A Bride For Donnigan Author:Janette Oke Master storyteller Janette Oke weaves a warm tale of faith and courage: — From best-selling author Janette Oke comes a new novel in the "Women of the West" series. In this timeless tale, Oke tells the story of Kathleen, a young mail-order bride of Irish heritage, who travels across the great Atlantic to meet a man named Donnigan. — Donnigan knew ... more »his chances of finding a helpmate on the western frontier were limited. It was loneliness that provoked him to sign up for a bride. Yet he cannot help but wonder what sort of woman would travel to an unknown destination at such a request.
With thoughts of adventure stirring in her heart, the timid Kathleen embarks for America. An orphan, whose stepmother is about to remarry and use her as a servant, Kathleen must summon all her courage to make the long and perilous journey.
With anticipation and anxiety, Donnigan and Kathleen finally come together and discover that love can grow. But the women of the west faced difficult circumstances and Kathleen is challenged by all she encounters. With faith, humor and honesty, these two Christians grow to understand that it takes more than love to build a strong home.« less