A Fence Around Her
by Brigid Amos
Having a mother with a past is never easy. For Ruthie, it becomes the struggle of a lifetime in 1900, the year Tobias Mortlock arrives in the gold mining town of Bodie, CA. Ruthie is suspicious of the stranger, but her trusting father gives him a job in the stamp mill. Soon Ruthie suspects her mother and Mortlock have become more than friends. Can Ruthie stop this man from destroying her family?