The Ruse (Heartsong Presents #687)
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The Ruse (Heartsong Presents #687)

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Katherine Jones has always believed in being loyal to her friends - but that was before she learned that lifelong friend Miranda Henderson has written to Katherines pen pal, Otis Rath, and misrepresented Katherines abilities. Now Otis is coming to Maryland to visit and possibly court Katherine. Katherine wants Miranda to confess, but Miranda insists that to do so would rui...more
Mass Market Paperback, 176 pages
Published March 1st 2006 by Barbour Publishing, Inc
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Anna Marie
Well, I read 21 pages... before throwing it in the burn barrel, anyhow.

What a horrible, horrible book. An 'Inspirational' novel, it's the story about an upright, christian girl who is a despicable liar. Already I'm angry.

Miranda and Katherine are friends. They both are writing to a sailor named Otis. Miranda tells Otis that Katherine can play the banjo, the harmonica, and the piano. She tells him Katherine is accomplished as a horsewoman and all sorts of other outright lies. So when Otis decides...more
Kristine Pratt
I guess the premise of this book didn't hit me well to start with. I loved the characters and thought they were well fleshed out, but I didn't like the deception or how everyone jumped in on it. Also, I found myself asking as I do with so many Christian romances, where is the passion? I had really hoped for something more all the way around on this one.
Hello! Katherine Jones and Christopher Bagley - how sweet is that?!?! It totally rocks having a cousin as an author!
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