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The Soldier's Promise

4.18  ·  Rating Details  ·  17 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
Here today, gone tomorrow?

When former army ranger Josh Manning comes to close-knit Covenant Falls, he knows he won't be staying long. As soon as he's renovated the cabin he's inherited from a late fellow soldier, he and his ex-military dog, Amos, are getting out fast. That is, until Mayor Eve Douglas drops by.

Eve, a young widow, has a precocious son and a band of misfit
Paperback, 384 pages
Published April 1st 2014 by Harlequin (first published January 1st 2014)
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Mar 12, 2015 Susan rated it really liked it
Good story of love and healing. Josh came to Covenant Falls after he inherited a cabin from a fellow soldier who was killed in Afghanistan. Josh also has custody of his friend's military working dog, who is grieving too. Since he has no idea what to do with himself now that he's out of the army, Josh decides to stay and fix up the cabin while he thinks about the future.

Josh had had no idea what moving to a small town would be like. All he wants is to be left alone, to deal with his injuries and
Mar 23, 2015 Kristiej rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
4.5 Stars
I said in another review that I just posted (Tempted by the Soldier) that I love Patricia Potter’s book. I read and enjoyed that one which made me want to reread this book again, the first in the series.
Josh Manning is a curmudgeon. Mind you he has reason to be. His was a ‘lifer’ in the military. He planned to spend his working life there but then he was in an explosion in Afghanistan that killed some of his team mates and did some major damage to his leg. He and the military dog he inh
Apr 25, 2015 Anna rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Enjoyed this one a lot; the people, the small town, and the dogs!!!
Looks like the writer will let us return to Convenant Falls -hopefully soon- as there are still several 'candidates' for a happily ever after, and a great place for wounded heroes to heal...
Lynn Spencer
Wounded hero finds new life in small town with a single mom heroine and plenty of animals. Yep, this is a cutesy small town book. It's not bad, but nothing to write home about either. Basically a predictable book that hits all the usual cliches. If you like that, this is a comfort read and if you don't, you might end up DNF-ing this one.
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"The Soldier's Promise is a heartwarming story about second chances and the power of love to heal all wounds. The inclusion of a former working dog with PTSD adds an interesting element to the story (RT Book REviews)". 4 stars
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