Return to Marker Ranch
This is one reunion both of them could do without
This is the chance she's been waiting for to prove she can run her family's ranch. And despite her many doubters, Lori Allen knows she's doing a good job. Until the man who once broke her heart—Wade Hoffman—runs her well dry! And it turns out he's got as much to prove as she does. After serving his country, Wade's back...more
Wade, coming home to try to redeem himself in the eyes of the community that his family had victimized. Lori, in charge of the family ranch but still caught up in a decision she made years before. Both suffering from their own personal PTSD issues and trying to show the world they're healed.
Wade, having lost brothers in arms in the Gulf, comes back to his home town to br ...more
Two things got Wade Hoffman through the toughest times during his time as an Army Ranger--the hope of resurrecting his family ranch (thereby ...more
Lori Allen is a strong woman, who wants people to ...more
Wade wants to prove to the town and himself that he has overcome his past and can be successful. He also wants to prove to his high school sweetheart that maybe they could have a second chance at love if she could just forgive him for the past and the th ...more
I really enjoyed Wild Horses (the first book in the series) and was super excited to read Return to Marker Ranch. I was not disappointed. This second chance romance has well developed and multidimensional hero/heroine, a fantastic plot that deals with real and important issues (abortion, veterans affairs), and a great deal of sweet ...more
I was hoping that we would get Arch’s story after reading Wild Horses, where he was mentioned a few times by his siblings and former girlfriend.
I am ridiculously happy that he’s met his match in the ever so sweet Mandy, sister to Lori whom we met in Return to Marker Ranch (book two).
McEwen is a gre ...more
Wade Hoffman broke Lori Allen’s heart all those years ago when he left town, so she’s not happy to see that he’s back … especially when she finds out that he ran her well dry! She’s working hard to prove herself now that she’s taken over her dad’s ranch, and ...more
Wade Hoffman and Lori Allen in love through their late teens. Wade's Family were not good news, His sister took him away once he gotten in real trouble in High School, leaving Lori behind with no many kind words.
Years later Wade returns and walks into Lori's life again. Lori too is fighting something that happened a long time ago, Wade fighting PTSD after returning home and leaving the Army. Both are fighting the attraction and chemistry that is ...more
Lori and Wade have a bumpy road as Wade struggles to manage his PTSD. Return to Marker Ranch is a heartfelt story with many challenges that are overcome with patience an ...more
How refreshing it was to read such a beautiful story. I totally loved Wade, I felt sorry for him and rooted for him and Lori. Nobody writes love stories better than Harlequin writers and I love Claire McEwen's books. This story had very emotional feelings for both Wade and Lori to work through. So much hurt had built up and they worked hard to forgive and forget. It was written wonderfully in this book. I didn't want this story ...more