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Publisher's Summary

In RITA Award winner Tamera Alexander's historical romance, Elizabeth travels to 1875 Colorado to take pictures she hopes will make her the D.C. Chronicle's new photojournalist. But when her life is threatened, a buckskin-clad Southerner named Daniel takes Elizabeth and her godly assistant on a perilous and revealing journey.

©2008 Tamera Alexander; (P)2008 Recorded Books,LLC

What the Critics Say

"... possibly the best new writer in this subgenre." (Library Journal)

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    Carrie Fancett Pagels Yorktown, VA, United States 07-03-13
    Carrie Fancett Pagels Yorktown, VA, United States 07-03-13 Member Since 2016
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    "The title is such a great metaphor for this book!"

    Susan May Warren teaches about the "Why nots" for a hero and heroine getting together and the two in this story have some of the most why nots I've seen in a book in some time! Yet Tamera Alexander expertly helps us see how this unlikely couple might indeed end up together in the end. I saw there were 200+ reviews of the book on Amazon and there is a reason for that! Great narration, too, by Robin Miles. I was so very glad I had this book to listen to while I was recently ill--I'd thought I'd listen to all of Tamera's books after I started listening to them about a year ago. Was I ever glad to discover that this gem hadn't yet been "read" by me.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Amazon Customer 08-01-10 Member Since 2013
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    "WONDERFUL!!"

    I LOVE THIS BOOK.... IT HAD DEPTH TO THE CHARACTERS.... CAN NOT WAIT TO READ THE NEXT BOOK IN THE SERIES!!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Lee Seymour, WI, United States 05-18-10
    Lee Seymour, WI, United States 05-18-10 Member Since 2009
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    "Good Christian Reading"

    This is a great story with fabulous characters, but is produced by Christian book company. Wish I would have known that. I was not comfortable with the numerous religious/spiritual references in the story.

    6 of 8 people found this review helpful
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    Amazon Customer 04-28-09 Member Since 2009
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    "Moving Word Pictures"

    I loved the way Tamera Alexander painted the scene so you felt like you were standing across the valley from the cliff-dwellings or looking at the twin sister mountains to the Rockies. I could imagine myself out west, being a pioneer along with her characters. The book remained suspenseful without seeming forced and her characters were inspirational, giving me quotes to remember and live by.
    I loved this book and enjoyed listening to parts of it with my children.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Allison Cary, IL, United States 03-22-09
    Allison Cary, IL, United States 03-22-09
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    "Not what I thought"

    Slow moving, VERY slow. Didn't like the narrator. I don't think I'm going to bother finishing this book.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Teresa 10-13-17
    Teresa 10-13-17 Member Since 2016
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    "The Great Adventure"

    Thank you so much for writing stories that involve the greatest and most exciting adventure which is that journey of discovering Gods will in our lives through Christ. May God continue to guide and bless your life and work.
    Teresa Forster

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    Old Navy Guy 08-15-17
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    "Great book"

    A story that holds you from page one all the way to the end. Great narration.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Amazon Customer 07-25-17 Member Since 2016
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    "Engaging read!"

    This is the first book I've read/listened to by this author. I'm now a fan!! This book is so exciting. Can't wait to read the entire series. I'm very thankful to find books that are not filled with offensive language and sex.

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    Amazon Customer 05-30-17
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    "Another Enjoyable Story"

    Again, Tamera Alexander tells a story that keeps you guessing and wondering what will happen next. I especially loved the goodness of the main characters and their ability to forgive and love, just like Christ does.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    ALISON 04-25-17
    ALISON 04-25-17 Member Since 2015
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    "Loved it!"

    I love Tamera Alexander's books, especially when it is a part of a series and I can look forward to staying in the larger story for a while with subsequent books. Fantastic, multidimensional characters and beautiful, descriptive settings make the book great and the narration was just perfect!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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