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by Elaine Long
An unforgettable story of love and survival. Gracelyn Heath, desperate to escape the stifling influence of her family, inpulsively accepts a marriage proposal from Alex MacNair, a veterinarian with a dream of running a ranch in Montana. For Gracelyn, it will mean awakening to the splendor of a harsh land, choosing a future of her own making, and tasting the bittersweet ...more
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Published April 1st 1993 by St. Martin's Press
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At times sweet, at times desolate, and sometimes downright devastating, this is the story of a lonely girl who, after an upsetting revelation in her family, marries an idealistic young veterinarian she barely knows. Together the two set off for the rugged, inhospitable Montana wilderness to realize his dream of running a ranch. What follows is the arduous but uplifting account of how she learns to love the land, her husband, and life itself despite--or because of--the lessons it metes out. ...more