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Chasing the Sun (Land of the Lone Star Trilogy, Book 1) by Tracie Peterson

By Tracie Peterson

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Tracie Peterson Embarks on a brand new Texas Series

When her father disappears in war-torn Mississippi, Hannah Dandridge reveals herself liable not just for her more youthful siblings yet for the ranch her father lately bought at the Texas plains. even though a wedding of comfort may perhaps ease her obstacle, she determines to belief God for direction.

Wounded soldier William Barnett returns to his domestic merely to find that his family's ranch has been seized. even though offended and sour at this flip of occasions, he's stunned to find that it's a appealing younger girl with outstanding fortitude who's suffering to maintain where operating.

Hannah, determined for support, and William, wanting to regain his family's land, shape an uneasy truce. yet within reach Comanche tribes, the arriving of accomplice infantrymen, and a power suitor all threaten the becoming appeal that builds among them. Will they have the capacity to put aside their very own goals and embody the promise of a destiny jointly?

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She turned her attention to the herd. She could see the cattle beginning to mill around and cowboys riding up and down the line. There were a lot more than those they’d hired in Faithful. She’d hung around the general store to make certain they didn’t hire anyone she knew, anyone who might recognize her. Judging by the number of men she’d seen them hire and the number she could spot now, they must have brought a passel of trail hands with them. She wondered if some had quit before they’d arrived in Faithful or if they’d just decided they needed extra hands.

It occurred to Matt that the boy might have been sitting up so straight because he’d been trying to count the cattle, but they were stretched out for several miles. “Little over two thousand,” Matt answered. 46 A N AV O N T R U E R O M A N C E “What does the marking on the cattle stand for? It looks like the top and bottom part of a heart, spread apart,” the boy said. The kid was observant. Matt had to give him credit for paying attention. But the kid’s youth revealed itself with his eagerness, his questions.

And hope he wasn’t fired in the process. ” Standing in the front room of the house, her pa’s battered cowboy hat clutched in her hands, what was left of her hair curling around her face, Sam straightened her shoulders and squarely faced her mother. Cowering now would only give her mother ammunition that she could use to prove Sam had no business going on this cattle drive. ” She made her eyes grow big and round. “A hundred dollars. ” “What I’m thinking about is what could happen to you on a cattle drive.

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