To protect herself and her fortune, Alessandra Rose Whiting joins a ship of brides traveling from Boston to Oregon. She intends to hide out west until she reaches her majority and can control her own estate. Unfortunately, her privileged lifestyle has left her less than capable of taking care of herself. How could she have known how complicated cooking could be?
Deverell Blake is helping his friend fulfill a vow to bring women to Oregon as potential brides for the men who’ve settled in the Willamette Valley. He himself is quite happy remaining a bachelor until his younger brother can take over the family ranch and let Dev follow his own dreams. But what can you do when fate decides to toy with your plans?
Sometimes running away brings you home.