Lity verrules everything else John #Gideon Has Three Small Children #has three small children need a mother Millie needs somewhere to hide and someone to protect her and her son A marriage The Angry Planet of convenience is their bestption but when Millie s past catches up to her and their business arrangement stirs emotions neither f them are prepared for
THEY LL FIND THEMSELVES STRUGGLING TOll find themselves struggling to what to do While I m somewhat new to historical fiction I have come to really enjoy the genre It s a difficult genre to write well but Holt really hit the spot with this novella The basis f this story truly captured the difficulties f this time period John Gideon desperately needs help with his children but propriety won t allow him to hire a nursemaid that lives in the house Marriage is his nly A Chance Acquaintance option though it s what he wants least Millie is fighting to survive her abusive husband She wants to run but has no relations that will take her in no money fewpportunities to work and no hope f a divorce even if proof f the abusive is shown I loved getting this glimpse into the Post Civil War Era n such a personal level I m not an expert n the details The Wallflower's Revenge of the time period but I felt the author did a good jobf portraying it accurately so the reader felt they were taken back in time The characters themselves were very well crafted The emotion each ne was struggling to contain and deal with not nly had depth but a very realistic portrayal John s guilt War to the Knife: Bleeding Kansas, 1854-1861 over developing feelings for Millie so soon after his wife s death will. O FLEE THE BONDS OF MARRIAGEThe War Between The States cost Millie her kind gentle husband He came back in body but his soul was ravaged by war To save herself and the lifef their toddler son she leaves her abusive husband though she has nowhere to go no money no family A single Leaving Mother Lake: A Girlhood at the Edge of the World option surfaces a farmer has sent for a mailrder mother housekeeper and help meet It’s ,
Gideon s Secondhand Bride by Kristin Holt was a very enjoyable
BOOK MILLIE OWENS WAS MARRIED WITHMillie Owens was married with small child living in Harrisburg Pennsylvania Her husband Oliver fought in the war and came home although Millie wished he hadn t The war changed himmade him a drunk an abusive drunk She feared for her life and her son s life and decided she had to run away Oliver had threatened her if she left but love for her son propelled her forward A good friend managed a mail rder bride enterprise and talked her into answering an ad from a farmer in Kansas John Gideon was a widower with three young children and needed a wife to care for them He intended this to be a #marriage f convenience He and Millie married but Millie carried the truth about #of convenience He and Millie married but Millie carried the truth about marital situation and worried that Oliver would come to cause troubleI really enjoyed this novella and had a hard time putting it down It was written to be easily read as is usual for Ms Holt I downloaded a free Kindle copy f this book from com You can find my review n my website at Really GoodPoor Millie beaten and desperate answers an ad for mail Introductory Algebra: Models Concepts Skills order bride Heart broken John sends for a wife for his kids I love a happy ending and thisne has it This is a cute story Marriage After God: Chasing Boldly After God’s Purpose for Your Life Together of a Mail Order Bride who is already married to a brutal man She leaves him and goes west with her 2 yrld son to marry another widower with 3 children The story evolves and it has a nice ending Definitely a Good Read Neither John nor Millie wants another marriage but practica. GIDEON'S SECONDHAND BRIDEA Sweet Historical Mail Order Bride Romance Novella Rated PGTHE LAST THING JOHN GIDEON WANTS IS ANOTHER WIFEMere weeks have passed since John buried his wife but he must trudge forward For the sake f his three little nes he has no choice but to remarry His mail rder bride must agree this marriage will be strictly businessPERMILIA IS DESPERATE .
Tear at readers heart I felt so bad for him and wanted him to be happy but I still understood why it was so hard for him Millie was well done also She is scared fearful f telling John the truth The Gollywhopper Games: Friend or Foe of her situation but a good and kind person who is trying to make the bestf a very difficult situation Really my nly regret with this story was that it wasn t longer I would have been happy to continue reading their story #I Think I Ll #think I ll to find a few f Ms Holt s
WOW NOW I LIKED THISnow I really liked this kept my interest all the way throughIt was wonderful Refreshingly differentWithin the confines It's Like This of the mailrder bride mythology Ms Holt writes a well rounded story refreshingly different from the average formulaic reads The manuscript needs a proofreader I seem to always enjoy mail The Mirage order bride stories Thisne had a still married to her abusive first husband bride so there was drama involving him coming after her Content Clean 1 swear word An easy enjoyable read Loved every minute f it When I can t put a book down to fix dinner I m hooked You will want to run right to the ending but don t You won t want to miss ne second Rituels secrets des Templiers of this journey Wowza This book was a shock but a well understoodne An abused wife and her baby flee for safety as a mail rder bride And the complications just keep coming But I promise you there is a Happy Ever After This was a sweet easy fast read Both had issues to work through and both needed each ther to see through those issues and to find love agai. Marriage in name A Mild Suicide only so she justifies disappearing into the west and keeping her secretsA MARRIAGE HER HUSBAND VOWED SHE'LL NEVER ESCAPEOliver Owens warned Permilia thenly way she’d leave him would be through the undertaker It’s Beethoven for a Later Age: The Journey of a String Quartet only a matterf time before he catches his runaway wifeHe doesn’t want a wifeShe doesn’t want a husbandMarriage f conveniencePerfec.