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An uncommon protector, Shelley Shepard Gray

Label
An uncommon protector
Title
An uncommon protector
Statement of responsibility
Shelley Shepard Gray
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Overwhelmed by the responsibilities of running a ranch on her own, Laurel Tracey decides to hire a convict--a man who's just scary enough to take care of squatters and just desperate enough to agree to a one year post. The years following the war have been hard on Laurel Tracey. Both her brother and her father died in battle, and her mother passed away shortly after receiving word of their demise. Laurel has been trying to run her two hundred acre ranch as best she can. When she discovers that squatters have settled in her north pasture and have no intention of leaving, Laurel decides to use the last of her money to free a prisoner from the local jail. If she agrees to offer him room and board for one year, he will have to work for her to pay off his debt. Former soldier Thomas Baker knows he's in trouble when he finds himself jailed because he couldn't pay a few fines. Laurel's offer might be his only ticket out. Though she's everything he ever dreamed of in a woman--sweet and tender-hearted, yet strong--he's determined to remain detached, work hard on her behalf, and count the days until he's free again. But when cattle start dying and Laurel's life is threatened, Thomas realizes more than just his freedom is on the line. Laurel needs someone to believe in her and protect her property. And it isn't long before Laurel realizes that Thomas Baker is far more than just a former soldier. He's a trustworthy hero, and he needs more than just his freedom--he needs her love and care too"--
  • "From New York Times bestselling author Shelley Shepard Gray, An Uncommon Protector tells an unforgettable story of the endurance of loyalty and love"--
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Gray, Shelley Shepard
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3607.R3966
LC item number
U53 2017
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Lone star hero's love story
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Women ranchers
  • Veterans
  • Ex-convicts
  • Ranches
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Texas
Label
An uncommon protector, Shelley Shepard Gray
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780310345428
Lccn
2016039195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)952157473
  • 721454
  • (OCoLC)ocn952157473
  • 721454
Label
An uncommon protector, Shelley Shepard Gray
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780310345428
Lccn
2016039195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)952157473
  • 721454
  • (OCoLC)ocn952157473
  • 721454

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