Released under a publisher's multi-author mini-series - "Homespun" -
Book 1 - Willamette River series
She Wasn't Ready to Settle Down. He Wasn't Willing to Let Her Go.
Captain of her own steamboat, Maggie loved her rugged life on Oregon's Willamette River. She didn't think she had room in her life for a son ... until she found that her heart was bigger than she'd known.
Anxious to return to his ranch, Sam planned to find Jeremiah a home as fast as he could . . . until he learned that sometimes life has a plan of its own.
A widow by age twenty-seven, Maggie Foster had long stopped hoping to find true happiness. And when Sam Adams showed up one day with Maggie's orphaned nephew, she knew the little boy deserved a better ma than she could ever be. But Sam's tender love soon revealed Maggie's passionate side -- as well as the gentle heart of a true mother!