The Colonel's Lady

The Colonel's Lady

In 1779, when genteel Virginia spinster Roxanna Rowan arrives at the Kentucky fort commanded by Colonel Cassius McLinn, she finds that her officer father has died. Penniless and destitute, Roxanna is forced to take her father's place as scrivener. Before long, it's clear that the colonel himself is attracted to her. But she soon realizes the colonel has grave secrets of his own—some of which have to do with her father's sudden death. Can she ever truly love him?

Title:The Colonel's Lady
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780800733414
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  • Gina

    ...I LOVED this book. I am stumbling to find the words to properly describe what it was like to read it. To put it simply, I felt like it was all happening to me. I became so caught up in the story an...

  • Anne

    Oh my goodness this was amazing!!!I don't even think I can write something decent to honour it. I was wrong, so wrong when I said after reading Heyer's The Nonesuch, that my next read might seem poor ...

  • Casey

    I couldn’t write this book review right after closing the final page of “The Colonel’s Lady”. Why? My heart was too full.Ever read a book that all you want to do when you finish is go back to ...

  • Amanda

    BEAUTIFUL book!!! Wish there were more stars to give!!! Review to come soon :)...

  • Loraine

    SUMMARY: In 1779, when genteel Virginia spinster Roxanna Rowan arrives at the Kentucky fort commanded by Colonel Cassius McLinn, she finds that her officer father has died. Penniless and destitute, Ro...

  • Kelli

    Ok, I give this author gold stars for her obvious passion for Kentucky and for history. Her research is good. However, reading this, I cannot get into it as believability. I don't think Roxanna would ...

  • Renee

    Nobody writes frontier romance like Laura Frantz! The Colonel's Lady is yet another example of Christian fiction at it's finest. This book is not simply a historical romance but a story of loss, hope,...

  • Tweety

    4 1/2 starsLaura Franz always writes an engrossing tale! She's so difficult to put down! This book was no different. I don't know why, but despite that I've yet to give one of Laura Frantz' books fiv...

  • Beth

    I'm not sure why I didn't give this 5 stars before! Such an enjoyable listen :)...

  • Jennifer Mccann

    Well, this is my first, and likely my last "Christian" novel. And admittedly, this is a rant. First, the heroine, Roxie, is just plain stupid. I know you need conflict for this story, but the conflict...