Four novellas, four brides, and four stories to fall in love with.
Enter the world of mail-order brides with four of your favorite authors: Mary Connealy, Robin Lee Hatcher, Debra Clopton, and Margaret Brownley. In A Bride for All Seasons (Thomas Nelson) each of the prospective brides is hopeful for a second chance at love—and that second chance always seems to come in an unexpected package.
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1800s mail-order bride
catalogs facilitated many happy marriages. Here are the stories of four
couples who owe their wedded bliss to creative editing by The Hitching
“And Then Came Spring”—Margaret Brownley
Tom Garrett wants vengeance on his brother’s murderers, but he must
think of his orphaned nephew. Then Mary-Jo shows up, swearing she
married Tom’s brother by proxy and he’d neglected to mention a son.
“An Ever-After Summer”—Debra Clopton
Matt McConnell wrote his ad with no room for misunderstanding—Bible
believers need not apply. But Bible-thumping Ellie shows up on his
doorstep. Matt’s so desperate for her help that he accepts.
“Autumn’s Angel”—Robin Lee Hatcher
Abbott is a singing sensation in New York. But as guardian to her
brother’s children, she has few options to provide a home. Clay Birch
won an abandoned theater in a poker game. The Hitching Post editor
thinks they’ll make a perfect match.
“Winter Wedding Bells”—Mary Connealy
Laramie is looking for a woman to care for his children. In exchange
he’ll make her financially comfortable for life. But no woman wants to
marry a dying man. Then Megan responds to his ad. It seems his “edited”
letter contained no mention of him dying.
CAFE LILY'S REVIEW:
This was such a fun book to read, since it offered four different stories. While the central theme was mail order brides and the matchmaking publisher who helped the romances along, the characters and situations varied. I found the stories humorous and light-hearted, and this book made for a pleasant read. Each author did a great job, and I highly recommend this book.