The Maverick Author:Diana Palmer Rancher Harley Fowler had a knack for getting himself out of trouble - until trouble runs right into him in the form of whirlwind investigator Alice Jones. Alice has been called to Jacobsville, Texas, after a man's body is discovered. And when her investigation leas her straight back to Harley, he knows this is one fight he has to win. — Alice do... more »esn't need help from anyone, particularly a long, tall Texas. And when the friendly cowboy's smile starts to distract her from her work, there's only one thing to do - convince him to marry her.