She Was Seeking Her Future Even before her stagecoach from St. Louis pulled into Tombstone, Arizona, Amanda Lassiter had lost her heart to the handsome preacher. Despite his oh-so-proper demeanor, his sun-bleached hair and ocean-blue eyes hinted at a world of excitement she'd never known. But the West was even wilder than Amanda had imagined, and no one was more dangerous than this seductive rogue whose kisses made her yearn for more than a chaste caress.
He Was Fleeing His Past Cole Carteret, a.k.a. the Casket Kid, had been running all his good-for-nothing life. Now he'd come to Tombstone to make a killing. Kidnapping the new preacher and taking on his identity was a stroke of pure genius. But Cole hadn't reckoned on being drawn into the struggles of a growing town against an evil sheriff — or on the hazel-eyed beauty who melted his defenses and ignited a desire that made him long to stop running and put down roots with the only woman he'd ever want!