By Fern Michaels, Janet Dailey, Deborah Bedford
The abilities of 4 stellar authors are introduced jointly in a single passionate anthology that celebrates homecomings and the enjoyment of affection. This superbly repackaged vintage is bound to please longtime fanatics and allure new ones! In "The trip" by way of Fern Michaels, twelve years after being jilted on the altar, mountain advisor Maggie Osborne Harper is ready to make the toughest trek of her existence. In "Heading domestic" via Janet Dailey, Kate Summers has her purposes for warding off new neighbor Josh Reynolds, however the rugged rancher and his matchmaking puppy produce other principles. In "The go back of Walker Lee" by way of Sharon Sala, difficult as he attempted, Walker Lee could not overlook the Texas lady he left at the back of. yet after ten years, did Carrie Wainwright nonetheless wish him? In "Rockabye hotel" by means of Deborah Bedford, Wyoming innkeeper Anna Burden returns domestic after the twist of fate that stole her reminiscence to find shattering truths—and the therapeutic strength of love.
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Yet there has been no car parked through both the trailer or the pen, no signal of lifestyles. “It doesn’t seem like an individual is domestic, does it? ” she stated to her horse. Convincing herself, Kate veered clear of the trailer and pointed the buckskin towards the meandering circulate, lifting the pony right into a jog-trot. She knew each inch of the canyon, and each position a stray may pass, of which there have been few. She could cost these and go away, with out one the wiser for her having been there. As they approached the tree-lined financial institution, the buckskin slowed to a stroll of its personal accord. at present of the 12 months, the water ran transparent and shallow, slightly greater than an inch deep in locations. The sound of it operating over its gravel mattress was once a restful murmur that echoed the tender whisperings of the wind within the timber and invited pause. while the buckskin paused alongside the financial institution and stretched its nostril towards the water, Kate dismounted to enable the pony drink and take a quick holiday herself. She took off her hat and shook unfastened her lengthy hair, letting it tumble approximately her shoulders, then hung her hat at the saddle horn and idly scanned the realm among the movement and the canyon’s aspect wall. yet she observed no livestock. The buckskin pawed on the water among beverages, seeming to take as a lot excitement in splashing the water as he did consuming it. Kate smiled on the horse’s antics and crouched down upstream. Slipping off the bandana round her neck, she dipped one finish of it within the water and wiped the various morning’s path dust from her face and neck. “Mind telling me what you’re doing on my land? ” The challenging problem got here from someplace at the back of her. Startled, Kate straightened in a whirling flip and stared in silent surprise on the guy status a couple of ft away, a trio of none-too-friendly taking a look canines at his ft. yet her gaze was once at the guy. He was once tall with slim hips that emphasised the width of his shoulders. His blouse was once unbuttoned and hung unfastened, revealing the glisten of perspiration on his epidermis and the washboard flatness of his abdominal. “Who are you? ” Kate dragged her gaze as much as the tilt, tanned strains of his face. The sight of it was once like a physique blow. the fellow was once drop-dead good-looking. “The owner,” he snapped. “You are Josh Reynolds. ” She used to be shocked and offended whilst. She knew his sort. Too good. “And who could you be? ” many of the hardness went out of his voice, yet his sky-blue eyes endured to check her with shut curiosity. “Kate Summers,” she said with planned coolness. His head lifted in faint shock. “You’re Bick Summer’s daughter. ” “Yes. ” “You weren’t the following whilst i purchased this position off your father final February,” he recalled. “But I’ve heard much approximately you. regrettably, not anyone pointed out you've pink hair. ” His look traveled over her auburn mane, a glint of greater than passing curiosity in his eyes. whilst his mouth curved in a lazy smile absolute to curl a woman’s ft, Kate was once happy she was once donning boots. She will be damned if she may allow Josh Reynolds see that he had any impression on her whatever. “They most likely didn’t point out it since it isn’t very important.