Ellacyn Jane Hayes is about to have the happiest day of her life. But on the eve before her wedding day, she sees her fiance' making out with his "sister". She also overhears their plans to murder Ellacyn on the honeymoon. Ellacyn knows she needs to hide for six weeks until her twenty-fifth birthday, the day she inherits the family ranch and oil business.
She leaves in the middle of the night and fortune shies down on her hours later at a bus station. Nellie Luckadeau has been wanting to hire some extra help and "Jane Days" will fill the job nicely. The only drawback to the situation is Nellie's grandson, Slade, who believes Jane is a con artist.
Slade does everything he can think of to get Jane to leave, but she is bullheaded. But when a flyer is being posted around town about the missing heiress, Jane knows she must come clean and reveal her past.
Slade and Jane go on the run for a few weeks, hiding out until her birthday, and trying to stay a step ahead of her ex-fiance' and his partner who are still looking for her to finish the job. They fight like cats and dogs, but soon find themselves heating up the sheets.
Wonderful characters, seamless writing, and a firecracker romance has Carolyn Brown at the top of her game. ONE LUCKY COWBOY will have you craving a cowboy of your own. Loved it!
this is another good book. Jane has run away from her groom who has plans to do away with her and she overhears the plans. She finds a friend in the form of an older than her woman in a town where her mother had grown up. This friend calls herself granny and unknown to Jane, recognizes her as a look-a-like for Jane's mother. Granny's grandson, Slade, wants her gone and suspects Jane's a gold digger which is far from truth as Jane's rich in her own right. Story is entertaining and easy to read. It's good. Slade determines not to marry, Jane's in love with Slade. She finally returns to her home when she turns of age so she can take over her inheritance which is why her fiance was going to kill her after they were married. Slade doesn't go after her but they do get together before the end. Read it.