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From the author of Love in a Small Town comes a heartwarming story of a pregnant young widow and a penniless drifter who find romance on a failing horse ranch.When Etta Rivers's charming, two-timing husband died in another woman's bed, he left his young widow pregnant and alone on a ranch mired in debt. But on the day of the funeral, a down-and-out drifter named Johnny ...more
Paperback, 372 pages
Published March 1st 1998 by Avon Books (first published 1998)
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Awesome !!
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Mar 02, 2013 Ionia rated it it was amazing
I began reading this book a couple of years ago, but then lost it during the middle of a vacation and just found it at a bookstore again, a little over a week ago. I was actually pretty surprised, that even with all the other books I have read in between then and now, that I managed to remember what I had read previously after only a couple of pages. For me, this is a sign that the book must be good.

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Jun 01, 2013 Kendra rated it liked it
I couldn't figure out the time this story took place - maybe late 60s/70s? I was always confused about that - I believe I would have enjoyed it better if I had understood from the beginning. Also, it seemed to drag out - not like her other books. Still, not a waste of time.
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Curtiss Ann Matlock is the author of nearly forty books and short stories. With over 7 million copies in print worldwide, her books have earned rave reviews, spots on the USA TODAY bestseller list and numerous awards.

Born in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, into a family of avid readers, Curtiss Ann began reading before entering first grade and was writing vignettes while still in elementary school
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