The Farmer’s Bride Collection
6 Romances Spring from Hearts, Home, and Harvest
by Kimberley Comeaux, Susan Downs, JoAnn A. Grote, Ellen Edwards Kennedy, Debby Mayne, DiAnn Mills
Barbour Publishing, Inc.
Christian , Romance
Pub Date 01 Jul 2018
I am reviewing a copy of The Farmer’s Bride Collection through Barbour Books and Netgalley:
In the first story in The Farmer’s Bride Collection, One Little Prayer by Kimberly Comeaux. Louanne Wise is a precarious nine year old girl longs for someone to call Dad, because her Dad died in The Civil War. Her Mother has been running the farm for far to long. When Louanne finds an injured man in her woods, she believes her Mother may not be convinced.
In the Second Story The Ties That Bind, by Susan K. Downs: Fifteen orphans have arrived by train from New York City amongst the new arrivals are Anna and Andrew Clymer brothers and Sisters who are determined to stay together, unfortunately Luke has made it that each child will be adopted by a single parent but it will take a miracle to get the stubborn widowed seamstress and the arrogant wheat farmer together so they could build a family.
In a Homesteader A Bride, and a Baby by Joanne A Grote when Diptheria robs Loretta Taber of her only sister she finds herself caring for her infant nephew. The Minnesota Homestead the infant inherited isn’t turning a prophet, even if Loretta could manage it on her own. How can a single woman earn a living and raise a child? And, how can she avoid ugly rumors that surround her friendship with a helpful homesteader!
The Applesauce War by Ellen Edwards Kennedy, Vetity McCracken and Pete Delorme’s father has created a rift between their families in an effort to set their children up. The McCracken’a need help in harvesting their bountiful Apple crop but theDelmore’s aren’t going to lift a finger to help. Verity and Peter decide to work together to decipher where the problem started between Christians, but that makes the Father’a madder. Will they be able to end this feud?
Sunshine Harvest by Debby Mayne, Anna Drake’s father dies unexpectedly, sinking her Mother into a depression. The large crew of citrus harvesters are depending on her for her livelihood but Anna Drake is not going to quit nor will she accept charity. Daniel Hopkins won’t be dettered though and he is determined from showing Christian kindness. Anna soon surrenders parts of her heart and give in.
In New Beginnings by DiAnn Mills we meet Betsy Malone a women who is living a lie. She is married to her childhood sweetheart Nicholas and they moved to an Ohio farm, the only problem is she no longer loves him and she’s not sure if she ever did! Betsyknkws her husband can’t be fooled for long and she’s afraid of what will happen when he discovers how she really feels.
I give The Farmers Bride Collection five out of five stars!