Berkley Books, Paperback, 9780425183236, 320pp.
Publication Date: January 8, 2002
Recently arrived in Calgary, Alberta after a long, hard journey from Boston, sixteen-year-old Katherine Mary O Fallon never imagined that she could lose her heart so easilyor so completely. Standing over six feet tall, with eyes so blue you could swim in them, Mike Flannigan is a well-respected sergeant in the Canadian Mounted Policeand a man of great courage, kindness, and humor. Together, he and his beloved Kathy manage to live a good, honest life in this harsh, unforgiving landand find strength in a love as beautiful and compelling as the wilderness around them
Nancy Freedman is the author of the novel "Sappho: The Tenth Muse".
“It is the personality of Sgt. Mike blowing through this account like a clear breeze that gives it a refreshing quality. Everyone’s dream of a cop, he was also a romantic and understanding husband, the fondest of fathers; a man of honor and humor.”New York Times
“This is a book the reader will be unable to put down until the last page is read.”Library Journal
“Mrs. Mike…is the story of the start of young love, its growth to maturity, and its acceptance of a dangerous, hard, but enthralling life. Its level of sheer entertainment is extremely high.”Los Angeles Herald-Express