Long Tall Texan Legacy Author:Diana Palmer Two stories in this book. — THE FOUNDING FATHER — It was a marriage on convenience. Big John Jacobs knew that a nearby railway would ensure his ranch's survival, so he reluctantly offered his hand to Camilla Colby, the sheltered daughter of a railroad tycoon. When a taste of Texas ranch life stirred Camilla's fiery spirits, Big John discovered he'... more »d gotten much more than he bargined for.
Justin Ballenger was jilted by Shelby Jacobs, privileged daughter of the Jacobsville fortune, for a wealthy playboy. After six resentful years, Shelby returned, penniless and alone. It was Justin's turn to sneer, but honor wouldn't allow it. He was sure he could never trust her again, but that old flame burned hotter than a three alarm brush fire and Shelby had a secret that only fanned the flames.« less