A Mail Order Bride Christmas

  • by Jessica Wolf
  • Narrated by Meghan Kelly
  • 1 hrs and 0 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Jessie lived with her family on their homestead and had helped the family build a successful farm raising crops and animals. Her greatest joy and passion was for training her young mare and galloping across the plains. To her shock and dismay, her family agrees to an arranged marriage with a wealthy family who traveled from back East to do business in their town.
Neither Jessie, nor her intended husband, want this union; but as she considers the situation they are both in, she realizes that their circumstances could be worse. James is being forced to marry or be disowned from the family business and all the wealth that comes from his name. He also knows that if he intends to be happy as a married man, he has to win her over and does his best to make her more comfortable with her new path in life.
They go through with the lavish celebration that is more for their families than for the couple, and soon they are bound in matrimony to try and make a life together while leading the family business in the remote prairie town.
Warning: Adults 18+ only due to sexually explicit content.

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My ONLY Complaint Is I Want It To Be Longer


Since this book was narrated by one of my favorite performers *I agreed in an instant to listen to it in exchange for my review. When I hit the play button I looked at the length of the book and thought there must be some sort of error, it was only a bit over an hour.

Shorter books tend to frustrate me because they just get started and it is the end. However, the author was able to pack in a lot of material without it being too wordy he and/or busy.

I can't really review the book any further than the publisher summary allows as it would spoil. My only critique would be in some of the word choices used by the author, one example is the word 'slut'. Perhaps it was well used back in those days, but in most of the historical romances the term or word would be 'loose woman' or 'hussy.' I don't know. But if that's all I can criticize then I feel I'm being a bit nit picky.

This will be a wonderful beginning or addition to a series or collection as the title implies to me.

Meghan Kelly, 'performer extraordinaire.' I feel repetitious each time I have the privilege of writing about her performance. Dawn, another audio listener and I agree, that if Meghan Kelly narrates it, we are going to listen to it. She only chooses the best books to narrate! As always, 5 *SHOUTING* stars!

Notes: This starts out to be a purely innocent story, however the wedding night is quite descriptive, so if you are adverse to that, you have been warned.

Stars: Overall 4, Performance 5, Story 4 Stars

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I was voluntarily provided this book via audiobook boom. This book was not edited very well. It was also just 1 hour long and many parts seemed to be rushed. The story was different in that the parents made the arranged marriage and even though both of them did not want to do it. They did. Not enough meat in the story.
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 11-24-2015
  • Publisher: Jessica Wolf