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Texas Passions (Hawkins #2)
by Rosanne Bittner (Goodreads Author)
When old enemies of ex-Texas Ranger John Hawkins seek revenge against him and his wife, they steal their young son, Texas, and his little sister, Honor. John and Tess have became pawns in a cruel game meant to lure them into a deadly confrontation. But John, a half-breed known as "Hawk" to many, is not a man to be wronged. And Tess, a daring woman with amazing courage, wil ...more
Paperback, 319 pages
Published March 1st 1999 by Zebra
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Very good sequel to Texas Embrace. One should definitely read these two books in order as the second does not focus on a second character from the first book as most sequels of this genre do. This is a continuation of the story hero/heroine from the first book about 8 years later. Much less romance and more of a western. Because the hero/heroine married in the first book the romance is a bit more about mature love. Most of all, the book focuses on revenge with kidnapping. The hero, John Hawkins, ...more
May 08, 2016 Michelle rated it it was amazing
I don't always find a sequel to be a favorite - especially not over the first part of the story, but Rosanne Bittner sure breaks my mold on this one! Don't get me wrong, I love the first part of John and Tess's story (Texas Embrace - you really can't miss out on reading it) - but I find myself enjoying this glimpse into their lives years later better than the first. There just seems to be something so powerful about the "as long as we both shall live" kinda love that is often left out of stories ...more
So I picked this book up off the table in the break room and started reading it as something to do during lunch. It was actually pretty good. I have always been skeptical of romance novels, but now I truly know not to judge a book by it's cover.
For those of you who have not yet read my books, my stories are generally set in the American West of the 1800's and feature vividly-described, historically accurate settings that span the US from Missouri to California, from Canada to Mexico. Many of my books portray the poignant history of our Native Americans, and though the characters are my own, I use real historical locations and events in a ...moreMore about Rosanne Bittner...
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Hawkins (2 books)