Whispers on the PrairieVickie McDonough
In Whispers on the Prairie, the first book in author Vickie McDonough's Pioneer Promises series, Sarah Marshall just wants to go home. It wasn't her idea to leave Chicago and head west in search of gold, but her uncle's ambition left her no choice. Neither was it her intenti... Read More
Ethan Harper, the youngest of three brothers, enjoys a peaceful existence helping run his family's stage shop along the Santa Fe Trail. Only one cloud continues to darken his horizon - guilt over the tragic death of his oldest brother's wife. The only acceptable penance Ethan can think of is finding another woman to marry his brother and help raise his children.
When a series of misfortunes strands Sarah Marshall and her aunt at the Harpers' stage stop, the presence of an attractive young woman wreaks havoc on the lives of the Harper brothers, as all three of them vie for her attention. But will any of them prove himself worth giving up the life Sarah always dreamed of?
Page Count: 320
- Store Only: Yes
- Product type: Book
- Format: Softcover
- Release Date: Jul 1, 2013
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- Volumes/Discs: 1
- Pages: 272
- Publish Date: Jul 1, 2013
- Language: English
- Audience Age Maximum: 0
- Audience Age Minimum: 0
- BISAC: "FIC042040"
- ISBN: 1603748415
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- Finding A Home by Maureen on 7/24/2013
Sarah Marshall is a city girl, she loves living in Chicago. So when her Uncle announces he is moving to Santa Fe, NM, she is beside herself. She has lived with her Aunt and Uncle, since her parents passed away. She loves her Aunt, who is not really well, but her Uncle despises her, and she has had a rough time growing up with him.
Her Uncle has made up his mind and their is no changing it. Sarah goes along, and is hoping once they meet up with her Uncle's brother she can return to Chicago. The trip is rough on her Aunt, and stumbling blocks keep popping up.
Ethan Harper has been carrying around a lot of guilt after his Sister-In-Law was killed in an accident, because she was in his care, he feel responsible. Just how do Ethan and Sarah meet, one could say in a mud puddle. Or rather Sarah ends up sitting in one.
Their paths keep crossing and more tragedy befalls Sarah and her family. Once they are rescued they end up staying with the Harper family. At first Sarah, can barely stand Ethan, but??? Will one of the four brothers win her heart? Will Sarah ever get to return to Chicago? With the Lords help all will find out where they need to be. Be ready for a wonderful journey back in the 1870's. Learn to live on the Prairie. I didn't want this story to end, but there is another book coming in the series...Yeah!!
I received this book through First Wild Card Book Tours, and was not required to give a positive review.