Laughter, Romance, and Action Abound in This New Series from Mary ConnealySwept away when her wagon train attempts a difficult river crossing, Ruthy MacNeil isn't all that upset at being separated from the family who raised her. All they've ever done is work her to the bone. She prayed for a... show more
Laughter, Romance, and Action Abound in This New Series from Mary ConnealySwept away when her wagon train attempts a difficult river crossing, Ruthy MacNeil isn't all that upset at being separated from the family who raised her. All they've ever done is work her to the bone. She prayed for a chance to get away, and then came the raging flood. Alive but disoriented, she's rescued by Luke Stone...so unfortunately, there are more chances to die in her immediate future.Luke is heading home to reclaim the ranch stolen from his family. But the men who killed his father are working hard to ensure Luke doesn't make it alive. He has no choice but to keep moving. Still, he can't just abandon Ruthy, so she'll have to come along.His friends--a ragtag group of former Civil War soldiers--take a fast interest in the pretty gal. Luke thinks that's rather rude--he's the one who found her. And the more time he spends around the hard-working young woman who is a mighty good cook, the more he finds himself thinking beyond revenge and toward a different future. For the first time in a long time, Luke is tempted to turn from his destructive path and be swept away by love.
Publish date: March 1st 2013
Publisher: Bethany House Publishers
Pages no: 303
Edition language: English
Series: Trouble in Texas (#1)
Title: Swept Away (Trouble in Texas Book #1) Author: Mary Connealy Pages: 320 Year: 2013 Publisher: Bethany Appropriately titled fiction for sure, Swept Away will keep the reader engrossed in the story until the very last page. I love westerns with suspense and action-filled, very believable ...
Ruthy MacNeil is rescued from a swollen river after her wagon train is washed away by a flash flood. Luke Stone, her rescuer, is returning to his home in Broken Wheel, Texas, to reclaim his family ranch. Friends Darius Riker (the town doctor), Jonas Cahill (preacher), Vince (lawyer) and Big Joe Conr...