THE WEDDING RANSOM was named one of Romance Writers of America's Top Ten Favorite Novels of the Year.
In the Republic of Texas, it's a treasure hunt like none other...
Unconventional beauty Maggie St. John is soaking in a therapeutic mud bath when she finds herself snuggled up against Gentleman Rafe Malone, the slickest thief in Texas. She'll do anything to help protect her "papas," even put her fortune and her future in the hands of this handsome, notorious rogue.
Rafe retired from a life of crime to raise horses, but when a band of elderly pirates make him a provocative offer, he can't refuse. Soon he is hunting hidden treasure while attempting to steal the most valuable pirate's prize of all . . . Maggie's heart.
Geralyn Dawson is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of over twenty-five novels written in a variety of sub-genres including historical romance, contemporary romance, romantic suspense, and women's fiction. She is a three-time Finalist for Romance Writers of America's prestigious RITA award and a recipient of Romantic Times magazine's Career Achievement Award.
Geralyn is currently writing romantic women's fiction for Ballantine Books under the pseudonym Emily March. The first three novels of Emily March's Eternity Springs series, ANGEL'S REST, HUMMINGBIRD LAKE,and HEARTACHE FALLS each earned coveted starred reviews from Publishers Weekly magazine. ANGEL'S REST was named to the Top 100 Books of 2011 by Publishers Weekly magazine. The fourth book of the series, LOVER'S LEAP is a January 2012 release.