Reconstructing Jackson

Reconstructing Jackson

1867 Reed Jackson returns moves west when his father deeds the Jackson holdings to a younger son & meets a dirt poor farm girl aching to learn how to read. Bleak times will challenge Reed and Belle's courage & dreams as they forge a new beginning from the ashes of war & ignorance.

About the Book

1867 . . . Southern lawyer and Civil War veteran, Reed Jackson, returns to his family’s plantation in a wheelchair. His father deems him unfit, and deeds the Jackson holdings, including his intended bride, to a younger brother. Angry and bitter, Reed moves west to Fenton, Missouri, home to a cousin with a successful business, intending to start over.

Belle Richards, a dirt poor farm girl aching to learn how to read, cleans, cooks and holds together her family’s meager property. A violent brother and a drunken father plot to marry her off, and gain a new horse in the bargain. But Belle’s got other plans, and risks her life to reach them.

Reed is captivated by Belle from their first meeting, but wheelchair bound, is unable to protect her from violence. Bleak times will challenge Reed and Belle’s courage and dreams as they forge a new beginning from the ashes of war and ignorance.

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Series: Prairie Romances
Genre: Historical Romance
Tag: Recommended Books
Publisher: Holly Bush Books
Publication Year: 11/1/2012
Length: Complete novel
Narrator: BJ Schraff
ASIN: B00IKYR4QQ
ISBN: 9781624880445
List Price: $11.29
eBook Price: $3.99
Audiobook Price: $17.46
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