STORY-LINE A MOUNTAIN CHRISTMAS ROMANCE BY MISTY M. BELLER:
Set in the Wyoming Territory of 1867, Matthias Bjork, descendant of Vikings, spends his life searching for his sister. In between journeys, he stays with a loving German couple; the Shumeister’s consider him a son. While out racing across the landscape, Matthias and his horse, Karl, are felled by the sudden appearance of a woman.
Discovering Opal Boyd, works for the Shumeisters, comes as a surprise to Matthias. Opal’s happier than she’s ever been; secure and loved with the Shumeisters. Opal has no interest in men and doesn’t trust them for good reason. However as she comes to know Matthias, her trust builds. The road to love for Matthias and Opal is rocky and rough, as Matthias searches for his sister and a threat arises which could be the end of Matthias and Opal. My romance book review of A Mountain Christmas Romance follow
CHARACTERS, PLOTTING, DEVELOPMENT:
Misty M. Beller created a romance filled with emotion and a story-line which held my attention from start to finish. Including hints of mystery, feelings of mistrust, misunderstandings, romance, and a crisis which changes everything, Beller included all the elements needed for a successful romance.
With several plot threads, Misty M. Beller, brought all the threads together to form a solid book. With well-developed characters, intriguing plot lines, and writing which is easy to follow and read, Beller had no need sex or fluff to fill the pages. This is a clean sweet romance which will tug at your heart-strings. Including the abandoned dog, Charmer, adds to the depth of the story; he’s loving and protective to his pack of humans.