Taken by the Cowboy

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HERO AND PROTECTOR
Former bounty hunter, expert gunslinger, and the toughest sheriff Dodge City has ever known, Truman Wade is a real man from the tip of his black Stetson right down to his spurs and leather boots. He's never met his match in a gunfight, but he's never met a gorgeous, gutsy woman from the twenty-first century either...

TORN BETWEEN TWO WORLDS
Newly single after a rocky breakup with her ...

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Overview

HERO AND PROTECTOR
Former bounty hunter, expert gunslinger, and the toughest sheriff Dodge City has ever known, Truman Wade is a real man from the tip of his black Stetson right down to his spurs and leather boots. He's never met his match in a gunfight, but he's never met a gorgeous, gutsy woman from the twenty-first century either...

TORN BETWEEN TWO WORLDS
Newly single after a rocky breakup with her self-absorbed fiancé, newspaper columnist Jessica Delaney crashes her car in a lightning storm and soon finds herself dodging bullets in the Wild West. Before the night is out, she's tossed in jail for a murder she didn't commit, and if things don't seem complicated enough, the impossibly handsome sheriff in charge of her arrest has danger written all over him - and a sexy swagger to die for. Jessica knows she needs to get home, but when Sheriff Wade's enticing touch sets her passions on fire, she begins to wonder if fate has other plans for her, and soon she must choose between the life she longs for in the future... and the greatest love she's ever known.

"Julianne MacLean's writing is smart, thrilling, and sizzles with sensuality!"-Elizabeth Hoyt, bestselling author of Notorious Pleasures

"You can always count on Julianne MacLean to deliver ravishing romance that will keep you turning the pages until the wee hours of the morning." - Teresa Medeiros, bestselling author of Goodnight Tweetheart

"She is just and all around wonderful writer, and I look forward to reading everything she writes." - Natasha Smith, Romance Junkies

"MacLean enchants readers. Her special spark and brand of sensuality mark her rise to the top." - -Kathe Robin, Romantic Times Bookclub

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780986842252
  • Publisher: Julianne MacLean
  • Publication date: 7/28/2011
  • Pages: 272
  • Sales rank: 650,443
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.61 (d)

Meet the Author

Julianne MacLean is a USA Today bestselling author of 15 historical romances, including The Highlander Trilogy with St. Martin's Press and her popular American Heiress series with Avon/Harper Collins. She also writes contemporary mainstream fiction under the pseudonym E.V. Mitchell, and her most recent release THE COLOR OF HEAVEN was an Amazon bestseller. She is a three-time RITA finalist, and has won numerous awards, including the Booksellers' Best Award, the Book Buyers Best Award, and a Reviewers' Choice Award from Romantic Times for Best Regency Historical of 2005. She lives in Nova Scotia with her husband and daughter, and is a dedicated member of Romance Writers of Atlantic Canada.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 14, 2012

    Such a good read!!!

    Julianne Maclean never fails to deliver! As time travel novel set in the western era, it is not the typical time I like to read about but it was fantastic none the less!! Witty, suspenseful, romantic, dramatic, and steamy all in one!

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted November 21, 2011

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    One delectable cowboy....to go please!!!!

    This book drew me in from the first page! I haven't read a lot of time travel romance books but now I'm thinking maybe I should put more on my list! First we meet Jessica Dempsey. She is a modern day woman who is in the middle of dealing with her own grief and loss when she is in a car accident and the impossible happens....she is catapulted back in time. She finds herself in the wild west. 1800's style!! This is where her adventure begins. She meets sheriff Wade Truman under circumstances that are less then ideal. It seems she has taken on the name Junebug Jess and within hours of her arriving, she has the reputation of a rough and rowdy gunslinger. Truman is one smokin HOT lawman! ¿ He has a certain cowboy charm that would make any modern day woman swoon. He seem to be dangerous, mysterious and ohh soo sensual! Truman and Jess both feel a connection to each other. And before you know it, they set the pages ablaze with their unstoppable passion. *winks* This was truly a fun and entertaining read for me. I absolutely love Truman and Jessica. I loved watching their attraction and trust grow throughout the book. Jessica is a bit unusual in Truman's eyes. And he knows that she is keeping something from him. But he feels a fierce protectiveness towards her and finds himself doing everything he can to keep her out of harms way. Truman is hard around the edges and Jessica knows he doesn't want to get too close. But she can see the soft, caring and loving side of him and she can't seem to put out the fire that burns for him. If you like time travel themed books, then this is a great book to pick up!! It's a branding hot read with an incredibly scorching hot Hero ;) It's fun and entertaining and it will keep you flipping the pages until there are no more left!! I HIGHLY RECOMMEND this book!!

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 25, 2013

    So, so

    I thought this was contemporary romance, so my jaw dropped when the heroine travels back in time to the Wild West after a car accident. I stopped reading and moved on to another book. Until I found myself without any book to read in my Nook and decided to give this one another chance. I actually enjoyed some chapters describing the love story between the heroine and the Sheriff, but the time travel thing was just too much and the ending, well... let's just say that you have to believe in miracles to digest it. Too much.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 9, 2011

    Very Nice

    I love time travel romance, this was a very nice read.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted August 18, 2011

    Awesome!!!

    This book is absolutely wonderful! I'm a romance novel junkie and this book is now in my top 10 favs! It was beautifully written and definitely worth a five star rating!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 17, 2014

    overall good but I wish the ending had more detail.

    overall good but I wish the ending had more detail.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 19, 2014

    I liked it.

    It was enjoyable. I too was taken back when I realized it was time travel, but I kept guessing how it would end. I of course expected a happy ending but I was wondering how it would happen. Time travel- weird. How else would it end.

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  • Posted January 15, 2013

    okay

    It was an okay book.

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  • Posted December 12, 2012

    I love time travel romances, my all time favorite is Shelly Thac

    I love time travel romances, my all time favorite is Shelly Thacker's - Forever His, but this book lacked any sexual tension between the leads.  Additionally there were random moments when the author would start describing a scene where the characters would be in a threatening situation and instead of focusing on getting out of the situation they would start wondering about the other's eyes or hair.  It was out of place and would break the rhythm of the scene...very frustrating.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 21, 2011

    Good Read

    Ending could have used a little more detail.

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