A Contradiction To His Pride (eBook)
de Leanne W. Smith
Sobre o livro
From the moment James met Corrine as they traveled theOregon Trail, inSmith's best-selling debut novelLeaving Independence, he couldn’t resist trying to win the sharp-mouthed beauty’s affections.
Now, as the core group ofpioneers in Colonel Dotson’s wagon train begins to settle inBaker City, Oregon and build homesteads, James is restless to make his fortune so he can stake his own claim and win Corrine’s hand with honor.
But when James takes Corrine on an outing designed to impress her, things go tragically wrong. James foils abank robberyand unwittingly sets a series of events into motion that shatter Corrine’s heart and now threaten her life, along with his and her older brother Charlie’s.
Soon there are several folks heading back downthe trail—James, Charlie, Corrine, Harry and Tam Sims, the Baker City Sheriff, a newspaperman, a notorious criminal family, and Hoke Mathews—all set to collide in a final showdown in aColorado mining town as outlaw Duke Walden seeks to make James pay for his heroic actions.