Hammer & Lock; A Texas Romance (Belles & Boots #1)
by Louise Crouch
Published: April 21, 2019
Texas 1873. Evelyn Lockwood returns to her hometown Dew Springs to claim her inheritance, the Double E Ranch. Evie's plans to resume her high society life in New Orleans is derailed when she discovers her fathers' strange bequeath to the rugged and boorish cowboy Cade Hamerton. With Evie staying on at the Double E, Cade is forced to defend not only his entitlement, but his heart, from invasion.