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Painted by the Sun

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A Woman On A Desperate Quest

Working as a traveling photographer, Shea Waterston is following the path of the orphan trains west, searching for the son she was forced to give up ten years before. She pays for her search any way she can, including setting up her camera to photograph a hanging. When that lands her in Judge Gallimore's jail, Shea never dreams that soon after,
Mass Market Paperback, 448 pages
Published August 1st 2000 by Bantam
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What a wonderful story! I loved it!!! Very smooth and flowing writing with great secondary characters. Lots of angst and PTSD here, but none of the "big misunderstanding" type thing, thankfully. Great emotions that will pull you right in and make you feel as if you are in the story and that you know these people and understand them.
This story is set in the 1870s Colorado. Shea Waterston is a traveling photographer who is searching for her son that she had to give up 10 years prior while living
I've read quite a few books by this author to date. This is an author that I know can deliver a western historical romance that is angst filled and emotive. However I didn't feel that this particular story had the depth and strength that the other books have. It was well written and it did have themes that pulled at the heart strings, characters that were damaged in some way. I did like both Shea and Cam, but with this particular story I just felt that it was a bit too simplistic, and I didn't r ...more
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l just love Elizabeth Graysons books! They have all the good stuff.
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Elizabeth Grayson fell in love with historical novels in the third grade. Her teacher read THE GOLD LACE COAT, by Helen Fuller Orton, to her class in preparation for their trip to Fort Niagara—and Elizabeth was hooked. She’s been reading and writing historical novels ever since.

aka Elizabeth Kary
and Karen Witmer
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