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Romancing Olive In 1891, Spinster Librarian, Olive Wilkins, Is Shocked To Learn Of Her Brother S Violent Death At A Saloon Gaming Table And Her Sister In Law S Subsequent Murder, Traveling Far From Her Staid Life To Rescue Her Niece And Nephew, Now Orphans She Arrives To Find The Circumstances Of Her Brother S Life Deplorable And Her Long Held Beliefs Of Family And Tradition, Shaken Accustomed To The Sophistication Of Philadelphia, Olive Arrives In Spencer, Ohio, A Rough And Tumble World She Is Not Familiar With, Facing Two Traumatized Children Her Niece And Nephew, Mary And John, Have Been Living With A Neighboring Farmer, Widower Jacob Butler, The Father Of Three Young Children Of His Own And A Man Still In Pain From The Recent Loss Of His Wife Real Danger Threatens Olive And Mary And John While Jacob And His Own Brood Battle The Day To Day Struggles For Survival Will Olive And Jacob Find The Strength To Fight Their Battles Alone Or Together Will Love Conquer The Bitterness Of Loss And Broken Dreams


10 thoughts on “Romancing Olive

  1. says:

    A western tale where a well to do spinster comes to collect her dead brother s children, only to find them living with the neighbor instead of their deceased mother s family She came under the impression that they had lived well only to discover the farce she had been told for years She feels guilty, angry and sadden by all that she learned She decides that she will be the one to give the children a happy life Though, she will have to stay put on the farm they are living at if she has hopes A western tale where a well to do spinster comes to collect her dead brother s children, only to find them living with the neighbor instead of their deceased mother s family She came under the impression that they had lived well only to discover the farce she had been told for years She feels guilty, angry and sadden by all that she learned She decides that she will be the one to give the children a happy life Though, she will have to stay put on the farm they are living at if she has hopes to pry them away They don t know her and ...


  2. says:

    4 5 4 stars A Holly Bush is a new to me author I read about this book on the blog of my GR friend Jenny Q Since I like westerns with a romance angle, this was right up my alley I really appreciated how the author gave some insight into how incredibly hard the pioneering farmers had it Just getting by was pretty much endless toil with moments of rest and relaxation coming few and far between In an understated fashion, I thought Ms Bush painted a vivid and believable picture of rural life 4 5 4 stars A Holly Bush is a new to me author I read about this book on the blog of my GR friend Jenny Q Since I like westerns with a romance angle, this was right up my alley I really appreciated how the author gave some insight into how incredibly hard the...


  3. says:

    Enjoyable low key story about the spinster aunt come to collect her orphaned niece and nephew from the handsome widower neighbor Some tension is added with potential interest from the local sheriff and an abusive family member Olive is 10 11 years older than Jacob and this age difference is a factor in their stuttering romance The children in the story are wonderful and overcome tragedy admirably Fans of Pa...


  4. says:

    THE DOWN LOW Once I discovered a love for audiobooks thanks to How It Went Down, I went on a mission for sites that give away audiobooks for review One of my biggest surprises was that some Goodreads groups do this I know some groups giveaway eBooks to review, and in some cases paper copies, but audiobooks Who knew Suffice to say I snatched Romancing Olive up as quickly as possible I need to catch up with my 2015 Historical Romance reading goal, and this is the perfect way to get me out of THE DOWN LOW Once I discovered a love for audiobooks thanks to How It Went Down, I went on a mission for sites that give away audiobooks for review One of my biggest surprises was that some Goodreads groups do this I know some groups giveaway eBooks to review, and in some cases paper copies, but audiobooks Who knew Suffice to say I snatched Romancing Olive up as quickly as possible I need to catch up with my 2015 Historical Romance reading goal, and this is the perfect way to get me out of my historical romance slump THE NARRATION Even though I w...


  5. says:

    Cute and sweet Olive s character changes too much for me In the beginning she comes across as competent, smart and able As the book progresses, I lost interest in her she becomes too Mary Sue Events occurred too quickly or are too implausible, In about 2 days time, she cleans, cooks, drives a wagon, shops and throws money around , mothers, sews clothes for 4 children need I go on Later, she plans a house, contracts it and has it finished in no time sounds like the late 20th century Cute and sweet Olive s character changes too much for me In the beginning she comes across as competent, smart and able As the book progresses, I lost interest in her she becomes too Mary Sue Events occurred too quickly or are too implausible, In about 2 days time, she cleans, cooks, drives a wagon, shops and throws money around , mothers, sews clothes for 4 children need I go on Later, she plans a house, contracts it and has it finished in no time sounds like the late 20th century...


  6. says:

    Romancing Olive Review In 1891, spinster librarian, Olive Wilkins, is shocked to learn of her brother s violent death at a saloon gaming table and her sister in law s subsequent murder, traveling far from her staid life to rescue her niece and nephew, now orphans She arrives to find the circumstances of her brother s life deplorable and her long held beliefs of family and tradition, shaken Accustomed to the sophistication of Philadelphia, Olive arrives in Spencer, Ohio, a rough and tumble worl Romancing Olive Review In 1891, spinster librarian, Olive Wilkins, is shocked to learn of her brother s violent death at a saloon gaming table and her sister in law s subsequent murder, traveling far from her staid life to rescue her niece and nephew, now orphans She arrives to find the circumstanc...


  7. says:

    This is a well crafted, lovely romance that I stayed up late to finish The themes here are not new spinster aunt comes West to care for dead sibling s children and meets not ready to move on widower As it is a character driven book, I wasn t holding my breath to see what crazy thing the plot would do next I simply really enjoyed being with Olive and Jacob and the childern and so I didn t want to leave them While much of the plot is like sitting in a well worn rocking chair and running your This is a well crafted, lovely romance that I stayed up late to finish The themes here are not new spinster aunt comes West to care for dead sibling s children and meets not ready to move on widower As it is a character driven book, I wasn t holding my breath to see what crazy thing the plot would do next I simply really enjoyed being with Olive and Jacob and the childern and so I didn t want to leave them While much of the plot is like sitting in a well worn rocking chair and running your hands soothingly over the thumb shined wood, the characters all have extra notes of flavor in them that make this book one that I will reread again to savor their growth and just who they are I won t tell you what the s...


  8. says:

    I wasn t certain that I would like this story when it began, but within a couple of lines, I was hooked It was in 1890 and I was really curious to see what would happen to this prim, proper and straitlaced thirty something spinster calming walking into a sheriff s office in a small farming town in Ohio Having been informed that her niece and nephew had been orphaned, she had come to find them and return to Philadelphia with them The sheriff offered to take her to where they were staying and s I wasn t certain that I would like this story when it began, but within a couple of lines, I was hooked It was in 1890 and I was really curious to see what would happen to this prim, proper and straitlaced thirty something spinster calming walking into a sheriff s office in a small farming town in Ohio Having been informed that her niece and nephew had been orphaned, she had come to find them and return to Philadelphia with them The sheriff offered to take her to where they were staying and she climbed into his wagon and left for an adventure of a lifetime.Things were not what she was used to, and it all came as a shock to her However, she was determined to manage somehow Being unable to take the children back right away, and being accustomed to having a maid and cook, it was fun watching as she attempt...


  9. says:

    4.5 Stars Fans of Pamela Morsi s older historicals might like this one I won t go into detail as Emma and a some of my other friends already have good reviews posted I will say that I really liked Olive and Jacob as a couple Very heartwarming story and if you are looking for a book for your mot...


  10. says:

    This book refreshed my mind.A wonderful easy reading love story, with a good strong cast of characters, Olive being a strong heroine I will readby this author in the future, looking into The Crawford Family Series Actually I would love to see a sequel and readab...