Ciara Gold, romance author
A golden double eagle buys a cowgirl more than she can bargain for when she's kidnapped by a convicted murderer.
An ex-spy for the confederacy must stop hiding from himself and the world, but finds himself on the wrong side of the law in a fight for his very existence.
When the only daughter of a Brownwood’s local cattle baron allows a stranger to take the blame for a murder she thinks she committed, she orchestrates a jailbreak. Jake Nolan knows only one thing; he’s innocent of murder charges and Julia Stanton is the only person who knows who’s really guilty. While Jake holds her captive to discover the truth, Julia’s seductive charms imprison his heart.
She leaned back on her elbows. “I don’t aim to brand you, cowboy. I just plan to get under your skin enough that you’ll wish you hadn’t tangled with me, so keep your back to the wall.”