Mail Order Outlaw is a tale of a man trapped in a life he abhorred, and a woman trapped into a selfless life by duty to her mother and brother. ..Show More » Ed risked death to escape his life as an outlaw. After robbing a stagecoach, in which his father was killed, Ed saw a chance to get away and took it, knowing if he was caught his brother would not hesitate to kill him. Nobody left their gang alive, and his brother enjoyed killing.
Lizzie couldn't bring herself to leave the ranch she loves and her family who needs her, thus calling off her "mail order" marriage. But when Ed shows up impersonating her mail order husband, Mal, she decides to give him a chance.
Can a life based on lies succeed? What will happen to Ed/Mal and Lizzie's plans for the future when Ed's cruel brother finds him? Can their love survive?
The narrator did a good job distinguishing people by voice changes, but the "matter of fact" way it is read was hard for me to get used to. Since it is an emotional story it would have been better to have it read with more emotion, in my opinion. Regardless, I enjoyed listening to Mail Order Outlaw.
I thoroughly enjoyed the series so far. The doctor got on my nerves a bit with his waivering, but I am happy that he came to his senses. I like that ..Show More » the narrator changed her voice to the characters.
I liked Molly the best! She was strong, yet vulnerable and very loyal even though there were times I wanted to yell, "Run away!". She saw the good in ..Show More »Ben and was patient for him to see that he did not really want what he thought he wanted.