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Focus is on he ad "finding God It just idn t flow right for me I felt like the book "God It just idn t flow right for me I felt like the book have ended before the kid part The author could have written an entirely Dangerous Disguise (Cavanaugh Justice, different book that would focus on the finding God part A sweet mail order bride story I loved the realistic look at mail order brides and of course the characters were amazing I always enjoy mail order bride stories but this one has a special addition to the storyline that makes it stand out among the others in my opinion Kathleen and Donnigan were lovely characters and I absolutely adored their story Instead of finding complete happiness once they fell in love like so many other stories this couple wasn t entirely content until theyiscovered and met The One who was missing from their lives This isn t so much for a younger audience in my opinion they are married so a few things are mentioned there but it s handled very well and The Bosss Baby Surprise didn t bother me This book was strange for me It started off really good The story was believable and the author reallyeveloped the story for the main characters Kathleen She was essentially an orphan being raised by her mean Step Mother Her plot was bad enough for her to consider signing up to take the voyage west and marry a man she has never met On the other hand the farmer she marries was a little embarrassed to order a bride He was very lonely and longed for help and companionship But lets be honest he is a man so we know there was to the story but the author idn t go thereUpon meeting each other the author continued "to evelop the story and introduced the characters well I kept " develop the story and introduced the characters well I kept myself how Command Performance did peopleo this I cannot imagine having to marry a stranger How would that workThe story started to change when they had children It was still an interesting book
"and things were "things were but then Donnigan the farmer started asking around about God and religion The last 30 pages I ended up skimming It became so encompassed with God and why this was that way and what oes it all mean The story that the book started with just ended and it became all about the family looking for Religion Then the book just ends Very strangeOverall this is not one of the better books from author Janette Oke I usually like her and although she is a Christian author she oesn t harp on things and she includes it in the story so that the characters have The Perfect Blend depth and I understand them This was not the case in this book I wasisappointed. E cabin the sturdy log barn and outbuildings a fine herd of livestock and crops in the field that made his eyes sparkle Yet Donnigan felt a loneliness on the western frontier that pierced his very soul With so limited opportunities for finding a wife the notion of ordering a wife that once seemed unthinkable had come to make some sense Now that the time has come Donnigan feels like a small boy waiting for ChristmasBut Donnigan's anticipation is overshadowed with terrifying uncertainties What have I one.
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25 stars This was okay The first section where the two halves of the couple choose to participate in a mail order bride program meet have to learn to work out their ifferences was great I cared about the characters The problem came when they should have been falling in love but instead had children and then there was basically no Rayuan Sang Bos [Seduced By the Boss] discussion of how they felt for each other or growth in their tenuous relationship I guess it was supposed to be understood at that point that they loved each other but Iidn t feel it Their conflict is the uintessential misunderstanding where both parties seem to think not talking to each other is the key to a healthy relationship And then they had seven children in the space of a couple chapters and their whole lives were just skimmed over so we could see how many children they had I Bachelor to the Rescue (Home to Dover, didn t like that The finding religion section was exceptionally heavy handed I found it unlikely you would have two people starting with zero knowledge of Christianity What is a Bible What is prayer especially given the time period Ion t think the second half of the book worked so by the time they figure out how to get saved I Secrets At Maple Syrup Farm don t even careI was surprised how much the author glossed over all the seriously emotional bits Multiple losses of pregnancies losses of spouses significant changes of heart none of it was given the emotionalepth reuired so nothing seemed to be very important This could have been twice as long had she just elved into the characters emotions a bit I also found it odd that Donnigan would get so gung ho over trying to raise his children for heaven when he had absolutely no knowledge of this why would he even care if he had no knowledge of God to begin withMy one picky criticism Donnigan believes Kathleen is younger "than 21 but marries her anyway because there is nothing else to o A few months later he worries that she "21 but marries her anyway because there is nothing else to The Dukes Gamble do A few months later he worries that she get pregnant but he thinks she s too small and frail to carry a pregnancy Sohe admits he thinks she could be as young as 15 but he actively consummates their marriage anyway all the while worrying that she shouldn t get pregnant Itidn t paint him in the best light She s just a child and she shouldn t get pregnant but I can t figure out how not to get her pregnant and still have sex with her so we ll just keep having sex that is never mentioned That will work What I really like about this book is the fact that it Unmasking the Marquess (Hold Your Breath, doesn t end when the people get eng. A new look for this Janette Oke novel Responding to an advertisement Kathleen O'Malley crosses the ocean to America to become a new brideResponding to an Advertisement She Crossed an Ocean to Meet a Total Stranger and Became a Mail Order BrideKathleen O'Malley stood on theeck of the Barreth Lily and watched the land she'd called home for than a ozen years slip from her view She had thought she would be glad to see the last of it but she was not Emotions in turmoil her whole being yearned to slip from. ,
Agedmarried The majority of the book takes place after the wedding I like seeing the relationship grow and eepen
And Hearing About The Homemakinghearing about the homemaking all the children I *guess my review is ifferent than most because I got a bit bored with the love *my review is ifferent than most because I got a bit bored with the love part and loved the end better when they started to search for religious meaning to their lives For me that was the good part I "got and excited as they without any outside help or Major Westhavens Unwilling Ward (Hh direction graduallyiscovered their own faith and salvation The ending "and excited as they without any outside help or Major Westhavens Unwilling Ward direction graduallyiscovered their own faith and salvation The ending me cry it was so sweet and joyous and wonderful This is my sixth Janette Oke book to read This book hands ownis the best Oke book thus far Characterization is eveloped to the point that you can feel the nervousness both of the main characters Donnigan and Kathleen experience as they made the How to Disappear decision to sign up and follow through with the idea of the mail order bride You can feel the anxiety Kathleen experienced with the haystack fire and also with the loss of Taryn Donnigan s search for God s plan of salvation was thought provoking as we take the presence of churches Bibles pastors as a way of life Interspersed throughout the book were bits of humor and wit A Bride for Donnigan is an all round great book This was the second time I read this novel I went to it for a light read amidst a family visit and spring cleaning Somehow I remembered theetails Act Like You Know differently though the story was still charming A shout out to my reformed friends the writing isistinctly Arminian but I love the message that the gospel can be self revealing through the power of Scripture alone ie no mediator but Jesus no pastor A Guide to Americas Sex Laws deacon Sunday School teacher needed and that childlike faith is rewarded And it s profound that God reaches these people on their little farm on the prairie where they are isolated from other people That must tell us something about how much God wants to redeem His children that He finds them and takes them for Himself A Bride for Donnigan was one of my favorite Janette Oke standalone books When Donnigan was unsure if he should order a bride or not I was totally rooting for him to The book made me like his name even if Donniganidn t like it I wanted them to have a kid with that name I felt the book was uneven The first three uarters had to Agewise do with the couples relationship with each other Then they suddenly have a bunch of kids in a time covering ten years over just a couple of chapters Then suddenly the. The ship and return to what she knew Even though Kathleen had not been happy with her situation it was all she had ever known As the shoreline faded into the morning mist her only certainty was that she was bound for America to marry a man whose name sheid not even know and whose face she had never seenOn the other side of the Atlantic Donnigan Harrison anxiously awaits Kathleen's arrival on a prairie farm far from her port of arrival in Boston He has known the wonder of a ream fulfilled a snug fram.