Author(s): Suzie Hindmarsh-Knights
Ellen Williams needs to disappear. Her bright career as an international jockey is washed away as she's implicated in a horse doping scam-one of the worst crimes in the racing world. Humiliated, alone, and on the run, she answers a job advertisement in a place that's far from her working life. The job, however, is everything that Ellen isn't-cook and housekeeper on one of the largest Cattle Stations in Australia.Alexander McKenzie is a desperate man. His top hand will quit if he doesn't find a suitable housekeeper and cook. However, Alexander knows he's made a mistake hiring Ellen-she's going to be like the last four young women he fired-suffering through the trials of the Outback to hunt a wealthy husband and the last thing Alexander needs is a wife.Ellen knows from experience that men are nothing but liars, and trouble-they destroy careers-and hearts. She'll not let the likes of Alexander McKenzie beat her, after all how hard can managing a house and kitchen be?Amid the lies and secrets that come with cattle rustlers and racehorses, Ellen must find her place in a new world. But when Ellen's past catches up with her, Alexander's intervention will either bring their lives together or explode them apart!