A FAMILY FOR THE RUGGED RANCHER
A FAMILY FOR THE RUGGED RANCHER (4) by Donna Alward: Bachelor Luke Evans hires recently divorced Emily Northcott to be his live-in housekeeper. Despite reservations about letting Emily and her young son into his life, Luke desperately needs help with the family ranch that he is operating singlehandedly. Luke’s ailing father and younger sisters have depended on him since the untimely death of his mother. Emily soon discovers that Luke needs a soul mate as well as a housekeeper. Luke and Emily are memorable characters who are facing believable challenges. Engaging secondary characters and strong family ties make this novel a heartwarming story.