A Texas beauty lassoes herself a family in New York Times bestselling author Diana Palmer's Long, Tall Texans: Emmett**, originally published as** Emmett in 1993.
For single dad Emmett Deverell, moving to Jacobsville, Texas, means spending more quality time with his young family. But wrangling three children solo is no easy feat, even for a Long, Tall Texan. The solution? Find a tender touch to help tame his brood. It soon becomes clear to Emmett that Melody Cartman is the only woman for the jobbut he doesn't trust her in the least. Can Emmett let down his guard and allow Melody in, forming the perfect family they've always wanted?