Toward the Midnight Sun
From the bestselling author of White Rose, Black Forest comes apage-turning epic of adventure, suspense, and romance set againstthe rich and ruthless backdrop of the Klondike gold rush.Seattle, 1897. Anna Denton is not like the other prospectorstraveling to the Yukon on the promise of riches. It’s duty—notprofit—that calls her into the wild unknown. With her familynearing financial ruin, Anna has agreed to marry Henry Bradwell,the wealthy King of the Klondike.She meets Will and Silas, childhood friends, on the steamernorth. After the ship docks in a lawless Alaska town, Anna’schaperones run afoul of local criminals, leaving her stranded. Willand Silas agree to escort her the hundreds of treacherous miles toDawson City—the gateway to the goldfields—and her betrothed, a manshe doesn’t know.Upon their arrival, Bradwell warmly welcomes them all. But as abrutal winter sets in, relations sour, and Anna is caught betweenthe promise her family made to the power-hungry Bradwell and herfeelings for Will. Anna and her companions soon find themselves ina deadly game where few can be trusted and where the greatestdanger in the frozen wilderness of the Klondike is man himself.