Prairie Heat Author:Madeline Baker WILDFIRE — A remorseless bounty hunter, an impenitent outlaw, and a renegade Apache boy -- they made strange traveling companions for a prim, Boston-bred spinster like Matilda Thornton. But before the stagecoach could rattle its dusty way through the dangerous Indian territory, Matilda would unpin her hair, roll up her sleeves and save the lives ... more »of all three. She would risk torture, ravishment and capture by savages. And in the strong, bronzed arms of the most unlikely suitor, she would lose her innocence, trade her virtue for a night of ecstasy, and discover a wild desire that rivaled the scorching heat of the prairie sun.« less
Revenge, especially on those one loves is a complicated affair.
Vido Pascali, just ozzing sex appeal, [I have yet to meet someone like that] was bound and determined to have his revenge on Anna Willoughby.
Anna Willoughby, 26 and supposedly a virgin, just melts into puddles whenever Vido is around. And she wants him in the worst way never mind that she loathes him. He only wanted her inheritance.
Vido adored Camilla and Anna was sure that he was trying to cheat on her. Never mind that Anna's thinking was all screwed up.
Vido's revenge was to buy Anna's home, seduce her and kick her out. It just never worked out that way. Too many vibes were pulling them together.