Cherished Stranger by Regina Tittel
Series: The Ozark Durham, Book 4.
Approx. 57,160 words.
Published on December 14, 2012.
Lucy immediately clashes with her sponsor child's father when he and his daughter come to live on her farm.
Dorin struggles between aggravation and attraction with the little woman from the Ozarks.
But when a stalker threatens Lucy's life, their differences quickly fade.