International Readers Choice Contest Finalist
Long Historical Fiction
—Romantic Times Book Review
A rancher runs head-on into the new school marm, who believes he’s made slave labor out of eight orphaned children.
Grant Cooper crowds too many orphans into his rickety house, just
like Hannah Cartwright’s cruel father. Grant’s family of orphans have been mistreated too many times by judgmental school teachers. Now the new schoolmarm is the same except she’s so pretty and she isn’t really bad to his children, it’s Grant she can’t stand.
“The latest in Connealy’s Lassoed in Texas series, set in 1867 Texas, continues the laughter, tears and unforgettable characters. A former reviewer for Romantic Times, Connealy really knows what resonates with readers. “ — Romantic Times Book Review