Fletcher's Woman - Harlequin Historical Series Author:Carol Finch Fletcher Hawk has only one thing on his mind--bounty! The Texas Ranger is in hot pursuit of a woman accused of murder. He'll track her down and claim his reward. But when he finds Savanna Cantrell, something makes him change his goal. Maybe it's her beauty, maybe it's because she is the cleverest woman he's ever met, maybe it's her innocence--b... more »ut now he needs to convince her that she needs his help. With dangerous men on their trail, these two fiercely proud and independent people must learn to trust and to love!« less
Carol Finch's banter between characters is often the high point in her stories. However, this story has the ingenuity of the female lead outsmarting the male lead, who is an accomplished Texas Ranger and tracker and ½ Apache.
This is book 2 of a series and Fletcher Hawk is on the trail of his ex-partner. However, he meets an ailing US Marshal who promptly gives him a badge and orders him to find a woman who is being accused of a murder she probably didn't commit. Reluctantly, Fletcher goes after Savanna Cantrell. After all, how hard can it be?
Savanna has been trained in survival skills and gives Fletch an extraordinary amount of trouble and grief. Keeping Savanna safe is a serious problem; the bounty on her is $20,000 and rising. When the second murder is laid at her door, the stakes increase.