After being wounded in combat, Army veteran Caleb Malone returns to the states and takes a job in his brother’s private investigations agency. His first solo assignment is a simple ‘snap a few photos of a cheating fiancé case’. But as Caleb learned in the army, nothing is ever that simple. Hired by the father of the future bride, Caleb quickly realizes someone wants the woman dead.Single mother Abby Hughes works as a real estate agent in the family business. She has been entrusted to land one of the biggest sales the firm has ever had. The town of Keaton needs Criswell Industries to open their new factory there to boost its dwindling economy. When Abby finally gets close to landing the deal, she learns she has some deadly competition, and as she and Caleb unravels the mystery behind the mysterious rival her whole world begins to collapse.
Rae Young makes the choice to take the deed to Grandfather Lapeer’s farm in Arkansas rather than follow the expected path for young women and marry. Her father sold the house they lived in planning to move him and Momma to her brother’s house leaving Rae out in the cold, so to speak.When Momma found the forgotten deed, Rae saw it as a sign that she should venture out on her own. Taking a team of horses, a filled wagon, all her worldly possessions including her packs of flower and vegetable seeds, Rae boarded the train that would take her to Mosses, Arkansas.The thought of starting with an established ranch gave her the courage to step out on her own. That is, until she overheard conversations on the train as she got closer to Arkansas. The town of Northpoint struggled after the silver mine dried up and when a tornado flattened most of the town a few years earlier, everyone gave up and left.Rae faced giving up, or becoming a true pioneer. She didn’t even know if she had a house to live in. Being strong and young, Rae determined to weather the storm herself. She had help along the way from two high school boys from the town of Mosses, six to eight hours away. Their main interest was in salvaging usable products from the deserted town of Northpoint. Rae made working in the town exciting and the boys soon invited their friends to help clean up the debris in the town.Starting with one resident in the town, and two young men on the weekends, they renamed the town New Hope.
“Bold and Beautiful are the words of truth that uplift the soul.” We all go through times in our life when we need a little encouragement. At these times, it is refreshing to have something that can help us turn our focus off ourselves, and our problems, and onto God. Praise is one way in which we can do this. This book is full of inspirational poetry to do just that! It encourages the soul while putting the focus on our wonderful Creator God, our Savior, and Protector. With poetry about the grace of God, the love of God, the forgiveness and faithfulness of God, and many more of His attributes, this book will inspire you to take a look at your Maker and glorify Him for Who He is and what He has done.
Leah is a school teacher in Albany, New York during the 1880s who was devoted to her mother until she passed away. Her father lost his business and Leah did not want to spend the rest of her life living with her protective brother. She begins to correspond with a man from Montana who ran an ad for a mail order bride. Could she have found someone who also loves literature and shares so many of her interests?
How does Leah handle her brother’s negative reactions to the correspondence that now was the focus and light of her life? Can she leave the desperate situation in New York and find that joy that her heart dreams? Or is she destined to live a life without fulfillment?
Will Leah find happiness in Montana? What secrets does her love keep to himself that makes him so hard to reach and read? Can Leah help Henry open up his heart or will she give up? Can his scars heal from the past?
This is a stand-alone story without a cliffhanger and a clean wholesome romance. Note that Mail Order Bride Tess which is Book 2 in the series is now available as well as Mail Order Bride Felicity which is Book 3 at Amazon and that all of these books are free to read if you belong to Kindle Unlimited or Amazon Prime. Each can be read by itself independently.
‘How about we pretend,’ he said, ‘just for today? I pretend I’m good and you pretend to believe me.’
When a spate of vandalism at a small English church is followed by a brutal ritualistic execution, suspicion falls on malign religious sect, Mesmeris.
Pearl is seventeen and naïve, no match for enigmatic, dangerous Jack. Seduced by his charm, she finds herself drawn into the murky world of the twisted, violent cult. Her love for Jack puts her own life in danger, and leads her into conflict with not only Mesmeris and the police, but also her own family.