Monday, June 15, 2009
Monday Book Mania-Crescent City Courtship by Beth White-Love Inspired Historical
Welcome to Monday Book Mania on my blog where I tell you about books I recommend by authors I love.
This week's feature:
Crescent City Courtship
By Elizabeth White
Steeple Hill Love Inspired Historical
Where to buy:
Abigail Neal dreams of someday escaping her life in the slums of New Orleans. But how can a woman alone and unprotected ever fulfill her dreams of becoming a doctor? Then young medical student John Braddock comes to pay a call on a neighbor. Though the scars left on her heart have taught her never to trust anyone, Abigail is drawn to John's caring nature. Soon an unlikely friendship develops between the son of privilege and the poor daughter of missionaries. But when Abigail's mysterious past comes back to haunt her present, will she call upon her faith to help right a wrong and make a new life with her very own Prince Charming?
Note from Beth: Crescent City Courtship is a sequel to Redeeming Gabriel, my November release from Love Inspired Historical, but it is a stand-alone love story set in 1879 New Orleans. For more information regarding my research into 19th century medical techniques, medicines and surgical procedures, including autopsy and hospital care, check out my website at http://www.elizabethwhite.net.
Happy Monday! Hope you will pick up this week's featured book. :-)