Fill-In Father…and Husband
Sweet mail-order bride Nancy Bennett can’t believe it when her husband is exposed as a cattle rustler—and killed. And when the banker holding the ranch’s mortgage questions whether she can run the ranch on her own, the pregnant widow has nowhere to turn. Until steady foreman Hank Snowden proposes marriage…
Racked with grief about his role in Lucas Bennett’s death, Hank resolves to do right by the man’s wife and child. So it’s natural for him to step in as Nancy’s newly minted husband. But the marriage of convenience may become more than a mere obligation…if only Hank and his bride can brave the first steps toward elusive true love.
One of life’s treasures.
A Rancher of Convenience is another.
I adored reading A Rancher of Convenience. It’s a sweet and loving Romance that very slowly moves to show the wonderful things friends and family bring to enrich our lives. A Rancher of Convenience begins by showing us how wonderful friends can make life’s hardships easier and then moved on to show us how a family can pull us through even the scariest of circumstances. And of course, that love can fix many things.
This isn’t very much a Christian romance, however, I would phrase it as a sweet historical romance. Definitely something worth spending the day reading!
|Source:||Regina Scott in exchange for an honest review.|
|Publisher & Date:||September 6th 2016 by Love Inspired|
|Genre:||Historical Christian Romance|
|ISBN:||0373283741 (ISBN13: 9780373283743)|
|Setting:||Little Horn, Texas 1895|
|Series:||Lone Star Cowboy League: The Founding Years #3|
Besides her novels, Regina Scott has had published three Regency novellas (“The June Bride Conspiracy” in His Blushing Bride, “Sweeter Than Candy” in A Match for Mother, and “A Place by the Fire” in Mistletoe Kittens). Two of her novels, A Dangerous Dalliance and The Twelve Days of Christmas, have been translated into German. A Dangerous Dalliance and The Incomparable Miss Compton have been translated into Italian. Starstruck and Perfection have been translated into Dutch.
Regina Scott and her husband are the parents of two sons. They reside in the Tri-Cities of southeast Washington State and are members of the Church of the Nazarene. Born in 1959 and raised in the Seattle area, Regina Scott is a graduate of the University of Washington. She comes by her writing talent naturally–both her parents are excellent writers in their vocations as teacher and electrical technician. Her mother envisioned the plot for “Sweeter Than Candy,” the novella which was written as a tribute to her.
Regina Scott is a devout Christian and a decent fencer; owns a historical, fantasy, and science fiction costume collection that currently takes up over a third of her large closet; and has been known to impersonate an independent consultant specializing in risk communication.
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