Their love rides on a spring and a prayer... During the recent Civil War, a soldier risked his life to save Jonathan Handlestonaand lost. With the help of an advanced metal brace on his crippled hand, Jon now travels from one poker tournament to the next, determined to earn enough money to repay the manas debt. Prosperity Ridge is supposed to be the last stop on his quest, but his brace is broken and he needs an engineer to repair the delicate mechanisms. The only one available is Samantha Weatherly, a beautiful anomaly in a world ruled by men. Sam is no fool. Jon is no different from any other gambleraexcept for his amazing prosthetic. Despite a demanding project to win a critical contract to develop an iron horse, she succumbs to the lure of working on the delicate mechanisms. And working with the handsome Englishman. Like a spring being coiled, Samantha and Jon are inexorably drawn together. Sam begins to realize honor wears many faces, and she becomes the light at the end of Jonas journey to redemption. The only monkey wrench is Victor, a rival gambler who will stop at nothing to make sure Jon misses the tournament. Even destroy Jonas and Samas lives. Warning: Contains crazed card games, gears and springs galore and a wild ride thatall have you panting at the end of the book.aIt has come to my attention that his...item is in this workshop for repair.a aYes.a Sam spoke first. aIa#39;m working on it right now. Not that ita#39;s any of your business.a There was no use in lying. The gossip train in town ran faster than the airshipsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Wild Cards and Iron Horses|
|Publisher||:||Samhain Publishing - 2010-08-10|