Seven girls search husbands to aid them rebuild a Kansas town.
Meet seven of Turtle Springs, Kansas’, best girls who're made up our minds to restore their small city after the struggle among the States took such a lot of its males. . .and didn’t go back them. the women choose to put it on the market for husbands and devise a plan for removing the riff raff. yet how can they make the simplest sensible offerings while their hearts cry out to be loved?
Abigail’s Proposal by way of Cynthia Hickey
whilst her father by no means back from the battle, Abigail Melton stepped into his function as city mayor. the city wishes males, and he or she wishes a husband—and she has an enormous thought how to define both—but her first accountability is to rent a sheriff. And drifter Josiah Ingram will just do fine.
The abducted Groom through Susan web page Davis
driving throughout the Flint Hills on his technique to steer clear of urban, cowboy Sam Cayford reveals himself the abduction sufferer of 2 young ones. whilst he meets their beautiful mom, Maggie Piner—whom the children insist he may still marry—Sam begins to question God’s plans as opposed to his own.
A fresh Slate by Susanne Dietze
Schoolmarm Roberta “Birdy” eco-friendly won’t marry any of the potential grooms flocking to city. After wasting her fiancé within the conflict, the one love her damaged middle can undergo is for her scholars. yet then she takes on a brand new pupil—Drew Cooper, one of many gents interested in Kansas by means of the commercial for grooms.
Sunshine of My Heart by means of Darlene Franklin
Debbie Barker longs to deliver attractiveness to her new domestic at the prairie, the place her relatives moved after the struggle, and seeks a husband to assist her father run the ranch. Zack Gage back domestic from the struggle to a existence in ruins—family useless and enterprise bankrupted. He solutions the mail-order husband advert to hunt a clean commence. yet neither Debbie nor Zeke comprehend what they're doing by way of ranching. . .or love.
Come What May through Patty Smith Hall
Chardy Stevens is on the finish of her rope. among working her overdue father’s shop and tending to her 4 more youthful brothers, she slightly has time to respire, less search for a husband to assist her. the lads scare off so much of her clients and throw Chardy along with her early life pal Luke, a disabled veteran who seeks her happiness above his own.
Dime Novel Suitor via Carrie Fancett Pagels
Widow Caroline Kane is the owner of a cafe and inn—and chargeable for her 5 teenaged siblings. yet she has no plans of discovering a mail-order groom. Britisher Barden Granville IV is on a “cowboy vacation” while he finds himself flat broke in Kansas. whilst he solutions an previous “help sought after” advert, Caroline misconstrues Barden is there as a possible husband. Will the gorgeous and fiesty widow reason the recent vicar to make Kansas his home?
Louder than Words by way of Gina Welborn
After years of writing abolitionist pamphlets and chronicling soldier existence throughout the battle, J.R. Lockhart is bored and jumps on the chance to enquire an commercial for husbands for a piece of writing in Godey’s Lady’s publication. Jane Ransome want to support the charming-but-oblivious-to-life-out-West guy chronicle the courtships constructing on the town, yet she has her personal husband to find—one who will healthy completely in her picket-fenced Kansas home.