Lonestar Sanctuary (Lonestar, Book 1) by Colleen Coble

By Colleen Coble

Within the quiet protection of the Bluebird Ranch, outdated grants resurface and unforeseen love brings new wish. although tragedy has wrecked her existence, Allie Siders holds directly to the desire that her five-year-old daughter, Betsy, will communicate back. yet with a stalker out for revenge, all Allie can take into consideration now's their security. She needs to sever all ties and abandon lifestyles as she is aware it. She heads to the peaceable Bluebird Ranch, nestled deep in Texas hill nation, and to the one one that will help them. The ranch is a sanctuary for abused horses, and in addition for stricken youths: the precise position for Betsy to develop and get better. Ranch proprietor Elijah DeAngelo eagerly welcomes the duo. yet Rick Bailey--the ranch foreman and DeAngelo's correct hand man--hasn't made up our minds to permit his shield down . . . but. gives you made in the past quickly strength Rick and Allie to interact to flee probability. Will they detect love alongside the best way

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A FEW DAYS LATER... we came across an abandoned wagon. WHAT’S THAT? don’t look! BUT IT WAS TOO LATE. More Indians were killed by settlers than the other way around. 29 there had been another indian attack... WE FOUND Two DEAD INDIANS. HEY, THIS AIN’T NO INDIAN! I RECOGNIzE THESE MEN FROM BACK AT FORT HALL. YOU’RE NOT GOING TO BELIEVE THIS! THEY WERE JUST ROBBERS dressed as indians! HE’D FOUGHT THE ROBBERS... IT WAS MAX! AND SAVED a baby from the ATTACK. DID YOU KNOW? The Indians hunted with bows and arrows.

The area is also called the Great Plains. 46 Rope ferry Page 11 The California Trail took the emigrants across several big rivers. In some places, the water was too deep to drive across and there were no bridges. The only way to cross was on rope ferries—floating wooden platforms pulled by men with ropes. The settlers usually had to pay the men who owned the ferries to use them, although some pioneers built their own ferries. Luxuries Page 18 Independence Rock Page 23 Bone express Page 23 Scouted Page 23 Luxuries are things that are not really necessary.

It wasn’t good news. UNCLE CHARLES WAs determined to stop them... The wagons were usually pulled by oxen, which are a type of cattle. BUT he couldn’t. THE INDIANS wanted the ox meat, so they SHOT THE OXEN... blasted indians! KNOWING THE SETTLERS WOULD HAve TO leave THE dead animals behind. but things seemed to be going well for us. your ma’s getting STRONGER EVERY DAY. 36 DID YOU KNOW? The oxen pulled the wagons for about 10 hours a day. but the very next day... DISASTER STRUCK! IT’S BEYOND REPAIR!

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