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A Gentleman for Dry Creek (Dry Creek #2)

3.92 of 5 stars 3.92  ·  rating details  ·  61 ratings  ·  7 reviews
Garth Elkton had found Sylvia Bannister's car in a ditch and rescued her from the freezing weather. And when she'd fled like Cinderella, leaving an earring behind, he'd tracked her down to return it--only to save her a second time! Yet despite his heroic efforts, Sylvia wasn't treating him like her knight in shining armor. For an abusive marriage had made Sylvia wary of al ...more
ebook, 256 pages
Published August 1st 2000 by Steeple Hill Love Inspired Suspense
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A Gentleman for Dry Creek
By: Janet Tronstad

This is the second book in the Dry Creek series. You do not need to read these in order to figure out what is going on or who is who, but I thought it would be fun to review them in order. At the end of An Angel for Dry Creek, we meet Garth Elkton and Sylvia Bannister. She comes to Dry Creek and ends up in a ditch. Garth rescues her. At the end, she goes back to Seattle.
A Gentleman for Dry Creek picks up Garth’s and Sylvia’s stories. Sylvia works wi
Julie Malcolm
A struggle to finish this book. I think the reader was supposed to amused but it was all just too absurd for me.
I am enjoying the series so far but this book was not my favorite. I felt the main characters of this book where overlooked really. The author introduced the next books main characters as well as the book after that in this book and I felt it was too much and I never got connected to the main characters and was more interested in the next book then this one. Its a must read though if your going to read the next in the series. Over all though not a bad book just too many new characters at once.
A Gentleman for Dry Creek was a decent enough, rather entertaining read for its majority. I love the connection with characters from the previous book in the series, and the introduction to what may come in the next installment. I love the setting and the writing style. This isn't your mama's Harlequin, however, the story fell horribly apart near the end, going of in too many directions, which accounts for the lower star rating.
Garth Elkton fell in love when he found Sylvia Bannister in her wrecked car in a snow bank. She was looking for a camp for the youth group she taught, He being a cowboy roped her into using his ranch.
Story includes rustlers, kidnappers , secret federal agents, a pilot and chef tied together, a rich old lady, 31 teenagers.
I can't wait to get started on the next book in the series

A Bride for Dry Creek.

Sandra Kent
Excellent book, great read for the beach or wintry day.
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Janet grew up in the wide open spaces of rural Montana and now lives in the urban spaces of Pasadena, California. She's used both of these locations in her books. Her Dry Creek, Montana series numbers over twenty novels now and her Pasadena books, The Sisterhood of the Dropped Stitches, number four.
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