Glorious Dawn Author:Dorothy Garlock Johanna Doan was a golden-haired, slender woman whose tragic beauty hid her bold, determined spirit. She had lived through her parents' murder and her sister's rape and pregnancy: now she could survive the intrigues at the Macklin ranch. For here, housekeeping with her sister, Johanna is expected to marry the son of the... more » cruel landowner himself. And young Burr Macklin is everything Johanna fears and desires: a courageous man who arouses her passions, but one who needs to learn that a woman's heart can never be taken by force... only won with love.« less
This is a good Dorothy Garlock book.Johanna's parents were murdered and she was left to take care of her sister.The only way she could make a living for them was agreeing to marry this rancher.He was a cruel,mean man.She falls in love but with a different man.