As Big as Texas
Authors: Casper, K. N. & Casper, K.N.
Synopsis: Nobody said it would be easy
But Kayla Price hadn’t expected it would be this hard to begin a new life with her daughter in the Texas Hill Country town of Homestead. She’s excited to join the innovative Home Free program, take ownership of a parcel of land and start a vineyarddoing everything she can to revitalize the dying town.
And “everything she can” includes helping her neighbor, cowboy Ethan Ritter, set up a riding program for challenged kids.
Turns out hard labor isn’t enough to make Kayla’s venture a success, and she and Ethan must find out who wants her gone and why they’re desperate enough to resort to sabotage.
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