Author: Julia Ridgmont

The Trouble with Lucy by Julia Ridgmont

The Trouble with Lucy by Julia Ridgmont

He traveled to the ends of the earth for her, and is now seeking her hand in marriage. But what if she wants to give it to his brother instead? Belle, Wyoming, 1882 It all started fifteen years ago with a bald-faced lie. When John Turnpike started paying attention to young and impressionable Lucy Mae Jackson, she thought it might lead to a marriage proposal. […]

March 25, 2020 / 0 Comments
Hope Springs Eternal by Julia Ridgmont

Hope Springs Eternal by Julia Ridgmont

Carving out a new life in Oregon isn’t for the faint of heart. Neither is becoming a mail-order bride. For 36-year-old Susannah Eversoll, starting over after her husband’s suicide, not to mention betrayal, is what she feels the need to do. So she arranges for herself and her grown daughter, Melissa, to become mail-order brides farther west in the town of Hope Hollow, Oregon. But […]

January 30, 2020 / 0 Comments
A Home for Christmas by Julia Ridgmont

A Home for Christmas by Julia Ridgmont

They’re willing to risk everything for a new life together, but are they ready to take a chance on love? 1881 Oregon The only way of life that spinster Leah Ackerman has known for the past several years is one of poverty and servitude. When a chance encounter with a woman looking for a bride for her brother thrusts Leah into an entirely different world […]

December 19, 2019 / 0 Comments
A Glimmer of Hope by Julia Ridgmont

A Glimmer of Hope by Julia Ridgmont

She’s traveling west to help her mother begin a new life as a mail-order bride. What she doesn’t know is that she is about to become a mail-order bride, too. 1881 Oregon Melissa Eversoll Burgess’s hope of a wonderful life with her first husband went up in smoke the day she married him. Not only was his abuse difficult to take, but she also learned […]

November 6, 2019 / 0 Comments
An Agent for Meg by Julia Ridgmont

An Agent for Meg by Julia Ridgmont

He betrayed her once. When the call to become a Pinkerton agent comes with a mandate that they marry, will she let him into her heart again? Growing up as the daughter of a renowned paleontologist, Meg Ashwood never wanted for potential suitors, but none of them caught her attention for long—until she fell for Ephraim Porter. Hard. Then learned that Ephraim wasn’t even his […]

October 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Daring to Love Again by Julia Ridgmont

Daring to Love Again by Julia Ridgmont

He’s been blinded by a woman before. Will daring to love again help him see the truth or put him in danger of losing everything? Darius Clark’s sole ambition is to stay clear of scheming females. He’s already been burned by love once. He doesn’t want to repeat his mistakes of the past. What’s more, Jillian Yount’s father seems to see right through him. Darius […]

September 24, 2019 / 0 Comments
In the Nick of Time by Julia Ridgmont

In the Nick of Time by Julia Ridgmont

Sometimes life hands you a challenge, and sometimes a challenge gives you a new life. For Aurora Weathersby, a simple farmer’s daughter, falling for the mill house owner’s son in Belle, Wyoming was easy as pie. What isn’t easy is seeing Nick Carrington pay no heed to her while he pines for another girl. When the Western Renegades Show comes to a neighboring town and […]

September 4, 2019 / 0 Comments
A Love Revealed by Julia Ridgmont

A Love Revealed by Julia Ridgmont

She’s been waiting for the man of her dreams to notice her. What she doesn’t know is that he was there the entire time! Arizona Territory – 1910 Becca Johnstone, the daughter of a cotton farmer, has had her eye on the banker’s handsome son for the past five years. Never mind that her good friend, Jeremiah Everson, has always been there for her, willing […]

June 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
Emeline’s Redemption by Julia Ridgmont

Emeline’s Redemption by Julia Ridgmont

Will she be a shrinking violet or a voice for good? As a newcomer to the town of Belle, Wyoming, Emeline Haywood wasn’t prepared for the trouble that awaited her when a man with less than honorable intentions sought her out. Now, accepting a tutoring position for a greenhorn rancher and his two children, who have challenges of their own, seems like a good way […]

April 26, 2019 / 1 Comment
An Agent for Jessica by Julia Ridgmont

An Agent for Jessica by Julia Ridgmont

To guard his heart or protect two little girls… Is he willing to risk it all? 1871 Pinkerton detective Chas Bryant’s last job for the agency is supposed to be easy—deliver a cache of stolen items back to Mount Vernon after recovering them from profiteers. Soon, however, Chas discovers that nothing in this case is simple. When he’s called upon to search for a little […]

February 28, 2019 / 0 Comments