Loving Lucas (The Ladies of Cascade Creek #1) by AnnMarie Oakes
Approx. 34,880 words.
Published on October 16, 2013 by
South Point Press.
When Lucas Blake drifts into Audra's life. She takes him on as a hired hand, though he's anything but. He's a lawman hot on the trail of a hardened criminal, and working the Canton homestead is the perfect cover.
But just when Audra thinks she's out of the line of fire, Lucas accidentally puts her straight into the sights of a new, more deadly gun.