"What a great book. This is the first book that I have read from this author and it was fantastic. It was just the kind of book that I love. The characters and plot were so realistic. The plot flowed beautifully." - Connie, Goodreads
Published: October 24th, 2017
Searching for a new future…
Fortune “Fort” Besingame left ranch life years ago, joining the Navy to escape the shame of his father’s gambling addiction and the enormity of his losing the ranch on a bet. Now Fort has returned to Wyoming, to his mother’s ranch in hopes to start a new life. A former Military Police, he wants to run for Sheriff… but convincing the townsfolk Fort intends to put down roots in the small community is going to take more than words. He needs a bride.
Running from the past…
Cori Walters realizes she will never become the photographer she dreams of being in the town where her father’s – former mayor turned cattle rustler – legacy taints everything she attempts to accomplish. When her friend offers her a temporary job posing as a fiancé, Cori decides going to Wyoming might be just the new start she needs. Until she realizes her pretend groom-to-be is someone she knows from high school… And hates her.
Somehow Fort and Cori have to put aside their family differences long enough to get Fort elected.
If they don’t kill each other – or fall in love.
She's desperate to escape. He needs a wife. Could their temporary deal turn into something more?
Meredith Hanover wants out. Living under the thumb of her despotic father has left her isolated and lonely. She wants nothing more than to escape and start over. When an offer presents itself to become a modern-day mail-order bride, she doesn’t think twice.
Jace Shepard’s father is dying. As a dutiful son, he’s taken over the family cattle ranch, but he knows there’s something missing: a wife. His father’s last wish is to see his son hitched, so Jace strikes a deal with a professional matchmaker.
Jace and Meredith agree to marry until Mr. Shepard dies. She’ll have more time to figure out her life and he’ll make his father happy. There’s only one issue with their foolproof plan: the distinct possibility of love on the ranch…
The Cowboy Takes a Bride is a charming contemporary romance set in rural Wyoming. If you like memorable characters, sizzling chemistry, and satisfying love stories, then you’ll love Kristi Rose’s sweet, romantic read.
Kristi Rose was raised in central Florida on boiled peanuts and iced tea. Today, she's a wife and a mother. She's been lucky enough to travel the world and has lived by an active volcano, almost fallen off a German Alp, and eloped in Arkansas. No matter where she is, she enjoys watching people and wonders about their story.