It's 1890, and Samuel "Pop" Nasby has finally been caught by a bounty hunter. Waiting in custody for trial and the federal marshal, Pop meets whisky-loving Sheriff Hotchkiss and his young deputy Mort Clemons. As word gets out that Pop is in the hoosegow, other forces bear down on the little jailhouse in Wyoming Territory: John Lee, Pop's ex-partner in crime who bears a grudge, Melody, Pop's ex-wife, and Hannah, Pop's mother. There will be plenty of confrontations and there will be one big surprise that will change Pop forever-- maybe he'll even become "Sam" again.
Jack Carlson spied for the union army for four, long years and what did he get for his trouble? Blindness. Battered by the war and lost without his sight, he seeks refuge in Cutter's Creek, Montana. There he hopes to heal his bitter heart. But he's going to need a lot more help than what he can come up with. His cousin, the local preacher, thinks so too and sends off for a mail-order bride for him, praying a wife will do the trick.
Willow Bennett has been in love with the same man all her life. As a young girl she followed Jack Carlson and his friends until they managed to out run her. As a young woman... well, a girl can dream, can't she? Imagine her surprise when she becomes a mail-order bride and discovers Jack is her intended! That's not the only surprise she gets in this story of forgiveness, hope and love.
That Healing Touch is the first book in a new series written by multiple authors. Enjoy these introductory novellas of sweet historical western romance, and get to know the ...
The thought of going blind scared Irene witless. She had to accept it, however. Because she had no other choice. There was nothing she -- or anyone else -- could do to change it. And she had tried to resign herself to the way her life would be.
She had found ways to compensate for her deteriorating eyesight in the familiar setting of the orphanage, and she had imagined that she would remain there for the rest of her days, teaching and helping to care for the children without any family.
Unfortunately, Mrs. Mortimer had other ideas for Irene's future. When Irene's eighteenth birthday had arrived, the older woman had given her a choice -- become a mail order bride or find a means to support herself in Chicago. But either way, she must leave the orphanage.
An anthology of Mail Order Bride & Christian Romance... Caleb Morgan explained that he was on his way back home to the Massen Valley with his daughter following a family visit. Just to fill the anxious silence, Abigail told him about how she had arranged to marry a rancher in Holmestown by mail order, and that she had brought a friend with her in the hopes of finding her someone as well.
Fortunately, the man did not ask any questions about Miriam, as Abigail was still not sure how much of the story she was able to share.
When they reached the large, wraparound porch of the hotel, the man paused. Abigail halted too, spying a figure sitting out on the grass. In the light of the sunset, she could also see a small child, sitting on the woman's lap.
"That's my friend," she said to Mr Morgan, speaking quietly without intending to.
Perhaps it was Abigail's lowered tone, or perhaps the way that, even from over here, it was plain that the little girl was giving all her attention to Miriam ...
SARAH'S TICKET TO A BETTER LIFE COMES WITH A CATCH
Sarah was overwhelmed with joy when she reads the words 'will you marry me?' in Aaron's letter. Upon arrival, however, she finally meets the man she's supposed to marry but he's burdened. She fully realizes that when he wrote "there is no greater pain than that of a man who has lost his wife" this could be something that could shape their marriage forever. She realized then that she knew very little about Aaron. She had been so eager to find someone to fill the emptiness of her life that she had not stopped to consider the repercussions of marrying a stranger.
Who was this man?
And could she learn to love him?
I WOULD LIKE MY HEART BACK NOW
Hannah is engaged to the man of her dreams and they look to wed after Christmas. Tragedy strikes, however, as her father goes into town and is hit by a drunk driver. Her heart is further broken when she finds out who the person responsible for hitting her father is. Can Hannah find it in her ...