CEver since the loss of her mother, Cara Reis has lived a sheltered life under her father's watchful eye and protection. She struggles to accept the life set out of her, while secretly wishing for adventures beyond her grasp. A snowstorm will change everything completely though, when a mysterious stranger shows up to take shelter at her family's inn. Cara has never left her hometown, so when she hears about this intriguing man's life and travels, she starts dreaming of a wider world. Soon, she finds herself swept off her feet, despite her father's warnings about keeping her distance from danger. Will Cara manage to overcome the seeds of doubt and follow the call of her heart?
Jesse Mitchel is a seasoned bounty hunter who has always worked hard to stay ahead in life. He used to think he would stay on this path for the rest of his life, but with the job starting to get to him he's longing for a quieter life. On his way to visit his mentor though, he gets trapped in a small town by a terrible snowstorm. Cara, a young woman full of joy and enthusiasm, tumbles into his life there, just when he had abandoned any hope of finding true love. However, fate may have other plans for him... Will Jesse have the courage to trust in what he feels for Cara? Or will ghosts from his past stand in his way?
Seeming opposites, Cara and Jesse end up discovering a connection they had never anticipated, despite wanting different things from life. Yet before long, someone Jesse's past shows up unexpectedly, putting Cara's life in sudden danger... Will Jesse save her in time, no matter the risk to his own life? Can the powerful feelings between them survive the forces threatening to destroy everything in their path?
"Rescuing His Wandering Heart" is a historical western romance novel of approximately 80,000 words. No cheating, no cliffhangers, and a guaranteed happily ever after.