MADE IN HEAVEN
The handsome mine superintendent desperately needs someone to care for his two young, motherless children, and Kate is delighted to take the job. But first the children capture her heart...and then the leaping attraction between sweet Kate and the smolderingly handsome Trev is too powerful to deny. Although Kate longs for the safety of his arms, will she ever be able to accept the danger of his life?
- Original Title:Mail-Order Bride (Bride #1)
- Author:Maureen Mckade
- Rating:7.18 / 10
- Publisher:Published January 5th 2000 by Avon (first published January 1st 2000)
The first thing Kathleen Elizabeth Murphy noticed when she stepped off the stagecoach was the bustling activity. The second thing came quickly on the heels of the first, and Kate immediately covered her nose and mouth with her palm.
“You’ll get used to it, ma’am,” assured the man who’d helped her down.
Kate doubted it, but didn’t argue. “What is it?” she asked, her voice muffled by her gloved hand.
He shrugged. “The worst of it’s the stamping mill down the road. That’s where the ore is broken down. The wind’s just right so we’re gettin’ a good whiff of it today, ma’am. It ain’t usually this bad.”
Kate said a silent prayer of thanks. She lowered her hand but breathed through her mouth, and hoped she didn’t embarrass herself by losing the contents of her churning stomach....