Mass Market Paperbound
320 pages, 6.75 × 4.25 × 0.75 in
December 3, 2013
Penguin Publishing Group
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0451465563
ISBN - 13: 9780451465566
Read from the Book
Even with the real estate agent’s directions, it took Brandon three tries to find the Lady Luck Ranch. The first time, he assumed the dirt trail splicing off from the main road was a forgotten forestry path. After driving another five miles, he turned and went back. Beaverville, Oregon, wasn’t that big. Downtown was a collection of six weathered gray storefronts that could’ve been mistaken for a ghost town if not for the single golden pine addition gleaming on the corner.Twenty-?six people served, the dust-?covered sign joked at the corner grocery deli. The new store turned out to be a cattle feed shop, its front porch and back loading docks buried beneath huge burlap bags of grain. Next to it, a hunting store boasted a dozen gleaming rifles in the windows and enough boxes of bullets to make the NRA proud. Next to it was a beat old saloon claiming to be Whiskey Jack’s. Two hundred and sixty people served, its sign boasted.Brandon got the impression Beaverville might be just slightly different from Manhattan.He passed the high school. At first glance, he thought the simple three-?story cabin was someone’s home, but then he spotted the football field next door and discerned the fallen two-?hundred-?year-?old tree trunk with Beaverville High School branded into its bark. The town hadn’t wasted much money on the slightly tottering school. On the other hand, the taxpayers took football seriously. The lines were freshly painted brilliant white, the wooden bleachers were caref
From the Publisher
Three siblings searching for the truth about their family are about to find more than they bargained for…
For years Brandon Ferringer has sought to untangle the mystery surrounding his father's disappearance. Now training as a hotshot—a seasonal wildland fire fighter—Brandon feels he’s on the verge of finally discovering the truth. In need of temporary lodging, Brandon rents a room at a local farm, and is surprised when his attraction to the ranch’s alluring owner threatens to distract him from his mission.
Single mother Victoria Meese struggles to find time for herself in between raising her son, Randy, and running the Lady Luck Ranch. When she meets Brandon, she suddenly finds something to believe in again. But Brandon’s search for answers is about to turn dangerous, threatening their growing connection—and their very lives.
About the Author
Lisa Gardner is the New York Times bestselling author of fifteen novels. Her Detective D. D. Warren novels include Catch Me, Love You More, and the International Thriller of the Year Award–winning novel, The Neighbor. Her FBI profiler novels include Say Goodbye, Gone, The Killing Hour, The Next Accident, and The Third Victim. She lives with her family in New England, where she is at work on her next novel.
Praise for Lisa Gardner
“If you love romantic-suspense, don't miss Lisa Gardner's version. Intelligent, smart and romantic.”—Jayne Ann Krentz
“Gardner keeps us guessing.”—Los Angeles Times
“The Mozart of thriller writers.”—Tess Gerritsen