National best selling author and two-time winner of the Spur Award, Dusty Richards, joins the Foxy Hens for this rollicking collection of mystery-filled historical romance vellas. Back by Independence Day by Dusty Richards U.S. Deputy Marshal Cal Hanks squeals like a pig caught under a gate when he learns there's a freckle faced woman riding with his posse in pursuit of criminals. New York reporter Gertrude Staunton is eager to report on the 'Hanging Judge's' men at work. The crusty lawman kws it won't work, but Trudy is t to be deterred. Ride with these amusing characters in a amusing romance across the prairie. Thanksgiving with a Mysterious Stranger by Jackie King Hannah Smith determines to prove out her land stake in 1889 Guthrie, O.T., after her mail-order husband is murdered. This arduous task is complicated by a mysterious and handsome stranger who exudes danger yet carries his mother's Bible in his saddlebags. The Best of the Christmas Flowers by Peggy Fielding Lily Flowers' sister, Pansy, becomes embroiled in serious troubles because of her choice of lovers. Young Lily's quick thinking and strong actions save Pansy and the rest of the Flowers family at Christmas. Lily finds love in the midst of the chaos.