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Destiny’s Embrace

Book 1: Destiny Trilogy

About the Book

With Destiny’s Embrace, Jenkins brings readers back to the American West, where Logan Yates, a self-important ranch owner, must confront his feelings for his beautiful, free spirited housekeeper, Mariah Cooper.

While they bicker incessantly, their sexual tension is palpable, and only rises when Mariah’s former lover arrives on the scene. Will she accept Logan’s heart?

Gentleman Seeks Housekeeper. Must be willing to travel.

Desperate for another life away from Philadelphia, headstrong and beautiful Mariah Cooper answers an advertisement for a housekeeper at the other end of the continent. Waiting in California is the most breathtaking-and arrogant-man she has ever met . . . and he’d like nothing better than for Mariah to go back home!

Logan Yates has run Destiny, the family ranch, since he was a boy. He doesn’t need this Eastern miss his stepmother hired, though his home’s chaotic state suggests otherwise. Still, he’s secretly pleased that Mariah gives as good as she gets-and he must fight the urge to take her in his arms and kiss her whenever she proudly stands her ground. But when he’s in danger of losing her, Logan will have to choose between pride . . . and his heart’s true desire.

Set in 19th-century California, Destiny’s Embrace features unforgettable characters and a satisfying mix of adventure and passion from nation’s premier writer of African-American historical romance.

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Destiny's Embrace audiobook by Beverly Jenkins

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Narrator: Shari Peele
Format: Unabridged
Runtime: 8h 43m

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The Details

Published: January 29, 2013
Publisher: Avon
Formats: EbookPaperbackAudiobook
ISBN-10: 0062032658ISBN-13: 978-0062032652ASIN: B008CH20O2
Genres & Tropes
Western Romance, Historical Romance, African American Romance, Black Romance, American West, Multicultural Romance