Abigail’s New Beginning: Orphan Mail Order Bride
Abigail Lynch has recently lost her mother and to make matters worse, she is disowned by her only remaining relatives. She lives in the South, but the country is growing increasingly tense, and she knows it’s only a matter of time before war breaks out.She heads to New York in search of her father, but discovers that he, too, has recently passed away. With no one to turn to and no money to her name, Abigail decides to turn to a mail order bride service to keep a roof over her head.She knows her new husband is looking for a hard worker, but she feels that no matter how hard she tries, there’s nothing she can do to impress him. He thinks that she is a soft southern girl, and that she’s never worked a real day in her life.But when tragedy strikes, she is his only hope. But to...
Healing Ruby: A Novel: Healing Ruby Book 1
"Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen..."Ruby Graves, a young girl in Depression-era Alabama, faces the hardships of poverty and loss with as much faith as she can muster. At only thirteen she’s already lost a younger brother, and now faces losing both her father and the boy who’s stealing her heart as well. Armed with her beloved Scriptures, she prays daily for their healing, only to have her tender faith shattered. Through her pain, she’s able to connect with her long-lost Uncle Asa, whose mere presence at his brother’s funeral brings murmurs of a scandalous past involving her parents and a prominent local pastor. When Ruby discovers that one of Asa’s many secrets is an ability to heal, and that she may be next in line for the “gift,” she vows to find the faith that has eluded her so far--a...
La condesa virgen (Spanish Edition)
Catalina lleva días intentando frenéticamente descubrir si los rumores que corren por el castillo son ciertos. Al parecer, su padre ha decidido al fin comprometerla en matrimonio. Por supuesto no ha consultado su opinión, y sera la ultima en enterarse de a quien ha elegido como su esposo. Algún motivo debe haber para que nadie se atreva a contárselo y Catalina esta decidida a descubrirlo.
Under the Silk Hibiscus
During World War Two, fifteen-year-old Nathan and his family are sent to Heart Mountain, an internment camp in Wyoming for Japanese-Americans. Nathan's one desire, along with hoping that the beautiful singer Lucy will notice him, is to protect the family's gold pocket watch, a family heirloom brought over from Japan. His attempts are noble, but the watch is stolen. Nathan’s actions to get the watch returned cause more turmoil for his family. Struggling to make sense of his life in "the land of freedom," Nathan discovers truths about his family, God, forgiveness, and the girl he loves.
The Tale of Nefret (The Desert Queen Book 1)
"The Story of the Most Mysterious Queen of Ancient Egypt"Explore the Legend of Nefertiti!Twin daughters of an ancient Bedouin king struggle under the weight of an ominous prophecy that threatens to divide them forever. Royal sibling rivalry explodes as the young women realize that they must fight for their future and for the love of Alexio, the man they both love. The Tale of Nefret chronicles their lives as they travel in two different directions. One sister becomes the leader of the Meshwesh while the other travels to Egypt as an unwilling gift to Pharaoh.From the desert to the throne room, The Tale of Nefret is the first book in The Desert Queen trilogy, the fictional story of Nefertiti, Queen of Egypt. The Desert Queen SeriesThe Tale of NefretThe Falcon RisesThe Kingdom of NefertitiThe Song of the Bee-Eater˃˃˃ Seven Sisters SeriesSeven SistersMoonlight Falls on Seven SistersShadows Stir at Seven SistersThe...
The Locomotive Brides: Mail Order Bride
A 5-part Mail Order Bride romance with 30 bonus short clean mail order bride stories!Destined to find love...Outlaws, train robbers, good men, and opportunities all lie in the West, and lives of loneliness or perhaps unhappily arranged marriages are what await these women if they stay in the East – which doesn’t leave them with much of a choice.Though the West is wild and unsettled, there is one remarkable machine that can tie it to the refined and civilized Eastern part of the country, and that is the luxurious Locomotive 1325. Some travel West to find the love of their lives, others travel West to escape a love that will ruin their lives, but regardless of the reason, each woman discovers that the West is full of incredible dangers and unprecedented opportunities that will prove to her how strong she really is. The Locomotive Brides Series follows the journeys of...
The Texas Women of Spirit Trilogy
Books 1-3 in the Texas Women of Spirit series. Clean, Christian fiction set in 1890's Texas.Book 1: The River Girl's SongZillia Bright never dreamed she’d be orphaned at sixteen and left to care for her baby brother and Papa’s farm. With only a mule and a hundred year old shotgun , she must fight to protect what’s hers. Countless dangers lurk on the Bastrop, Texas riverside. Zillia must rely on the help of her best friends, Soonie and Wylder, to hold her world together. With Zillia’s struggles come unexpected miracles, and proof that God might just listen to the prayers of a river girl.Book 2: The Comanche Girl's Prayer It's 1890. Called by God, nineteen-year-old Soonie Eckhart travels to an illegal Comanche and Kiowa settlement in North Texas to become a teacher for the children in hiding. Despite her Comanche roots, she finds many in the group, including a volatile...
Widow Walk (Widow Walk Saga Book 1)
*WIdow Walk has been optioned for the screen by Heyou Media & Production started in late 2017**Winner of the Eric Hoffer First Horizon Award*Widow Walk is American Historical Fiction in the finest tradition, a direct descendent of Last of the Mohicans and Cold Mountain. LaSalle recounts the brutal, poignant clash between Native American Indian tribes and white settlers in the Pacific Northwest with economy and beauty, writing clean, devastating prose that clutches at your heart. This lean, unsparing narrative will make you look away in sorrow--before raising your fist in triumph. A quintessential rendering of the American Experience."--Richard Barager, author of Altamont Augie, Silver Medal winner 2011 Book of the Year Awards In the early days of the American Pacific Northwest, small settlements dot the wilds of streams and dense woods. Isaac Evers, a community leader and former militiaman, has established a small colony on Whidbey Island. Though the area...
Bronze Medal Fantasy/Historical 2017 Global Ebooks Award2017 New Apple Summer E-Book Award: Historical Fiction - Official Selection 24 AD Britannia is in turmoil. Celtic kings hand-picked by Rome to rule are fighting each other for power. King Amren's former queen, a powerful Druid, has cast a curse that foretells Blood Wolf and the Raven will rise and destroy him. King Amren reveals to his daughter, Princess Catrin, the grim prophecy that his former queen pronounced at her execution for treason to him:The gods demand the scales be balanced for the life you take. If you deny my soul's journey to the Otherworld by beheading me, I curse you to do the same as mine. I prophesize your future queen will beget a daughter who will rise as a Raven and join your son, Blood Wolf, and a mighty empire to overtake your kingdom and to execute my curse.Catrin is trained as a...
Nola’s Western Romance: Mail Order Bride
Nola Milton is a feisty southern woman who dreams of romance and love. But when she leaves her southern home in Georgia and travels west to marry a man she had been writing to, she soon finds out that love and romance are not what she had hoped they would be. Even worse, the man she was supposed to marry turned out to be a worthless outlaw that was shot dead in a gunfight. And even more worse, if matters could get worse, she is stuck in a deserted town with no hope in sight. That is until a handsome stranger appears on a horse and offers to ride Nola into the neighboring town. Nola accepts the offer with caution; suspicious that the strange man might be an outlaw himself. But when the stranger abruptly stops his horse on the trail and forces her to hide as he takes on...