Velda Brotherton

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Velda Brotherton writes of romance in the old west with an authenticity that
makes her many historical characters ring true. A knowledge of the rich history of
our country comes through in both her fiction and nonfiction books, as well as in
her writing workshops and speaking engagements. She just as easily steps out of
the past into contemporary settings to create novels about women with the ability
to conquer life’s difficult challenges. Tough heroines, strong and gentle heroes,
villains to die for, all live in the pages of her novels and books.
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I don't make resolutions, I set goals, and this year I plan to use Good Reads in every way possible. I want to learn what others are reading and writing and spread the word about my own reading and writing as well. Today I today that first step and spent over an hour getting acquainted with Good Reads and some of those using it.
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Published on January 03, 2012 12:46 Tags: book-scanning, kindle-fire, marketing, promoting, sharing, writing
Average rating: 4.13 · 312 ratings · 81 reviews · 45 distinct works
Wilda's Outlaw

3.66 avg rating — 53 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Montana Promises

3.83 avg rating — 36 ratings — published 1994 — 4 editions
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Montana Destiny

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 1996 — 3 editions
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Fly With The Mourning Dove

4.46 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2007 — 2 editions
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Once There Were Sad Songs

4.48 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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The Purloined Skull

4.73 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Stone Heart's Woman

4.23 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Images In Scarlet

4.33 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1999
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Dream Walker

4.42 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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Montana Dreams

4.10 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1995 — 4 editions
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A touching story of a strong woman who bonds with a wounded warrior in need of someone to care about what happens to him. The bonding between the two soon turns into love and she begins her quest to help him find peace and learn to return home from ...more
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message 3: by Tom

Tom Blubaugh Hi Velda,

Thanks for joining my circle of friends.

Blessings,

Tom


message 2: by Velda

Velda Thanks, Nancy. I really appreciate your kind words.


message 1: by Nancy

Nancy Hartney Velda Brotherton is a wealth of information and talent. The list of books she has written, group discussions she follows, and the authors/books she enjoys have depth and richness.Her comments on how to scan books and prepare them for Kindle sales reflects her strong networking philosophy.


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