Even the hardest heart can be softened by love ...
Cassandra Zerek is a true innocent in a wild and dangerous place -- but her indomitable spirit and gentle soul make her stronger than anyone suspects.
The owner of a Colorado mining empire, Luke Taggart's wealth and position can buy him anything, yet he has grown bored with a life of saloons, gambling, and loose women. Nothing soothes his restless inner yearning -- until he spies Cassandra, as fresh and pure as a spring morning, and vows he will possess her. The radiant, charmingly naive young beauty seems blind to the depth of Luke's desire or the lengths he is willing to go to seduce her. But the lady is wise, with an unwavering faith in the magical powers of love. And she's determined to awaken the good man hiding in Luke's tormented heart, for only one precious gift will truly win her: his deep, passionate, and unsullied love.
Simply WildThe wealthy owner of a Colorado mining empire, Luke Taggart has seen and done it all. Now, bored with saloons, gambling and loose women, he feels a restless yearning -- for what, he doesn't know.Until he meets a woman as fresh and pure as a springmorning -- and vows to possess her ... at any cost.Simply InnocentCompassionate, radiant and breathtakingly lovely, Cassandra Zerek has a charming naivete that seems to blind her to Lukes seductive schemes -- and an unwavering belief in the magical ability of love to transform this frog masquerading as a prince into the man of her dreams.Simply Love Soon Cassie has aroused not only Luke's desire, but his conscience -- most unexpectedly -- as well. But neither gold nor guile will make her his own. Only the most precious gift of all can win her: Luke's deep and abiding love.