is nothing more than a charming legend-until her research divulges that several of Cahira's heirs did, indeed, leave the traditional roles of womanhood to fight for right. Stunned, Kathleen realizes she herself bears Cahira's mark. Is Kathleen destined to continue the legacy in the twenty-first century? To discover how the histories of these women relate to her own future. Kathleen must delve deep into the past to learn the truth about The Heirs of Cahira O'Connor. What will Kathleen discover about Flanna O'Connor, the 19th century heir who fought along with the men in the Civil War? Or worse yet, after becoming disinterested in Cahira's heirs after thoroughly researching Anika and Aidan, will she discover Flanna's story after it is too late to help herself? When Flanna O'Connor, a young medical student in Boston, is cut off from her family in Charleston at the start of the Civil War, she decides to disguise herself and move south with the Union Army. While in disguise, she must prove herself as a soldier and a doctor, both to her messmates and to Major Alden Haynes, brother to the man she has tentatively agreed to marry. But when Flanna and Alden are trapped between two armies, can Flanna trust God with her future..and with the love she has sought all her life?