She's pursuing her father, who sold her for a ticket to the California gold fields. However, spending night after night together, posing as a married couple, is fanning Keirin and Clay into a different kind of blinding passion that's blazing the way for Talbot, who will kill to have what's his. Previously titled: passion's prizeaWARDS:Best First Historical, Romantic TimesREVIEWS:".
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Talbot, a ruthless saloon owner, until Clay Holt wins her in a rigged poker game. Kierin mcKendry is indentured to J. Years later, she still believes in happy endings and feels very lucky to do what she loves, two cats and one scruffy, with her husband, unrepentant dog at her side.
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In new mexico, chase finds Libby in desperate straits and offers help instead of truth. Libby's horse ranch, plagued by unexplained accidents, is failing. During the battle of the wilderness, Union Major Chase Whitlaw shoots a Rebel soldier, just as they're both cut down by a terrible explosion. As the reb lies dying, he begs whitlaw to return a locket to his wife, Libby, in New Mexico and tell her he loves her.
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But now, she has Chase.
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But what's a cowboy to do with an unpredictable woman who refuses to be tamed?AWARDS:4. 5 stars! – romantic times magazinewinner, best historical Romance of the Year, Cameo Award for Strong Woman Characters, Calico Trails MagazineWinner, Calico Trails MagazineWinner, K. I. S. S. Visit adrienne's blog at WritingNovelsThatSell.
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. Early reviews:"i just finished devouring your book! Why not even the distraction of Hurricane Michael kept me from finishing your book. Anna F. Undeterred, Jo agrees to his terms. Jack’s son, immediately takes to jo, desperate for a mother, but sixteen-year-old Ruby is apprehensive and territorial, six-year-old Tommy, which is exacerbated when her beau turns his eyes to Jo.
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Robert wallace was a skeptic until he watched his friends settle happily with their mail-order brides. Until he discovers his new bride is surrounded by layer-upon-layer of lies. The attraction is instant, but just when things are looking up for her, the past comes calling--and Katie discovers harsh truths about her stepfather that put everything at risk.
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