Monday, July 5, 2010

A Love of Her Own by Maggie Brendan ~ 5 stars

A Love of Her Own
Maggie Brendan
Heart of the West series #3
Revell Publishing
About the book:
She has everything her heart desires . . . except the one thing money can't buy.

Still cautious after a broken engagement, April McBride fully intends to guard her heart when she travels to Lewistown, Montana, to attend her brother's wedding. One look around the small mining town convinces April that doing so won't be difficult--just a bunch of dusty shops, bad service, and ill-bred cowboys. But a run-in with horse trainer Wes Owen opens up vast possibilities for frustration, embarrassment, friendship, and . . . love?

Can April and Wes see past their differences to envision a future together? Or are they destined to live the rest of their lives alone?

My review:
Sweet, touching, engaging, and heartwarming are all great words to describe this book. April is a character that I really grew fond of, and I love the person she changed into as the story progressed. I can't wait to read more from this great new author!


barbjan10 said...

I'm not sure if this giveaway is still open. I sounds like a great story and I would enjoy it.

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brendalottakamaggiebrendan said...

Carmen, Thanks so much for your recview. I'm so glad you enjoyed April's wild ride. Blessings, :)

Carman said...

Barb~ This isn't a giveaway. It's just my review of this book. On my site, all my giveaways have "Giveaway" in the title of the post. All my reviews just have the book title, author name, and my rating in the title of the post. :)

Brenda~ Thanks for having it sent to me and for writing such a great book! :)

apple blossom said...

this sounds like a good book I have some of her books, but not this one

Carman said...

It is a good book. :) You should get it!

Katie G. said...

Sounds wonderful. I will probably be getting this one.

Edna said...

love your review I have read this book

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Carman said...

Katie~ I hope you enjoy it!

Edna~ Thanks! What did you think?