Callie Sloan has no choice but to claim a parcel of land for herself and her unborn child. She knows joining the land rush is dangerous, but she must hazard anything to find a future and safety.

Half-Cherokee Nick Smith wants no one, man or woman, to settle on his peoples ancestral lands. He cannot prevent the rush, but he will not allow one small woman to claim land he believes is rightly his. But when Callie puts her flag in the ground Nick realizes the stubborn redhead is trouble.

He is unwillingly drawn to protect her and reluctant to be cast in the role of hero and still more fearful of falling in love with a woman whose heart was once lost and who refuses to be caught and hurt again.

Exciting and passionate, THE RENEGADES: NICK is the second marvelous installment in Ms. Dellins series and an irresistible read for western romance fans. Youll adore both Callie and Nick, their clash of wills and their coming to grips with love. Ms. Dellins story will capture your heart. SENSUAL (Apr., 380 pp., $5.99)

Reviewed by: 
Kathe Robin