Leah is trying to flee her memories of the Civil War. She moves to Stones Creek, Colorado, in 1867, following the death of her surgeon father. She had followed along as he treated Union soldiers in battle after battle. All she wants to do is forget, especially the handsome physician whose career she knows she destroyed. How can she have peace knowing she is responsible for his scars? How could God have lead her to a town where the one person she wanted to forget lives, works, and wants to be her friend?
Beautiful story that besides telling a sweet romance and teaching Christian values, also discusses inequality, PTSD, and amputation/disabilities as un..Show More »derstood from the Civil War period!As far as the narration, the long gap of quiet between each chapter was disturbing! Maybe that can be fixed with little editing!I truly enjoyed the story and the connection with Nugget Nate Ryder and his wife Penny! Thanks for offering your books in audio format Sophie!!« Show Less
The Civil War has been over for two years. Two young women step off the train in Stones Creek, Colorado at the same time. One is returning to the family and ranch she loves, the other starting a new life leaving the memories which haunt her behind. Norie is finally back on the Colorado ranch she loves. She had spent the Civil War years in Indiana going to school. Norie is anxious to get back on her horse and gallop across the range.
This was a wonderful story that took place almost simultaneously with Leah's Peace! Very well written and very entertaining!