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Morning Comes Softly

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A shy Louisiana librarian, Mary Warner fears she'll always be alone--so she answers a personals ad from a rancher in Montana. Never before has she done anything so reckless, casting the only life she knows aside to travel to a strange place and marry a man she's never met. But something about this man calls to her--and she knows this may be her very last chance at happines ...more
ebook, 384 pages
Published February 27th 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers (first published 1993)
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Denise
Sep 04, 2009 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Loved it, loved it, loved it. It made me laugh at times and cry at others. Very good. This must be one of Debbie's earlier books first published in 1993. Doesn't have cell phones or computers or internet in the story at all.

What did I learn from this book? Here is a quote from the book that I thought was great: "Life's lessons didn't come cheap, and Travis wasn't there to issue any discount coupons."

I wish there was a sequel because I love these characters after just one book and would like to
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Assenette
Apr 18, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2015-reads
I really like it. An epilogue would have been nice.
Carol (StarAngel's Reviews) Allen
Enjoyable read but I did get frustrated at the heroines reference to "being not pretty"
Jennifer
Jan 06, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: romance
I got this book off of Swaptree because I liked the idea of the storyline. I received a note with it from the previous reader stating how much she enjoyed it, and still I put off reading it for awhile. I finally picked it up and started reading it and got sucked in. This is my first Debbie Macomber book and she truly knows how to write. Her use of words is different than I'm used to reading and made the book so much more enjoyable. I wasn't sure how the storyline was going to play out, but I enj ...more
Kris - My Novelesque Life
I will be rereading this book and will be doing a review at that time.
Joan
Jul 04, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: favorites
What an exquisite read "Morning Comes Softly" was for me. I have been on a mail-order bride jaunt since reading LH's Duncan's Bride and this beautiful story of shy librarian, Mary Warner and rough Montana rancher Travis Thompson took my breath away. Mary is the type of heroine that I adore, kind, compassionate, intelligent, educated, and self-assured. Finding herself past thirty and all alone in the world after the death of her beloved brother an mother, Mary decides to leave her comfortable alb ...more
Pink Angel
Dec 24, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Where to start? This book was one of the best of Ms. Macomber, everything from the character in the story was well written and perfectly. Emotional and sentimental, fun and humorous, two perfect love story for price of one book. Loved it and recommend it to all.
Gea
After reading several historical mail-order bride stories this was a nice change as it was a contemporary book.
After the death of his brother and sister in-law rancher Travis takes their three children in and is trying to give them a good home so that they don't go into foster home. He doesn't do that well and after failing to find a housekeeper he places an add for a bride in newspaper. Mary, a librarian from Lousiana answers the add and as she fits Travis' and children's wishes they get marrie
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Diah Didi
Baca ini karena Aline bilang bagus. Sederhana, tapi manis. Berhubung selera kami mirip, so I gave it a try setelah beberapa bulan.
And indeed! I loved it!
Nggak ada adegan gegap gempita menghebohkan. Semuanya terjadi dalam konteks sehari-hari. Pertengkaran mereka lebih karena mereka masih sama-sama asing bagi lainnya dan mereka sedang berusaha menjembatani itu. Ya nggak heran juga sih mengingat mereka cuma kenalan lewat surat. Apa jadinya ya kalo saya iseng menanggapi iklan2x jodoh di koran? :D

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Lyuda
Feb 22, 2014 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: contemporary
The book was a modern twist of mail order bride story. It was too sugary for my taste with many things that stretched credibility, especially, in character development. Take for example our h. At the begging of the story she was characterized as a shy, quite Louisiana spinster of 32 years old who didn't have any dates and was still a virgin. I would think the male population of her town was either blind or stupid. The woman could cook sophisticated dishes, saw dresses for her friends, and sang b ...more
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Debbie Macomber is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and one of today’s most popular writers with more than 200 million copies of her books in print worldwide. In her novels, Macomber brings to life compelling relationships that embrace family and enduring friendships, uplifting her readers with stories of connection and hope. Macomber’s novels have spent over 1,000 weeks on the New York Time ...more
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