This is the third book in the series of Mail Order Bride: Miss Helen’s School for Western Brides.
It is the story of Genevieve and Jack, both of whom are desperate to quickly change their circumstances.
Genevieve is desperate to leave Baltimore or risk facing going to jail or possibly death. She was wrongly accused of killing a man who attempted to pose as her fiance returning from war. Duped and all alone, she feels helpless in her situation. She had already suffered much loss in her young life, and this latest incident only adds to her misery and desperation.
Jack is desperate to find a bride who can also be a mother to his 3 year old daughter. Jack’s wife recently died of small pox, leaving him in the care of his 3 year old daughter. He is ill prepared to manage his daughter and serve as the local sheriff in a town in Missouri. He needs a wife to immediately step in as a mother for his daughter, but he also desperately wants to head west for a new life.
Their lives are forever joined when Miss Helen works her magic once again to bring these two desperate souls together.
Genevieve must quickly learn basic skills and tasks that she will be needed in her new life on the western frontier. She questions if she is the right person, but what choice does she have? Will she get along with Jack? And with his daughter? Will she and Jack find love when the winds of desperation finally settle down and they have a chance to get to know one another?
This is a clean western romance set in the western frontier of the US during the 1800’s.