Book 1 in The Proud Heritage Series
Jim Sutherland is badly wounded while fighting Geronimo in the 1880s. Sheer grit gets him to his ranch home in northern Arizona. Jim's parents and twin brother, Jon, believe the prodigal son has come home to die. However Mescal Ames, adopted at birth by the Sutherlands, courageously initiates a desperate scheme that may save Jim's life - and calls upon an Apache to help.