A Cowboy's Heart

Hearts of the West

Book 1
Mangrove
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 A second chance at love…

Bull Rider Jesse West is on top of the world and fighting for the title of a lifetime at the bull riding finals in Las Vegas—until he crashes into Tara Kent in the stands at the rodeo arena. He seizes the opportunity to confront the girl that broke his heart by disappearing out of his life.

In Vegas to decorate a billionaire’s mansion, Tara is invited to the rodeo by her client. The top ranked rider is the boy she left without a word of goodbye when her life crashed down around her. She’s alarmed to discover that the chemistry between them is stronger than ever.

Jesse wants Tara in his bed—he’s waited ten years—and he’ll stop at nothing to claim his prize
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A true cowboy never gives up on what he really wants...

 Professional rodeo cowboy Jesse West has made a career out of going with his gut and holding on tight. When he learns that the woman of his dreams is suddenly single, he’s determined to win her back.

 Tara Kent has already lost everything she ever dreamed of. With her career in crisis and her longtime fiancée in another woman’s bed, she wishes she could crawl under the covers and hide. She definitely isn’t ready for a free-spirited cowboy to ride roughshod over her heart.

Jesse’s used to working with difficult horses—he knows how to take his time and gain their trust—but reaching Tara’s wounded heart is proving to be far more of a challenge. Can he convince the feisty beauty that she doesn’t have to be perfect to be loved?

EXCERPT:

He grinned lazily at her, and she felt a little flame flicker alight somewhere down inside her. “It must be a heavy burden needing to do everything right all the time.”

“It would be better if I tried to do stuff wrong?”

He shook his head, smiling. “Nope, but sometimes you’ve gotta just do stuff, and figure out the right or wrong part later.”

“That kind of behavior sounds like it could get you into trouble.”

“Yeah,” his smile broadened into a grin. His eyes narrowed slightly and flashed as the sunlight caught them. “That’s exactly what I’m talking about.”

Explore the Hearts of the West series:

A Cowboy's Heart: The One that Got Away

His Fearless Heart: The Bull Rider's Baby Surprise

His Untamed Heart: The Cowboy's Christmas Reunion

...and a Box Set with all three stories

Join the new release newsletter at www.jenlewis.com.

 

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Publisher
Mangrove
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Published on
Nov 23, 2015
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Pages
60
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ISBN
9781939941213
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Romance / Contemporary
Fiction / Romance / General
Fiction / Romance / Sports
Fiction / Romance / Western
Fiction / Short Stories (single author)
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 Twenty-seven year-old Lucy Neel is done with being a wallflower. Ready to take a risk, she pursues a vacation fling with a sexy bull rider…and winds up pregnant.

Notorious playboy and daredevil bull rider Bowie West didn’t plan to seduce innocent Lucy, but the passion that ignited between them was too strong to resist.

Can Bowie convince Lucy that a roving rodeo cowboy is ready to settle down?

EXCERPT:

“You’re getting to have quite a mouth on you, young lady.”

“You’re just getting to know me better. You might not like me so much once all your illusions about innocent virgins have been dashed.”

“Oddly enough, the more I learn about you the more I like you.” He stepped forward, pushing her hood back off her head and letting the rain pour down over the cascading tendrils of her dark hair. “You’re just full of my kind of surprises.”

He slid his arms inside her raincoat and pulled her toward him. Warm rainwater ran into their mouths as they opened them to kiss. Steam rose gently from them into the damp air as they allowed their hands to roam over each other.

There wasn’t anywhere she’d rather be than in Bowie West’s arms. When he held her, she felt safe. She’d been alone so long that she was used to being tough enough to take on the world by herself. Now that she was getting a taste of what it was like to share your burdens and your joys with someone else she in danger of becoming addicted.

“I have an idea.” He took her hand and turned toward the barn. “I don’t think I’ve ever had a roll in real hay.”

“I think you’ll find it rather scratchy,” said Lucy doubtfully. But then she’d never had a roll in real hay either. Rolling in the hay seemed to be pretty popular, so who was she to go against tradition? 

Explore the Hearts of the West series:

A Cowboy's Heart: The One that Got Away

His Fearless Heart: The Bull Rider's Baby Surprise

His Untamed Heart: The Cowboy's Christmas Reunion

...and a Box Set with all three stories 

Join the new release newsletter at www.jenlewis.com.
A true cowboy never gives up on what he really wants...

 Professional rodeo cowboy Jesse West has made a career out of going with his gut and holding on tight. When he learns that the woman of his dreams is suddenly single, he’s determined to win her back.

 Tara Kent has already lost everything she ever dreamed of. With her career in crisis and her longtime fiancée in another woman’s bed, she wishes she could crawl under the covers and hide. She definitely isn’t ready for a free-spirited cowboy to ride roughshod over her heart.

Jesse’s used to working with difficult horses—he knows how to take his time and gain their trust—but reaching Tara’s wounded heart is proving to be far more of a challenge. Can he convince the feisty beauty that she doesn’t have to be perfect to be loved?

EXCERPT:

He grinned lazily at her, and she felt a little flame flicker alight somewhere down inside her. “It must be a heavy burden needing to do everything right all the time.”

“It would be better if I tried to do stuff wrong?”

He shook his head, smiling. “Nope, but sometimes you’ve gotta just do stuff, and figure out the right or wrong part later.”

“That kind of behavior sounds like it could get you into trouble.”

“Yeah,” his smile broadened into a grin. His eyes narrowed slightly and flashed as the sunlight caught them. “That’s exactly what I’m talking about.”

Explore the Hearts of the West series:

A Cowboy's Heart: The One that Got Away

His Fearless Heart: The Bull Rider's Baby Surprise

His Untamed Heart: The Cowboy's Christmas Reunion

...and a Box Set with all three stories

Join the new release newsletter at www.jenlewis.com.

 

The West family ranch predates Texas and contains some of the most beautiful and remote land in the Hill Country. Jesse and Bowie are brothers and bull riders who are tough in the rodeo ring but when they fall in love - they fall hard!

Explore the Hearts of the West series:

A Cowboy’s Heart: The One That Got Away

His Fearless Heart: The Bull Rider’s Baby Surprise

His Untamed Heart: The Cowboy’s Christmas Reunion

A Cowboy’s Heart: The One That Got Away

Bull Rider Jesse West is on top of the world and fighting for the title of a lifetime at the bull riding finals in Las Vegas—until he crashes into Tara Kent in the stands at the rodeo arena. He seizes the opportunity to confront the girl that broke his heart by disappearing out of his life.

His Fearless Heart: The Bull Rider's Baby Surprise

Twenty-seven year-old Lucy Neel is sure she's the world's oldest virgin. Ready to take a risk, she pursues a vacation fling with a sexy bull rider…and winds up pregnant.

Notorious playboy and daredevil bull rider Bowie West didn't plan to seduce Lucy, but the passion that ignited between them was too strong to resist. Bowie's well on his way to becoming world champion until a late-night shooting leaves him on the hook for murder murder. The only way he can prove his innocence is to put the innocent woman he seduced on the stands.

Can their budding relationship survive the heat of public accusation? And can Bowie convince Lucy that the ultimate bad boy is ready to settle down?

His Untamed Heart: The Cowboy’s Christmas Reunion

Professional rodeo cowboy Jesse West has made a career out of going with his gut and holding on tight. When he learns that the woman of his dreams is suddenly single, he’s determined to win her back.

Tara Kent has already lost everything she ever dreamed of. With her career in tatters and her longtime fiancée in another woman’s bed, she wishes she could crawl under the covers and hide. She definitely isn’t ready for a free-spirited cowboy to ride roughshod over her heart.

Jesse’s used to working with difficult horses—he knows how to take his time and gain their trust—but reaching Tara’s wounded heart is proving to be far more of a challenge. Can he convince the feisty beauty that she doesn’t have to be perfect to be loved?

Join the new release newsletter at www.jenlewis.com.

 Twenty-seven year-old Lucy Neel is done with being a wallflower. Ready to take a risk, she pursues a vacation fling with a sexy bull rider…and winds up pregnant.

Notorious playboy and daredevil bull rider Bowie West didn’t plan to seduce innocent Lucy, but the passion that ignited between them was too strong to resist.

Can Bowie convince Lucy that a roving rodeo cowboy is ready to settle down?

EXCERPT:

“You’re getting to have quite a mouth on you, young lady.”

“You’re just getting to know me better. You might not like me so much once all your illusions about innocent virgins have been dashed.”

“Oddly enough, the more I learn about you the more I like you.” He stepped forward, pushing her hood back off her head and letting the rain pour down over the cascading tendrils of her dark hair. “You’re just full of my kind of surprises.”

He slid his arms inside her raincoat and pulled her toward him. Warm rainwater ran into their mouths as they opened them to kiss. Steam rose gently from them into the damp air as they allowed their hands to roam over each other.

There wasn’t anywhere she’d rather be than in Bowie West’s arms. When he held her, she felt safe. She’d been alone so long that she was used to being tough enough to take on the world by herself. Now that she was getting a taste of what it was like to share your burdens and your joys with someone else she in danger of becoming addicted.

“I have an idea.” He took her hand and turned toward the barn. “I don’t think I’ve ever had a roll in real hay.”

“I think you’ll find it rather scratchy,” said Lucy doubtfully. But then she’d never had a roll in real hay either. Rolling in the hay seemed to be pretty popular, so who was she to go against tradition? 

Explore the Hearts of the West series:

A Cowboy's Heart: The One that Got Away

His Fearless Heart: The Bull Rider's Baby Surprise

His Untamed Heart: The Cowboy's Christmas Reunion

...and a Box Set with all three stories 

Join the new release newsletter at www.jenlewis.com.
Book 1 in the Heroes of Henderson series by USA Today Bestselling Author Liz Kelly

What happens when best friends fall for the same girl?

A bromance, a romance, and a love triangle.


Local sports heroes Brooks Bennett and Vance Evans are used to being part of a winning team. Yet when it comes to romance their good cop, bad cop images have them handcuffed. They want a woman’s point of view to help unshackle their reputations, and they’ve picked out one pretty, pony-tailed firecracker to do it.


Lolly DuVal longs for a summer fling that can set off all her bells and whistles. So she agrees to tutor Henderson’s hunkiest heroes on what women really want. But now she finds herself caught between two cops and a hard place. And those bells and whistles? They are starting to sound a whole lot more like alarms.

 **All the books in the Heroes of Henderson Series are complete romances. They do not need to be read in order, but it might be more fun that way as characters continue to show up in subsequent Henderson books in big ways and small.


Heroes of Henderson books to date:

Playin' Cop     Heroes of Henderson ~ Prequel (Novella)

Good Cop       Heroes of Henderson ~ Book 1

Bad Cop          Heroes of Henderson ~ Book 2

Taming Molly   Heroes of Henderson ~ Book 2.5 A DuVal Cousins Quickie (Short Novella)

Top Dog           Heroes of Henderson ~ Book 3

Tempting Vivi   Heroes of Henderson ~ Book 3.5 A DuVal Cousins Novel

Kissing Cooper Heroes of Henderson ~ A Christmas Quickie

UnderDog         Heroes of Henderson ~ Book 4

Mr. Wrong        Heroes of Henderson ~ Book 5


A true cowboy never gives up on what he really wants...

 Professional rodeo cowboy Jesse West has made a career out of going with his gut and holding on tight. When he learns that the woman of his dreams is suddenly single, he’s determined to win her back.

 Tara Kent has already lost everything she ever dreamed of. With her career in crisis and her longtime fiancée in another woman’s bed, she wishes she could crawl under the covers and hide. She definitely isn’t ready for a free-spirited cowboy to ride roughshod over her heart.

Jesse’s used to working with difficult horses—he knows how to take his time and gain their trust—but reaching Tara’s wounded heart is proving to be far more of a challenge. Can he convince the feisty beauty that she doesn’t have to be perfect to be loved?

EXCERPT:

He grinned lazily at her, and she felt a little flame flicker alight somewhere down inside her. “It must be a heavy burden needing to do everything right all the time.”

“It would be better if I tried to do stuff wrong?”

He shook his head, smiling. “Nope, but sometimes you’ve gotta just do stuff, and figure out the right or wrong part later.”

“That kind of behavior sounds like it could get you into trouble.”

“Yeah,” his smile broadened into a grin. His eyes narrowed slightly and flashed as the sunlight caught them. “That’s exactly what I’m talking about.”

Explore the Hearts of the West series:

A Cowboy's Heart: The One that Got Away

His Fearless Heart: The Bull Rider's Baby Surprise

His Untamed Heart: The Cowboy's Christmas Reunion

...and a Box Set with all three stories

Join the new release newsletter at www.jenlewis.com.

 

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