Author: Stacey Kayne
Chance Morgan had locked away his heart. Until Cora Mae Tindale crossed half the country to find him.
The beguiling creature who insisted on turning his serviceable ranch into a home was hiding something--
and Chance was hell-bent on finding out her secrets!Cora Mae only wanted a place to hide, but her
youthful protector had grown into a war-hardened rancher with looks that could tempt a saint. Yet his dark
glances were filled with distrust...and unmistakable desire. Cora Mae's childhood crush was rapidly
becoming a much more adult craving!
Stacey Kayne grew up at the base of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in California. She spent her
summers camping in the high country and adventure seeking with her brothers. Though her passion for
writing came as a shock after buying her first computer in the summer of 2001, it’s not a wonder her first
novels were borne from daydreams about fictional characters and their wild escapades through those
rugged mountains.An American history college course was a major catalyst in her writing aspirations.
Steeped in facts and images of the American West, her mind began its usual wandering. With a
computer at her disposal, she decided to type out her daydreams halfway through her history course,
Bride of Shadow Canyon was created.While writing her first western, Stacey discovered that an
adventurous setting with ever-changing untamed scenery is a driving force of her imagination. Rugged,
dusty, wild, resilient there’s such an elemental connection between the setting and the characters. Her
mind is constantly searching for ways to submerge new characters in the beauty and grandeur of the