Title: This Crazy Love
Author: S.H. Pratt
Synopsis: To say that Fiona Harper hated Montana was an understatement. The state, the town of Big Timber, and more specifically the Lazy D Dude Ranch induced terror, panic and fury. Only a deep and powerful bond of love for her sister, Brianna Rose, could bring Fiona back to Montana. Knowing that Briana needs her, Fiona agrees to return to the Lazy D Ranch in Montana, in spite of her desperate terror that her sanity and life hang in the balance.
Austin Green wanted the simple things in life… a quiet life with his horses and a family with the woman he loved. When his fiancée, Cassie, is killed in an accident on Christmas Eve, Austin’s life takes a sharp detour into a special misery where his anger rules him… consumes him. Five months after losing Cassie, Austin’s twin, Adam, finally pushes Austin too far. Fueled by his fury at Cassie, at Adam and at life in general, Austin decides to simply leave it all behind and taking a job as the head wrangler at a dude ranch in Montana seems to be the perfect place to learn to live with his loss and anger.
When Fiona arrives at the Lazy D Dude Ranch, she discovers that not only does she have a roommate, but he’s got his own demons that haunt him. During the day, Fiona and Austin tolerate each other, but at night, when Fiona’s nightmares overwhelm her, Austin becomes the only light in her dark existence. Slowly, their relationship becomes a friendship laced with a passion that Austin craves and Fiona doesn’t understand. But as the summer season nears its end, Fiona’s nightmares crash in on her and Austin can’t reach her. Can Austin and Fiona find their way back to each other before they give up?
This Crazy Love tells the story of Fiona Harper and Austin Green. Fiona receives a call from her injured sister who needs her help back at the Lazy D Dude Ranch. Even though Fi absolutely hates the ranch, she ventures back to Montana to help out her sister in need. Once there, she meets Austin who is working at the ranch for the summer.
Fiona and Austin are both broken and begin a friendship where they find comfort in each other. I loved watching Fi and Austin grow together and put each other back together! They forge a bond and really seem to be what each other need. I love when an author slowly builds up the friendship and relationship and S.H. Pratt did a great job of that! She writes characters who are believable and manage to dig their way into your heart!
Definitely check out This Crazy Love and meet Fi and Austin!