Finella Mayfield hates two things: liars and thieves. And she’s determined to marry a man who’s neither. Chasing her dead father’s dreams, the twenty-year-old English bride arrives in Australia in 1875 for an arranged marriage. Anticipating her future as village preacher’s wife, she records her thoughts in her Everlasting journal.
But instead of her fiancé, Finella is met by Shadrach Jones, a poor farmer sent to collect her from the busy Melbourne pier.
This is not what her father planned. And it’s only the beginning of the unraveling of Finella Mayfield ~ the bride with no groom.
All Shadrach …
For her own protection following the murder of her brother Will, hotel heiress Estella Everstone assumes the alias of Elle Stoneburner and takes a job as companion to an elderly widow. Never did she imagine that her position would lead her back to her beloved Everston, a picturesque resort property tucked away in the rugged mountains of Maine. Living below her station in a guise of anonymity has its struggles, but her spirits are buoyed by a newfound friendship with the hotel manager, Dexter Blakeley. And his distaste for the spoiled socialites who frequent his hotel causes her …
What Pam from Florida wants, Pam from Florida gets – hehe! Here are my responses to the fun questions you put to me a couple of weeks ago. Hoping I don’t put you to sleep!
Thanks for your care and interest – you are the best readers in the history of book blogging!!
And thank you Pam for suggesting the idea.
Over to you…and…ahem, me!
Richard: Why in the world have you chosen to be a book blogger?
It happened by accident, Richard! I began writing a few reviews for my local Christian bookstore and started Relz Reviewz …