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A Christmas Legacy (Welcome to Riverbend #5)

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When his father betrayed him, Jacob Steele left Riverbend, vowing never to return. He even changed his name to Jay Lawrence. Fifteen years later, he's back - because of his father's strange will - to claim the inheritance he doesn't want but definitely needs. He's also making sure his maiden aunts are protected from Kate McMann, the woman who stands to inherit if Jay ...more
Mass Market Paperback, Harlequin SuperRomance #948, Welcome to Riverbed #5, 298 pages
Published November 15th 2002 by Harlequin SuperRomance (first published November 1st 2000)
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Jodi
Dec 16, 2009 Jodi rated it really liked it
This is the last of a continuity series about Riverbend Indiana. This is the only book I've read in the series, but that didn't stop me from enjoying it. Kate McMann wants more for her twin daughters than her absentee, philandering ex-husband. She has plans to make the bookstore she manages her own. The return of prodigal son Jacob Steele changes everything. Jacob left 15 years ago, abandoning his family, for reasons he refuses to discuss. He returns because his father's will gives him a huge ...more
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Aug 02, 2014 Robin rated it really liked it
After 15 years, Jacob Steele has returned to his hometown of Riverbend to claim his inheritance. He also wants to check out Kate McMann, the woman who stands to inherit everything if Jacob doesn't fulfill the codicil in his father's will. Jacob, who changed his name to Jay Lawrence, wants to make sure that Kate isn't stealing from his business and his beloved aunts.

Nice solid romance with no surprises. I liked all the characters in this book. I haven't read the other books in the series, but did
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