In 1850 Marietta Randolf heads from Chicago to Nebraska in order to collect Zack, her orphaned nephew. During a snowstorm, which effectively delays her return journey, she discovers she is stranded in an unappealing land with Jase Kent, who happens to be a very appealing rancher! obooko.
Marietta Randolf pulled her aching body from the stagecoach which had shaken her insides for the last two hundred miles. Her tired gaze drifted over the vast Nebraska wilderness. She didn't like it. She could scarcely believe anyone would willingly live in the Nebraska territory, let alone her beloved sister Kathy.
The journey to Fort Kearney from Chicago had been a miserable one, especially since leaving the steamboat on the Missouri River south of Omaha. Stagecoach treks were not for city ladies; they were f...