Jewel of His Heart, The
Series: Heart of the West 2
by Maggie Brendan
Publication date: Oct. 09
I was not fortunate enough to read the first book of this series by this magnificent author but I will tell you that my opinion of this novel is extremely high. This book will capture your heart at the beginning and hold you there to the very last page!
Ms. Brendan’s work is that of a timeless story teller. When you read her books you feel like you are that Jewel of His Heart.
Julianna just lost her mother…her father left years ago. Now she is all alone in this mining town and has very fews way to earn her keep. She has friends who are helping her but she can’t depend on them for the rest of her life. Her mother warned her not to become dependent on a man so she is determined to make her own way in life.
Josh is determined to prove he can make his own way. But he comes across some very rare findings on his land. He could very well make his living the fast way. But then he meets Julianna. Her eyes are the same shade as these rare findings and he finds himself quickly captured by this beautiful young woman. But will she learn to depend on him or will she continue to make her own way in this world?
Will these two very lonely hearts take the fast and rich way out, or will she realize she is the jewel of his heart and hede God’s calling to make these two hearts one?
Find out in this authentic, inspiring historical love story that will bring you right into the minds of these wonderful characters. I am glad that I read this story and I am sure you will be too!
High praises to a timeless story teller!!!
*Available October 2009 at your favorite bookseller from Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group.*