- ISBN: 9781441213235 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2010.
|Summary, etc.:|| Adelaide Proctor is a young woman with her head in the clouds, longing for a real-life storybook hero to claim as her own. But when a husband-hunting debacle leaves her humiliated, she interviews for a staid governess position on a central Texas sheep ranch and vows to leave her romantic yearnings behind. When Gideon Westcott left his privileged life in England to make a name for himself in America's wool industry, he never expected to become a father overnight. And five-year-old Isabella hasn't uttered a word since she lost her mother. The unconventionality of the new governess concerns Gideon-and intrigues him at the same time. But he can't afford distractions. He has a ranch to run, a shearing to oversee, and a suspicious fence-cutting to investigate. When Isabella's uncle comes to claim the child-and her inheritance-Gideon and Adelaide must work together to protect Isabella from the man's evil schemes. And soon neither can deny their growing ...
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. Ada : Bethany House Publishers, 2010. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 512 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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