The Colton Heir (Mass Market Paperbound)

By Colleen Thompson

Harlequin Books, 9780373278466, 283pp.

Publication Date: November 5, 2013



Terror rises at Dead River Ranch in this intriguing Coltons of Wyoming romance
Wrangler Dylan Frick thought he knew his pastuntil a suspicion surfaces that he's the secret Colton heir who vanished from Dead River Ranch as a baby. Now his identity's in question, and his mother's murder is still unsolved. And he's thrown off course by the ranch's mysterious new maid, Hope Woods. The gun-wielding knockout has fear in her eyes and seems desperate to escape her own private danger. Defending Hopeand keeping her deadly secretleaves them both open to unexpected passion. But will protecting her mean walking out of her life for good?

About the Author

Colleen Thompson began writing the contemporary romantic suspense novels she loves in 2004. Since then, her work has been honored with the Texas Gold Award and nominations for the RITA, Daphne du Maurier, and multiple reviewers'choice honors, along with starred reviews from Romantic Times and Publisher's Weekly. A former teacher living with her family in the Houston area, Colleen can be found on the web at