Autumn Lover - Only, Bk 5 Author:Elizabeth Lowell Returning to he Nevada ranch at the Civil War's end, Elyssa Sutton finds it picked bare by scavengers and coveted by determined men. Yet the proud young woman vows never again to abandon her Ruby Mountain home -- though it means enlisting the aid of a dark and dangerous stranger who lives for revenge alone. — Hunter Maxwell has suffered from ... more »the savagery of outlaws and the faithlessness of a woman. And he will trust no female -- nor will he rest until the raiders who destroyed his family pay for their crimes.
A woman in need, a man in pain, in fury and fire they musty now stand as one -- to fight for something cherished, something lost. . .and for a passion neither dreamed could live.« less
Beautiful, determined Elyssa Sutton has returned to her isolated ranch in the Ruby Mountains of Nevada after the Civil War -- but the Culpepper gang wants the horses, the ranch, and Elyssa, and they'll kill anyone who gets in their way. Can Hunter Maxwell, the handsome, bitter ranch foreman she hires when he appears mysteriously out of the moonlight, protect her?