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Claiming the Heart

By: Sara Luck | Other books by Sara Luck
Published By: Simon & Schuster
Published: Apr 24, 2012
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Categories: Romance>Westerns/Cowboys Romance>Historical Other Fiction

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As the Texas and Pacific Railroad expands across the wideopen frontier, a spirited young woman finds a triumphant love amidst the tracks and tumult.

History in the making . . .

July 1876: Building a railroad that reaches Fort Worth city limits by a midnight deadline is an all-consuming obsession for track supervisor Gabriel Corrigan--while his socialite wife, Marthalee, daughter of a powerful Louisiana politician, heads home to arrange a marriage annulment. But when Gabe crosses paths with Josie Laclede, a vivacious businesswoman from St. Louis, he sees a sassy lady bold enough to stake her claim in the wild Texas plains--yet soft and sweet enough to win his heart.

Love for the keeping . . .

Though her past is a mystery--Josie was a foundling, raised by a kind widower who now runs a shop and hotel with her--Gabe dreams of a bright future with Josie by his side. Tantalized by his gentle kisses, and swept up in the thrilling track-laying race that has all of Fort Worth pitching in, Josie is tempted to fall hard for Gabe. But Marthalee returns, vying for the T&P fortune he stands to make. And when her father offers Gabe a senate seat and a chance to get back into his wellconnected family, a heartbroken Josie vanishes with the prairie breeze. Will their dream of a once-in-a-lifetime love go up in smoke?

 
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Claiming the Heart

By: Sara Luck
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