||Blood on Her Hands.
No one really understands Mary Costner, except her beloved gold-mining partner, one of the only men in Colorados Gregory Gulch who knows she is a woman -- an who treats her like his daughter. But when Mary wakes up one night covered in blood -- with no memory of why her partner is dead -- she know she looks guilty as sin. So she does the only thing she can.
She runs . . .
Desire in Her Heart.
Fleeing in a raging blizzard, Mary is thrown from her horse and knocked unconscious. She is found by tough-as-nails U.S. Marshal Carter Monroe, whose gut tells him that his bedraggled blonde must be trying to escape from something or someone. When Mary wakes up in the home of a marshal, she cant believe her back luck. Shell have to keep a tight rein on her secrets to keep Carter off guard -- even as her bodys hunger for the lawmans touch threatens to betray her...