She never wanted to be a bride. He wants a family to love.

Hailey Jefferson doesn’t want a husband. Needing to escape her mother’s mortifying reputation, she decides to become a mail-order bride…but only on her terms. Giving her husband a trial marriage seems the perfect plan until she realizes he wants more.

Orphaned as a young boy, Alex Croft dreams of having his own family and figures a mail-order bride is the solution to his life’s void. However, when Hailey announces a trial marriage, he has only until Christmas Eve to convince her to stay. Will his wish come true or will Hailey break his lonely heart?

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If you want to read more about Hailey's family, check out Heidi's Western Trails series!

Publisher: Shadowheart Press
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Reviews:Kindle Customer on Amazon wrote:

My emotions ran the gamut with the joy & tears in this story. I laughed & cried. Great book.

Becky Bowen on Amazon wrote:

This is the second book I have read in this series, and I can truly say I just can not put down. I think I have a new favorite author, the storyline and her characters are just wonderful...Can not wait to find another one of her books.

Andrea B on Amazon wrote:

Wonderful book, well written. I am a huge fan of historical romance and this book drew me in from the beginning! The characters and settings absolutely come to life!