Clean and Wholesome American mail order bride historical western short story romance.It's 1857 and the Wild West has a big adventure for Hannah on her quest for true love.
Meet Hannah Butterworth, She’s newly married to what seemed to be an incredible rancher man named Ben. She finds herself in a heap of trouble when the local bad guys take a liking to her while her husband is away on a cattle drive.
Why is Miguel the donkey so important to her?
Will she make it out alive and discover true love?
Will she survive this incredible, dangerous adventure not fit for a woman?
"Stumbling out into the darkness, she could hear the fire roaring. She turned and saw Davie, Hank, and Tobias lurking in the yard. They had sacks in their hands, no doubt full of the finer things she and Ben had had in their house, but Hannah didn’t really care about that. She cared that all the grain was going up, the cheeses she had made from Esme and Betsy’s milk, everything her hands had made was burning away and for what? For greed! For stinking greed!
Hannah was angry. She could hear the men whooping and calling out with joy. She scrambled through the scrubby grass, wanting to return to her home, to do something to these horrible men.
“There you are!” a man’s voice said, and suddenly Hannah was lifted off the ground.
Shock ran through her, but somehow Hannah managed to kick and scream. Jonas Wilson, Tobias’ right-hand man, wasn’t about to let her go. There was nothing she could do. She couldn’t remember where the stupid rifle was. In her haste to get the donkey and the goats out of the barn, she must have put it down somewhere. Oh Hannah, why are you always so forgetful?
Jonas wrapped his big, thick arms around her and began to drag her across the field. Hannah kicked and bucked, making it difficult for him to hold her. Suddenly, he …"
Come out West, order your bacon, eggs, beans and toast the way you like em. Get your fill, cause you gonna need em when we go on this riding adventure in the untamed West with beautiful Hannah, her new unemotional husband and bad boy Tobias Slaid at his group of ruffians. Also, don’t forget about our special friend Miguel the donkey!....“a story of hope, fear, romance, suspense and true love.”....