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The Mayor's Daughter

3.78  ·  Rating details ·  9 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
In the north Texas oil-boom town of Kiowa Falls, civilization is just beginning to overtake frontier chaos. Ru-Marie, the daughter of the town’s mayor, is a well-read, young romantic and budding artist. Her tastes in love—her parents insist—are less refined. As they throw off the sham of sophistication, a family war erupts and, with it, frontier justice. Set in the 1920s, ...more
Kindle Edition, 299 pages
Published September 1st 2011 by Wings Press
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Mar 02, 2012 rated it liked it
You are told the ending at the beginning of the book and are led slowly through the novel learning how the events came to happen. I thought this book was difficult to read. It felt like the woman telling the story had ADD and was bouncing all over the place. It was ok. Just ok.
Jul 17, 2016 rated it it was ok
Not a fan of this one and I'm trying so hard to remember where I was recommended it - so that maybe I'll understand how it got on my list in the first place. I chose & began this title without much thought other than that it was free on kindle unlimited. I saw that it was a love/crime story involving a young female artist in Texas in the 1920's. I thought it would be a slam-dunk! Wrong! I did notice something about myself which is that when I'm reading a book I dislike, I read much faster th ...more
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Mar 12, 2013 rated it really liked it
The Mayor's Daughter is a great example of Hoggard's ability to develope a story that brings the reader into a relationship with the characters.
Dec 06, 2011 rated it it was amazing
This was a very well written book. It revealed many of the tribulations of a troubled teen girl and the results of her behavior.
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