The Bartered Bride Romance Collection: 9 Historical Stories of Arranged Marriage
The Bartered Bride Romance Collection 9 Historical Stories of Arranged Marriage Author:Cathy Marie Hake, JoAnn A. Grote, Kelly Eileen Hake, Amy Rognlie, Janelle Burnham Schneider, Lynette Sowell, Pamela Kaye Tracy Across history marriage has often been used as a means to gain money, social status, and security, as well as basic companionship, and family. Vows could be said out of convenience or coercion, but could love really come in the bargain? — In this exclusive collection of nine historical romances, readers will discover the true conquering power of ... more »love. ~~ Joie De Vivre; Button String Bride; The Wedding Wagon; From Halter to Altar; From Carriage to Marriage; From Pride to Bride; From Alarming to Charming : A Vow Unbroken; Finishing Touches. ~~ From the swamplands along the Mississippi River to the Oregon Trail to the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, women journey into marriage hoping to be content---but dreaming of love. Filled with inspiration and faith, each story will transport readers to a different era of American history.« less
I love all books with unusual reasons for marriage. So I absolutely loved this book> I will read it again in the future. The stories are as varied as their authors.. I hope you will enjoy reading these books as much as I did!!!!!!