The Trouble with Brides

4 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 329 ratings

A Bride Most Begrudging Publisher's Summary

Author Deeanne Gist, whose writing credits include People Magazine, brings the harsh beauty of colonial Virginia to life in her first novel. Reluctant love and shared faith blossom during the daily chores and arguments of tobacco farmer Drew O'Connor and Lady Constance Morrow. Constance is everything Drew despises in a wife - she cannot cook and she prefers mathematical equations to cleaning. Worst of all, she has red hair! But when the two are forced into a marriage of convenience, Drew soon realizes how blessed he truly is.
©2005 Deeanne Gist (P)2005 Recorded Books, LLC
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  • Book 1

    • A Bride Most Begrudging

    • By: Deeanne Gist
    • Narrated by: Jill Tanner
    • Length: 13 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 158
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 110
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 113

    Reluctant love and shared faith blossom during the daily chores and arguments of tobacco farmer Drew O'Connor and Lady Constance Morrow. Constance is everything Drew despises in a wife - she cannot cook and she prefers mathematical equations to cleaning. Worst of all, she has red hair! But when the two are forced into a marriage of convenience, Drew soon realizes how blessed he truly is.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Finding Love When You Least Expect It.

    • By 🇺🇸🌸DARA on 07-24-13

    Regular price: $32.87

  • Book 2

    • Courting Trouble

    • By: Deeanne Gist
    • Narrated by: Danielle Ferland
    • Length: 11 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 104
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 60
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 58

    CBA best-selling author Deeanne Gist, Christy Award winner for The Measure of a Lady, skillfully blends humor and romance in authentic historical settings. Courting Trouble, set in 1894, features a feisty, fun-loving heroine who tires of waiting for a match made in heaven and decides to settle for one made in Texas. So, on her 30th birthday, Essie launches her own secret mission to find a husband.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Refreshingly proper!

    • By Jodi on 02-10-09

    Regular price: $36.37

  • Book 3

    • Deep in the Heart of Trouble

    • By: Deeanne Gist
    • Narrated by: Danielle Ferland
    • Length: 13 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 67
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44

    Multiple Christy Award-winner Deeanne Gist crafts historical romances that tickle funny bones and touch hearts. Set in 1898 Texas, this enthralling sequel to Gist's CBA best-selling Courting Trouble features an unlikely romance that's threatened by painful secrets and an angry lynch mob. Just when her romance with a wholesome newcomer begins to flourish, Essie learns her beau's true identity.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Extremely captivating

    • By Beca on 02-06-18

    Regular price: $31.49

  • Book 4

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