Romance Author Sue Tumlin
A category style romance novel.
She inherited a ranch...
Young, inexperienced nineteen year old Tonya Blake is devastated by her father's death. As an only child she soon discovers that she is the sole heir of a working cattle ranch firmly nestled at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado. A ranch she never knew existed. But inheriting the K.B. Ranch comes with a very high price and one very disturbing stipulation. One may cost her her heart and the other could cost her the ranch. As two men vie for the chance to own the K.B. Ranch, Tonya soon learns that one will stop at nothing to keep her from selling. Including holding her captive.
Along with his heart...
Bitterly ashamed of his half-breed heritage, Jason Cobb is determined to keep the K.B. Ranch out of the hands of his competitor. His past holds a secret that he is desperately trying to hide, and the sale of the K.B. Ranch could expose all he holds dear. Deeply indebted to Tonya's father, Jason reluctanctly agrees to be Tonya's guardian until her twenty-first birthday. He soon realizes that in order to protect her virture, he will have to marry her. Temporarily. He just doesn't count on falling in love with the fiesty, heir and having to protect her from himself.