He's a cranky cowboy trying to save the family ranch. She's a freelance journalist hoping to get a full-time writing gig. What she writes could either make or break him.
Brant Cross feels responsible for his father's accident. The money set aside to pay off a big loan against the ranch has all gone to medical bills. Now it's up to Brant to find a way to make ends meet. When one of the biggest rodeo magazines in the country offers to feature Cross Creek Ranch, it looks like this could be the publicity the family needs. But when things around the ranch start to go haywire, it's more important than ever that Brant keeps everything cinched up tight.
Hailey Silver just wants to earn her parents' respect. Following the rodeo as a freelance journalist, and Iiving out of her camp trailer isn't exactly the kind of life they approve of. So when the ranch she's supposed to write a feature article on starts showing signs of animal neglect and abuse, this just might be the scoop that could make her career. That is if she can keep her emotions reined in tight.
Will Hailey reveal the truth about the ranch no matter who it might hurt? Will Brant's tenuous hold on to the ranch and the woman he loves unravel from beneath his grip?
Jodi Basye's Cross Creek Ranch series is perfect for readers who love western love stories full of heart-pounding adventure and toe-curling, clean romance that will keep them up reading all night.