Leaping into overnight marriage and motherhood, Sarah Jane Parker found herself wed to first-class "catch" Ash Morgan. But would he give her his stamp of approval—or would he try to send her back when the hidden truth about her came out?

"Marryin' man" Ash Morgan would really rather retire his title, yet he knew his tomboy daughter needed a mama. Besides, a docile little wife from back East might be a welcome change. But mail-order bride Sarah Jane Parker was proving to be a surprise package of passion, wit...and iron will.