Friday, August 30, 2013

The Cowboy Wins a Bride (The Cowboys of Chance Creek)

The Cowboy Wins a Bride (The Cowboys of Chance Creek) by Cora Seton

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All Jamie Lassiter wants is to marry his best friend’s sister and settle down for the rest of his life in Chance Creek. He’s saved his money, bought into the Cruz Guest Ranch and he’s ready for that wedding, but Claire Cruz is nowhere to be found.

Claire’s too busy leaving Montana behind to care about cowboys or their wedding plans. She’s got plans of her own – a trip around the world. She’ll go as soon as she buys her tickets and she doesn’t care if she ever sees Chance Creek again.

Desperate to change Claire’s mind, Jamie proposes a bet: give him six weeks to convince her to marry him. If he can’t, he’ll pay for her round-the-world tickets himself.

Claire can wait six weeks if it means free tickets and a chance to get a little revenge on a man who once broke her heart. She’s got only one stipulation: Jamie can’t touch or flirt with her – or any other woman – while the bet is on.

Now Jamie’s on the run from a bevy of cowboy-groupie ranch guests, and Claire’s learning she cares about the ranch – and Jamie – more than she dreamed possible.

Maybe it’s time to lose that bet.

As long as Jamie loses it first.

The Cowboy Wins a Bride (The Cowboys of Chance Creek #2)The Cowboy Wins a Bride by Cora Seton
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

This was a sweet little western. Jamie spends his life trying to turn himself into someone he feels that Claire will be with. Unknown to each other, they've lusted after the other secretly. Well, not so secretly, as all the guys knew Jamie was in love with Claire. But being the pranksters they are, they almost ruin things for Jamie when he announces he wants to marry Claire. She thinks his proposal is a joke, so he makes a bet with her. The story is great to read. It's fun, interesting and keeps you hooked. It's a little steamy, but not too much. I don't think the book would make my mother blush, but it's still a great read, now I need to go back and read #1 in the series!

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