Wrangler in Petticoats by Mary Connealy

Genres: Christian Fiction, Christian Historical Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance

Wrangler in Petticoats by Mary Connealy
(Sophie’s Daughters Series, #2)
Genre: Christian Historical Fiction
Pages: 320 Trade Paperback
Date Published: October 2010
Publisher: Barbour Books

Ride into the Rockies where love peaks between a tough Texas tomboy and a passionate artist. On her way to Montana, Sally McClellan’s party is attacked and robbed. But then artist Logan McKenzie saves the badly wounded cowgirl who has been left for dead. Can this landscape painter tame the tomboy without breaking her spirit? Sally doesn’t know much about ribbons and lace, but Logan’s presence makes her want to connect with her feminine side. Will this fractured female discover a way to capture the artist’s love—or find herself captured and killed by outlaws?

I am not sure why I seem surprised. Reading a story from romantic comedian Christian Historical Fiction author Mary Connealy always sends me through a whirl of emotions. Wrangler in Petticoats is another one in a long line of entertaining reads with big messages. Through the pages a reader will be taken into a romance that is full of blushes and shy grins, but also giggles and plain out chuckles. Yet you also get deep conversations on topics of discussion like marriage, family, and true love. That’s what this book is about.

Marriage, good ones and bad ones. Marriage for love and marriage for convenience. Family that means nothing and family that means life as well as family that just happens to exist. Then love. Love on the offsets of a lie, love that thrives in truth and love that is hidden because of propriety or situation. It is always a journey with Mary and of course I look forward to more.

I love what she is currently doing. For those that are new… Wrangler in Petticoats is the second book in the Sophie’s Daughter’s Series, but Sophie is a character from the Lassoed in Texas Trilogy. Yet, there are also characters brought over from the Montana Marriages Trilogy. So… in essence, Sophie’s Daughters Series is a continuation of all of thee above!

*Thanks to Barbour Books for providing a copy for review.*

View all my reviews >>

Lassoed in Texas
Petticoat Ranch
Calico Canyon
Gingham Mountain

Montana Marriages
Montana Rose
The Husband Tree
Wildflower Bride

Sophie’s Daughters
Doctor in Petticoats
Wrangler in Petticoats
Sharpshooter in Petticoats (coming soon!)

Cowboy Christmas

About the Author: Read Inside (.pdf)

Mary Connealy is an author, journalist, and teacher. She lives on a Nebraska farm with her husband, Ivan, and has four mostly grown daughters. If you hunt hard enough, you can find Mary on the Internet like a middle-aged, female “Where’s Waldo” at www.MaryConnealy.com .

Learn more about Mary by visiting these sites.

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