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Josie's Wedding Dress by Victoria BylinDesperate for someone to help her save her ranch, Josie Bright makes a deal with Ty Dormer. Now the man who'd left her waiting at the altar is making her hope for things she had long stopped wishing for.

Last Minute Bride by Janet Dean

Elise Langley was stung to the quick when her would-be suitor suddenly left town. But when David Wellm
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Paperback, 288 pages
Published April 3rd 2012 by Love Inspired (first published January 1st 2012)
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Judy
Mar 06, 2012 Judy rated it it was amazing
Brides of the West
You might want to keep a box of Kleenex handy. These brides may be on the way to the altar but that road isn't always smooth going. Plenty of tears along the way to wipe up. The three authors have done an excellent job in this book. The stories all bring the struggles of the past and joy of the future into them. You might be routing for one to win a horse race while another to knock out his opponent in the ring. Or maybe just hoping they can see past themselves to God's forgive
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J.
Mar 29, 2012 J. rated it it was amazing
What is better than one emotion packed tale of lovers reunited? Three stories of rekindled romance by three of my favorite authors: Victoria Bylin, Janet Dean and Pamela Nissen. Talented historical writers who create engaging heroines, intense heroes, and detailed stories set in the late 1880s and early 1900s, Bylin, Dean and Nissen have created a wonderful collection of novellas. Nothing is truncated in these tales, each featuring a heroine who has had her love for the hero thrown back in her f ...more
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Oct 10, 2015 Brenda rated it it was ok
failed to make me care enough to bother continuing
Dawn
Mar 11, 2012 Dawn rated it really liked it
Three stories. Three women. Three weddings. Three talented authors. In "Josie's Wedding Dress" by Victoria Bylin, Josie is shocked to see Ty Donner back in town after leaving her at the altar. To save her ranch, she enlists his help. As she sees how much time has changed Ty, she finds that her heart's at risk of being stolen by the only man whose ever had it. In "Last Minute Bride" by Janet Dean, Elsie Langley and David Wellham team up to provide a special wedding reception for their close frien ...more
Kathy ~ Bookworm Nation
Short stories are really starting to grow on me. While a part of me always wished they were longer, sometimes I’m just in the mood to read something quick. I thought this was a great collection and loved that each story had the whole lost-love theme going on, which I’m a sucker for.

Josie’s Wedding
I liked this one. I thought the reason for Josie and Ty to be apart was original, I hadn’t heard of that one before. I could understand Josie’s feelings and felt so bad for her. I also could relate to
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Wendy Sparkes
Apr 17, 2012 Wendy Sparkes rated it it was amazing
3 couples discover that “love is always worth a second chance”.

Josie’s Wedding Dress:

On the day of her Josie Bright was left standing at the altar, her groom nowhere in sight. He was in jail. Instead of letting the law handle the outcome when his horses were stolen, as Josie had begged him to, Ty Donner set off after them himself. He became involved in a gunfight with the gang & killed one of them, ending up in prison for manslaughter. Josie feels that the horses were more important to Ty th
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Karen Kirst
Apr 22, 2012 Karen Kirst rated it it was amazing
Three reunion stories by three wonderful authors-Victoria Bylin, Janet Dean, and Pamela Nissen. I enjoyed each story and was left longing for more. A definite keeper!
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Jul 23, 2012 Claudia Rosa rated it it was amazing


Fantastic romances!
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Known for her realistic, likable characters and vivid writing, Victoria Bylin writes both western and contemporary inspirational romance. Her next book, Until I Found You, hits the shelves in May 2014. Victoria's books have finaled in the ACFW Carol Awards, the Rita Awards and RT Magazine’s Reviewers’ Choice Awards. She and her husband currently live in Lexington, Kentucky and have two grown sons.
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