The Rancher Next Door

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The Rancher Next Door

By Darlene Mindrup

Steeple Hill, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780373487141, 186pp.

Publication Date: June 3, 2014

Raising her orphaned siblings alone hasn't been easy. So when she suddenly inherits a cabin in Arizona, she plans to settle down and stay forever. Jenny is sure that she doesn't need help from anyone. Especially not Mitch Anderson, the handsome neighbor her young brother and sister idolize.
Mitch is an ambitious rancher who's convinced Jenny won't stay. After all, his mother and fiancee both abandoned him for the big city. When Jenny fights hard to keep her home, Mitch realizes she belongs in the desert he loves so much. But will he learn that trust is the soul of romance?

About the Author
DARLENE MINDRUP is a full-time homemaker and home-school teacher. Once a 'radical feminist, ' she fanned her independent streak in the army, then turned into a 'radical Christian' after a heart changing encounter with the Lord. Darlene lives in Arizona with her husband and two children. She believes 'romance is for everyone, not just the young and beautiful.' She has a passion for historical research, which is obvious in her detailed historical novels about places time seems to have forgotten.