I absolutely love these books by Misty M. Beller. I can't get enough of the locations and the depth of the characters in her books. This was no exception.
Adrien had such a peaceful demeanor. Mary felt it. She saw it. But she didn't understand it. Adrien knew that when the time was right he would share the gift he received from God.
A warm and loving story of how God healed Mary and gave her what her heart desired. I enjoyed this story and hated to see it end.
I received this free to review.
About the Book
Title: This Freedom Journey
Author: Misty M. Beller
Genre: Christian Historical Romance
Release Date: July 11, 2018
Adrien Lockman is through with the political unrest and bloodshed in his home country of France, so he sets off to the Canadian territory’s mountain frontier, in search of a place where a man can live his own life in peace. The last thing he expects to find is a woman, half-starved and half-frozen in a shack nestled among the towering peaks of the great Rocky Mountains.
Mary Standish thought she’d finally found a place where she was accepted, trapping with her husband for the Hudson Bay Company. But when he dies after a gruesome grizzly fight, she determines to carry on their work. After all, life in these remote mountains is better than enduring the scorn and snubs of “civilized” folk. When she’s forced to face a winter harder than any she’s endured yet, her stubbornness may just be the death of her. Until a stranger appears at her ramshackle door.
Adrien had planned to explore the mountain country all winter before he settles down to build a farm in the spring, but he can’t leave this woman to die in the elements. Even though she seems desperate for him to go. As Mary regains strength, she’s torn between wanting to save her dignity, and craving the respect of this man who’s slipped past her defenses. As the winter worsens, the truth becomes all too real—the only way they’ll survive is together.
Click here to purchase your copy!
About the Author
Misty M. Beller writes romantic mountain stories, set on the 1800s frontier and woven with the truth of God’s love.
She was raised on a farm in South Carolina, so her Southern roots run deep. Growing up, her family was close, and they continue to keep that priority today. Her husband and daughters now add another dimension to her life, keeping her both grounded and crazy.
God has placed a desire in Misty’s heart to combine her love for Christian fiction and the simpler ranch life, writing historical novels that display God’s abundant love through the twists and turns in the lives of her characters.
Guest Post from Misty Beller
A Inside Look at the Cover for This Freedom Journey
My book covers are one of my favorite parts of the creative process! With most of my books, I have the cover done early, usually as I’m first brainstorming the story. I love to have the heroine on my cover, and I work hard to make sure the woman on the front matches the heroine I’m envisioning for the story. That way I can describe her in the novel the way she looks on the cover. Sometimes I even work in the outfit she’s wearing on the cover!
This Freedom Journey is a novella in my Heart of the Mountains series, so I wanted the cover to be similar in layout and style to the other books in that series. The setting is winter in the Canadian Rockies, so I knew Mary (the heroine) had to be bundled warmly! Funny story: Mary is mentioned in the other two books, although they’re set later in her life. When I first described her in the other books, I imagined her with amber brown eyes. When I chose the final cover for This Freedom Journey, I had to go back and change the amber brown eyes in those other manuscripts to the riveting blue on the cover. 😊
Reading Is My SuperPower, July 19
cherylbbookblog, July 20
Blossoms and Blessings, July 20
Among the Reads, July 21
Connie’s history classroom, July 21
Bibliophile Reviews, July 22
Texas Book-aholic, July 23
Janices book reviews , July 24
Moments Dipped in Ink, July 25
Simple Harvest Reads, July 25
Carpe Diem, July 26
Maureen’s Musings, July 27
D’S QUILTS & BOOKS, July 27
A Baker’s Perspective, July 28
Splashes of Joy, July 28
The Christian Fiction Girl, July 29
Mary Hake, July 29
Inklings and notions, July 30
Luv’N Lambert Life, July 30
proud to be an autism mom, July 31
Debbie’s Dusty Deliberations, July 31
Jeanette’s Thoughts, August 1
Bigreadersite , August 1
To celebrate her tour, Misty is giving away a grand prize of a $50 Amazon gift card!!
Click below to enter. Be sure to comment on this post before you enter to claim 9 extra entries! https://promosimple.com/ps/d13f/this-freedom-journey-celebration-tour-giveaway