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Subject: Simple Jess - Pamela Morsi...
Date Posted: 4/17/2010 10:22 AM ET
Member Since: 1/23/2009
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I adore her books! I have read Courting Miss Hattie, Garters and Wild Oats. I am half-way through Simple Jess and its my favorite so far. Its WONDERFUL. I am not in any way a fan of Westerns (movies anyway) however I find that I am currently in LOVE with the Americana genre of historical romance novels. Isn't Jess just wonderful - and Althea and Baby Paisley??? What wonderful characters:-)

Date Posted: 4/17/2010 10:43 AM ET
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that was my first Morsi historical (think I'd read one of her contemps several years ago)Id idn't realize Marrying Stone was his sister's story til later but it was a good story. I have more of hers including Garters and Wild Oats..how were those?

Date Posted: 4/17/2010 10:46 AM ET
Member Since: 10/19/2007
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OMG I just finished this one and loooooved it.  Jess is such a great character.  And so was Althea.  A strong woman with a mind of her own.  I remember starting this book a long time ago and not getting past page 2.  Luckily, I've been re-introduced to Morsi and am enjoying them all.  Actually, that's not true.....I started Sweetwood Bride yesterday and it's bugging me.  She's really spending a lot of time on everyone but the h/h. 

Date Posted: 4/17/2010 11:26 AM ET
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So far WIld Oats is my second favorite! Garters was also great.

Date Posted: 4/18/2010 6:47 PM ET
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I loved Simple Jess.    I was struck that one of the big themes in Morsi's books is honesty in men and when they are dishonest, the hurt and trouble that ensues.  I just ordered a LP of two more of her books so I will see if that theme runs thru them too.  I am looking forward to reading Marrying Stone.

Date Posted: 4/18/2010 7:08 PM ET
Member Since: 7/10/2006
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I loved Jess the character but I found WILD OATS, GARTERS, MISS HATTIE more romantic as books.