The Saddlemaker's WifeLarge Print - 2006
"[Earlene Folwer] has produced a lovely crossover novel, a family tale with heart and flare." - Kirkus Reviews, starred.
"Readers will relish the author's appealing picture of ranch life and small-town affairs." -- Publishers Weekly.
Following the death of her husband Cole, Ruby McGavin is shocked to learn that she inherited part of a cattle ranch in Tokopah County, California. But she's even more surprised to find out that the family he claimed had died years ago is very much alive. Ruby arrives in town intent on selling her part of the ranch to the McGavins. But as she gets to know them -- in particular, the handsome saddlemaker Lucas McGavin -- long-buried secrets about her husband are revealed, making her wonder if she ever really knew Cole. Now Ruby is driven to unearth the whole truth.