Fire And Rain (Best Of The Best) (MacKenzie-Blackthorn #2)
Elizabeth Lowell's favorite family is back in town. Don't miss this reader favorite!
Owner of the wildest, loneliest ranch this side of the Rockies, Luck MacKenzie hadn't laid eyes on Carla McQueen for three years. Not since they day he'd sent his best friend's kid sister storming from the Rocking M Ranch and out of his life — for what he thought was forever . . .
Wow- Luke has gotta be one of the stubbornest sonofagun heroes I ever wanted to slap the back of a head on in a romance novel. He loved Carla- his best friends little sister- desperately. But he couldn't believe she'd ever want to stay on a ranch the rest of her life- sure she'd run off like his mother and many Mackenzie women before her. So he ran her off instead.
But she's b ...more
I read this book back in January 1990 when it was first released under the Silhouette Desire line. It was a favorite of mine the instant I read it, and remarkably, after just re-reading it 25 years later, it's STILL is a favorite of mine!
Luke MacKenzine, the owner of the Rocking M ranch, has had feelings for his best friend's little sister for what seems like forever. The initial "big brother" feelings eventually morphed into an elemental, physical, and sexu ...more
Carla has been in love with her brother's best friend Luke for ever. Luke wants Carla but he is determined to push her away. He doesn't want to fall in love or marrry and bring Carla to his ranch cause he believes such a life would make her unhappy. Years ago Carla offered herself to Luke and he rejected her cruelly. Now Carla is back from college and is determined to win Luke's heart.
Loved, loved this book. the way Luke fights his feelings for Carla when it's so obvious she is the love of his ...more
I will say that Luke is quite yummy-all big and hard and hairy. What's not to like? Our heroine, Carla, should have kicked his butt to the curb and gone after Te ...more
Lowell's writing is florid and rich, and although none of the swoony, melodramatic dialogue is even within orbit of being realistic, it's all the more fantastic as a result. This is an enjoyable glimpse into romance nove ...more
"Three years ago he had wanted Carla so badly that he had sent her running for her life from the Rocky M. And him."
THE STORY: Luke MacKenzie knows that he will never marry and bring a woman to his family's ranch where marriages have been destroyed for a century. After a childhood where his mother and sister were torn from him and his father drank himself to death, Luke is determined to avoid falling in love and marrying. His problem is that he has wanted his bes ...more
This book is just as good as I remember it being! I love the characters that are involved with the Rocking M Ranch as well as the different plot ...more
Bien, salgamos de lo desagradable primero, este libro no presenta nada de misterio e intriga, la escritora no tiene lo que se llama un excelente uso de la palabra a menos claro que se traten de esas de alto contenido sexual, en cuento a descripciones, nula; sentimientos de persona ...more
This is a quick, intense read. I love how EL packs so much emotion into each character, this is an own and re-read for me. 3 stars.