The Bounty Hunter's Bride
The long journey across the West ended in sorrow for one hopeful mail-order bride. Dani Baxter stepped off the train in Colorado, only to learn that her intended had died suddenly, leaving three young daughters behind. And suddenly she knew why God had sent her here--to make this family whole again.
But her late fianc?'s brother, Beau Morgan, a bounty hunter obsessed with v...more
I really, really enjoyed, it, too. Lousy title (which they heard a lot about), but strong characters, solid writing and a really interesting story, low on cliches. Possibly my favorite romance I've read this year, even. The characters' religious convictions were woven in subtly and were part of them and the...more
Daniela Baxter has left Wisconsin and come to Castle Rock, Colorado to marry Patrick Morgan and become a mother for his three young girls, Emma, Ellie and Esther. She arrives to be greeted by a scruffy dirty man who tells her Patrick is dead. She still wants to be a mother to the girls but it seems this scruffy man is Beau Morgan, Patrick's older brother. He is the one named in the will as the girls guardian. The girls instantly take to Dani and she lov...more
Anyhoozer, Victoria Bylin's nice little tale about how Beau and Dani come to love one another was...a little on the dull sid...more
Dani and Beau don't meet cute and live happily e...more
I thoroughly enjoyed Dani and Beau's story. The author took a few turns that surprised me, and as a writer that's always a plus. I like it when the story heads a direction I didn't expect.
Victoria writes about children well, a skill in itself. I felt as though I knew the secondary characters, too, especially Josh and Adie.
I liked that the tale was a little gritty, because the details made the setting and characters realistic i...more