My Desperado

My Desperado

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by Lois Greiman
     
 

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A riotously hilarious and passion-filled adventure of historical romance in the Wild, Wild West…

The prim and prudish Katherine Simmons, a proper Boston schoolteacher, never expected to step foot in those godforsaken lands of the Wild, Wild West…let alone figuring out how to hide a dead body…

Katherine Simmons liked her life the

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A riotously hilarious and passion-filled adventure of historical romance in the Wild, Wild West…

The prim and prudish Katherine Simmons, a proper Boston schoolteacher, never expected to step foot in those godforsaken lands of the Wild, Wild West…let alone figuring out how to hide a dead body…

Katherine Simmons liked her life the way it was – predictable, boring, but safe. Innocent of the more earthly pleasures in the world, Katherine has never lost her head to passion and intends to keep it that way. That is, until this puritanical schoolteacher inherits a saloon – or what some might call a brothel – in the Wild West town of Silver Ridge. Refusing to step down from a challenge, Katherine leaves for Silver Ridge, with the plan of bringing some of Boston’s morality to the outlaw West.

But when the Mayor of Silver Ridge dies in the throes of passion right there in her saloon, Katherine tries to sneak his body out and is caught by Travis Ryland, a sexy outlaw. When the townspeople of Silver Ridge see them together, both Travis and Katherine are accused of murder and must work together to prove their innocence.

Travis Ryland expected a little trouble when he was hired by Silver Ridge to put an end to the payroll robberies at the mine. A little trouble, but mostly a simple job for a man with simple talents. What he didn’t expect was a beautiful schoolteacher from Boston to turn his life…and his heart into chaos.

Katherine may be innocent, but she’s willing to learn…and lucky for her, there’s a sexy outlaw more than happy to educate the schoolteacher…

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940015867688
Publisher:
NYLA
Publication date:
10/24/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
452,809
File size:
339 KB

Meet the Author

Born on a North Dakota cattle ranch, Lois Greiman graduated from a high school class of sixty students before moving to Minnesota where she professionally trained and showed Arabian Horses for several years. Since that time she’s been a high fashion model, a fitness instructor, and a veterinary assistant. But an incurable case of writing fever put a stop to all those occupations.

Since selling her first book to Avon in 1992, she has sold 22 romance novels, 5 mysteries and the first in her Witches of Mayfair series.

While caring for three children, fifteen horses, and a menagerie of pets on her small farm in Minnesota, Ms. Greiman writes full time, producing two or three novels a year and garnering much praise from readers and reviewers alike.

Her Highland novels have received Affaire de Couer’s Critic’s Choice Award, Romantic Times K.I.S.S. Award, and have been nominated for Romance Writer’s of America’s prestigious Rita. Her titles have appeared on Barnes & Nobles’ bestselling romance list and won her the Midwest Fiction Writer’s Rising Star Award.

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My Desperado 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
What a romantic western should be. Kept hearing Eagles' Desperado in the background. My fav song, one of my fav westerns. Strong hero strong heroine. Don't pass this one up.