Abigail Martin is a headstrong young woman who believes frontier life in the rugged Colorado Rockies possesses all the world she could ever want. As a woman who listens to her heart, Abbie is determined to hold out for the best—even if it means dashing the hopes of her childhood friend Blake, and holding out for a love as consuming as her beloved mountains.
Montgomery Farrel is a handsome, refined gentleman who sees in Abbie a reflection of the untamed, pristine land he has come to call his own. Though he finds her penchant for adventure a refreshing change from the southern belles of his upbringing, Monte also holds honor above every virtue even love.
Their hopes suddenly collide when a debt must be paid—and honor is the price.
Can Monte and Abbie surrender to a destiny greater than the one their dreams can hold?
He claimed honor would be his only sword-until an enemy threatened his love and his land.
Montgomery Farrel believes his splintered world is about to heal when Abbie Martin accepts his love and his offer of marriage. But their dreams come crashing down when a vicious fire brings injury and devastation. When the fire proves to be intentional and the sabotage to Monte’s property continues to escalate, Abbie’s fierce determination takes over and a frightening gun battle ensues.
Confronted with a hate that runs deeper than the Colorado granite, Monte is swept back to the days of Confederate bloodshed, where his need for revenge battles his sense of honor. With both Abbie and his land to protect, can Monte find the strength to surrender it all to the God he is just beginning to discover?
In the midst of tragedy, where do you find faith?
Still adjusting to her ladylike life as Montgomery Farrel’s wife, Abigail discovers she is pregnant and the world seems more exciting than ever. She is unprepared however for the tragedy that will strike her cherished ranch.
Left with only a determination to fight for her child’s future and a fragile hope that the land she loves will not betray her again, Abbie begins to rediscover the will to live and the courage to face the truth about the God she serves.
He has the look of a guilty man, but Cole Jasper saved her life. Now she has a chance to repay the debt…
Abbie Farrel is just beginning to settle back into living again after the financial crises that have rocked her ranch since her husband’s death. With the rugged Cole Jasper back as her foreman, Abbie dares to hope that his laughter and steady hand will bring serenity to the ranch, and perhaps even to her heart.
But trouble comes calling in the form of two bounty hunters, and it’s Cole they capture, claiming they’ll take him dead or alive. Wanted for the death of a saloon girl in El Paso, Cole is beaten near death, then tied to a horse for the journey back to Texas and a hanging trial.
Whirling with questions of his innocence, Abbie knows only one thing: Honor has once again forced her hand. Along with her stable hand and a Comanche guide, Abbie heads for Texas, determined to save Cole from certain death on the trail and trusting God to bring the right man to justice.
Though she’s haunted by the grief of her past, Abbie pledges Cole her future. Will love be enough?
As the newly married wife of Cole Jasper, Abbie is certain life will never again be dull. What she doesn’t know is whether her blossoming love for Cole will allow her to bid farewell to the nightmares that have plagued her since Monte’s brutal death.
But Cole is determined to capture her whole heart, and he means to win over her pint-sized son, Elliot, too-even if Cole has to trample a bit on Abbie’s tight rein. With little orphaned Jenny and the wayward young woman, Birdie, filling out their ragamuffin family, Cole and Abbie have their hands full riding the ups and downs of life at the Lucky Star.
When rumors of the evil, vengeful Crete Marlowe and his unsavory band of comrades reach Rocky Bluffs, Cole knows he must bring them to justice. Can Abbie ever forgive Cole for allowing honor to once again jeopardize their love?