Heart, Hope, and Adventure.
In these historical fiction trilogies of the Midwest, my characters encounter tragedy and triumph, loss and love, and discover secrets about each other that bring them closer together.
Various subjects are polio, wars, horses, horse racing, mystery, town history, secrets, retired cavalry, American home front, romance, espionage, and ranching. Various themes are forgiveness, betrayal, loyalty, friendship, and acceptance.
Book 1, To Protect
Caught in their wealthy uncle’s web of espionage during World War One, two brothers fight to protect each other, until lies and deceit drive them apart.
Book 1, To Rise Up
In 1943, a sixteen-year-old girl struggles in the aftermath of her stepmother’s death, polio, and her father’s sudden absence, and dreams of retraining retired military horses for civilian pleasure.
Korean War Trilogy
Book 1, To Keep
After her husband is drafted to serve in the Korean Conflict, a young wife struggles to keep the cattle ranch when the hands try to destroy her polio friend’s character.
Still a prayer and work in progress, as I am a slow writer because I want to be as close to exceptional as possible before delivering the project to an agent or editor … I do appreciate your support!