Loving Liza Jane
When Liza Jane Merriwether moved to Little Hickman Creek, Kentucky, to be the new schoolteacher, she wondered if she had done the right thing. But she soon found herself beloved by the entire town including Benjamin Broughton, a handsome widower with two children.
Sarah, My Beloved
Sarah Woodward came to Kentucky as a mail-order bride, but the man who contracted her fell in love with and wed another woman. When Rocky Callahan's sister dies, leaving him to care for her two children, a marriage of convenience with Sarah is proposed. Will they ever find a marriage made in heaven?
As proprietor of a boardinghouse, Emma Browning is "mother" to an array of unkempt characters, many of whom would love the chance to get to know the hard-edged yet surprisingly lovely proprietor, but none has succeeded. That is, not until the town's new pastor, Jonathan Atkins, takes up residence in the boardinghouse.
Bonus Novella: Christmas Comes to Little Hickman Creek
What was once Sadie Bennett's favorite time of year now haunts her due to the tragic death of her husband at the local sawmill at Christmastime two years ago. When she finds herself on the committee to pick a Christmas tree for the town square, Sadie is dismayed to learn that one of her fellow committee members is Reed Harris, owner of the local livery. While he's friendly enough good-looking, too Sadie isn't ready to invest in another relationship.