Blair is expelled from school, and her mean aunt disowned her and Blair travels by train to go to her uncles ranch in the West. Accosted by a man on the train she is saved by a Texas ranger, who decides to escort her to her uncle. There are many adventures along the way including spankings. There are many twists and turns, and many things are not what they seem. There is suspense, danger, mystery, romance and spankings. This was a terrific read.