The Colonel's Lady

  • by Laura Frantz
  • Narrated by Laura Jennings
  • 13 hrs and 8 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

In 1779, when genteel Virginia spinster Roxanna Rowan arrives at the Kentucky fort commanded by Colonel Cassius McLinn, she finds that her officer father has died. Penniless and destitute, Roxanna is forced to take her father's place as scrivener. Before long, it's clear that the colonel himself is attracted to her. But she soon realizes the colonel has grave secrets of his own - some of which have to do with her father's sudden death. Can she ever truly love him? Listeners will be enchanted by this powerful story of love, faith, and forgiveness from Laura Frantz. Her solid research and deft writing immerse listeners in the world of the early frontier while her realistic characters become intimate friends.

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Inspiring Clean Historical Romance 💕

Laura Frantz books have become my go-to books when I'm in the mood for a well written historical romance. Her enticing writing style takes you on a journey through history and the vibrant characters and intriguing stories are always a delight. 😇

The Colonel's Lady is a detailed, beautiful, compelling love story of Roxanna and Cassius. This story takes place in Kentucky in 1779 (during the Revolutionary War) and is not only a story of history but of forgiveness, faith, hope, love and resilience. It tugs at your heartstrings and gives subtle reminders of what's important in life. A wonderful journey of forgiveness, life and love.

Laura Jennings narrates beautifully. She is a delight to listen to and definitely added to the enjoyment of this story.

This book is credit worthy to anyone who enjoys clean historical romances that are written with heartfelt characters and has an inspiring story. I highly recommend. 💐

I would like to thank the author, publisher, or narrator for providing me this review copy in exchange for my honest and unbiased review. 😊


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Great story, great narration

I was given this book in exchange for an unbiased review via audiobook boom. I am a big fan of true to life westerns and this one hit the spot. It is not Louie Lamore grade but it stands out. I like the love story because it is clean and they get to know each other and still like each other before falling in love. I like the intrigue that surrounds the death of her father and the secrets that the colonel is keeping. the reveal is important. The listening public could use some more clean historical westerns. I like this one almost as much as I do the mail order brides books.
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 10-04-2016
  • Publisher: Books & Such Literary Agency