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Hattie Carson leaves an orphanage that has been her home for years to embark on a trip to California with the Franklin family. How can tending three children be as challenging as ten times that many? A passel of surprises await, including meeting the handsome young man Mr. Franklin hired as an extra hand. It doesn’t take long before Hattie’ll do anything for Billy Monroe, ...more
Kindle Edition, 106 pages
Published April 17th 2012 by Books We Love Ltd. (first published March 31st 2012)
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Anita
Aug 29, 2014 Anita rated it really liked it
Hattie's Heroes has a more serious theme to many of Ms Simpson’s western romances, in that her heroine Hattie is an orphan during the first half of the nineteenth century, not a good time to be friendless and without parents in Missouri.

Hattie is employed to care for three children who are about to embark on a wagon train with their parents. She meets and is attracted to Billy, hired to forage for food and care for the livestock on the trail.

Hattie, however has another admirer, making Billy jeal
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Lisa Williamson
Apr 30, 2014 Lisa Williamson rated it liked it
The first part of this story read like a good historical romance. Slowly sweeping toward its climax, but then it jarred out of the past to the present. It was a good story in the present but the characters accepted Hattie too easily and the transition wasn't fleshed out enough. Good tale needing a few more pages to be a great one.
Sydell Voeller
Jun 07, 2013 Sydell Voeller rated it it was amazing
Ginger Simpson has penned a heart-warming, tender story filled with romance, adventure, history, conflict, and danger. The reader immediately cares about Hattie, the viewpoint character, and her eventual fate. The minor characters, especially the two heroes, also spring to life, practically jumping off the pages of the e-reader. This is a novel I couldn't put down. Bravo, Ginger Simpson!
Kristin
Jun 19, 2012 Kristin rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
very disappointed by this book
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Ginger Simpson grew up reading anything by Laura Ingalls Wilder and became so fascinated with western historical novels, they've remained her favorite for more years than she cares to admit.

In 2002, Ginger decided to attempt writing her own novel, and in 2003 her first offering, Prairie Peace, was published. Since then, she's dabbled in other genres but always seems to migrate back to her favorite
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