Hawk's Way: Carter & Falcon
December 16, 2014
Available in: Paperback
New York Times bestselling author Joan Johnston is back with these two emotional stories
THE COWBOY TAKES A WIFE originally published March 1994 in Silhouette Desire #842 and reissued numerous times)
Desiree Parrish has two weeks to find a man to protect her from her abusive ex-husband. She’s never forgotten Carter Prescott’s kindness to her, but can she trust him to keep her and her daughter safe now? Though she’s offering him a marriage in name only, Carter has one nonnegotiable condition—Desiree will have to share his name and his bed!
THE UNFORGIVING BRIDE originally published November 1994 in Silhouette Desire #878 and reissued numerous times)
From the moment rancher Falcon Whitelaw sees Mara Ainsworth, she’s the woman of his dreams—but she belongs to someone else. Then a tragic accident leaves her widowed—and she blames Falcon. But it seems marrying him is the only way to save her daughter’s life. Can Falcon convince Mara to forgive him and make this a marriage for real?
One of the most popular romance writers in America today,
former attorney and college professor Joan Johnston has over
10 million books in print world-wide — including the
New York Times bestsellers SISTERS
FOUND, THE COWBOY, THE
TEXAN, THE LONER, THE NEXT MRS.
BLACKTHORNE and NO LONGER A
THE PRICE represented a milestone in Johnston’s career as her first hardcover original.
Joan Johnston has an eclectic background. Now the bestselling, award-winning author of forty-five novels, she was formerly an attorney with Hunton & Williams in Richmond, Virginia and Squire, Sanders & Dempsey in Miami, Florida. Joan also worked as a newspaper editor and drama critic in San Antonio, Texas, as a director of theatre in Southwest Texas, and as a college professor, most recently at the University of Miami, Florida. Joan has a B.A. in theatre arts from Jacksonville University in Jacksonville, Florida, an M.A. in theatre from the University of Illinois in Urbana and received her J.D. with honors from the University of Texas at Austin School of Law.
Joan loves to travel and visited England and Scotland to do research for her Captive Hearts series (Captive, After the Kiss, The Bodyguard and The Bridegroom). She also made journeys to Tahiti, Australia and Bali–for a South Seas, WWII novel that she hopes to write. Joan’s books have appeared on the New York Times, USA TODAY and Publishers Weekly Bestseller Lists.
For her Bitter Creek series, Joan toured the legendary King Ranch in South Texas and took a course on tracking (humans and animals!) from a Deputy Marshal deep in the Big Bend country of West Texas. She also traveled to Australia to tour the big cattle stations there and see what life is like Down Under.
Joan is a member of the Authors Guild, Novelists, Inc., Romance Writers of America and Florida Romance Writers. She divides her time between homes in Colorado and South Florida.
Johnston recently became a grandmother for the second time. Her daughter, a teacher, lives in the Tampa area. Her son, a budding novelist, lives in Orlando.