Make-Believe Cowboy Make-Believe Cowboy
Book #1, Bright Lights, Big Sky series

Fitz Kelleran is headed to Montana to film his latest blockbuster. Ellie Harrison, the ranch owner and a widowed mom, is trying to save her land by renting it out, Hollywood-style.

The on-screen cowboy and the real-life rancher aren't the likeliest pair, but they definitely have chemistry. And when a series of disasters results in Ellie having to sell her ranch, Fitz decides to be her hero and buy it.

But Ellie is no damsel in need of rescuing, and his saving her home means he's taking everything she's worked so hard to keep. Now this make-believe cowboy has to do all he can to save his one chance at real love.

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Harlequin Superromance, September 2006, ISBN: 978-0373713721


Terry once owned an Arabian mare named Jurnada who looked remarkably like the horse on the cover of Make-Believe Cowboy.

The three books in Terry's Bright Lights, Big Sky series are set in Montana, but Terry has never been there. How did she research the setting? She searched the Internet for a ranch for sale and then contacted a real estate agency for some information about that ranch and the surrounding area.



RITA© finalist
Winner, Lories Award
Finalist, Golden Quill Award
Finalist, More Than Magic Award

"...likeable characters that you won't soon forget and a fresh storyline with enough action to keep you hooked."
   —Donna Zapf, CataRomance

"...two people who think they're giving up their dreams only to find them in each other."
   —Debora Hosey, The Romance Readers Connection

"...a well-written story."
   —4 stars, Romantic Times BOOKreviews

"I kept reading late into the night to finish the book, and anxiously await the next installment; Burke's story."
   —Lettetia, Contemporary Romance Writers (read the full review)

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