By Kaki Warner
Award-winning writer Kaki Warner supplies enthusiasts a cause to rejoice with the 1st in a brand-new Western trilogy set in Heartbreak, Colorado, starring an strengthen guy for the railroad—and the girl whose belief (and middle) he longs to win. For fanatics of Linda Lael Miller and Jodi Thomas...
Hoping to flee his previous, Ethan Hardesty left a profession as an architect and went to paintings for the railroad. merely issues hamper his wish to remodel Heartbreak Creek right into a thriving city as soon as again—a vandal bent on preventing the railroad, and the gorgeous yet hardheaded girl who won’t signal over the ultimate right-of-way during the canyon.
Audra Pearsall has reliable reason behind no longer permitting a teach to cross inside yards of her domestic, regardless of how persuasive the good-looking Mr. Hardesty might be. but if vandalism escalates to homicide and worry stalks the canyon, Audra doesn’t understand who to show to—until the fellow she proposal used to be her buddy proves to be an enemy, and the fellow she wouldn’t permit herself to belief turns into her reluctant hero…
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Now it emerged from the smoke. A vast boxy shape was crawling laboriously up the side of the crater. It was more like a great slab of rock than any living thing. On its back was a kind of shell, like an insect's carapace, but the shell was flat and a pale silvery-gray, and it was liberally covered with caked-on dust and dried mud. It would have been big enough for all seven of the mammoths to stand side by side on its back. The beast moved forward, not on legs, but on its underbelly, leaving tracks cut deep in the rock of the crater rim.
She spied huge-winged kittiwakes, fulmars and jet-black guillemots. Every so often one of them would plunge into the dark water, seeking plankton or cod. There was more life here, crowded close to this shore, than anywhere else Icebones had seen on this small world. She heard an angry screeching. There was a bloody carcass on the ice—perhaps it was a seal, or even a bear cub. Petrels soared over it trailing arched wings, their tails fanned out to ward off rivals. Landing on the ice, they tucked their heads right inside the corpse, emerging with their heads and necks gleaming bright red, only their pale, angry eyes showing white.
The tall, elegant Cow would regale Icebones with unwelcome tales of her time with the Lost, when they had tied shining ribbons to her hair, or rode on her back, or had encouraged her to do tricks, picking up fruit and walking backward and bowing at their behest. This irritated Icebones immensely. "You are mammoth," she said sternly. "You are not a creature of the Lost. You should not boast of your foolish dancing. And you should not ignore your sister. You should watch out for her, as she watches out for you.
Behind His Blue Eyes (Heroes of Heartbreak Creek, Book 1) by Kaki Warner