Christian Historical Fiction (Ladies of Sanctuary House Book 1)
Stone Creek Series
STORY-LINE LAUNDRY LADY’S LOVE BY SOPHIE DAWSON:
In Laundry Lady’s Love, we meet widowed Laura Duffle, saved by Nugget Nate from a life as a saloon girl or worse; he takes Laura and her two sons to Sanctuary House. When Nate gets a “Callin,” he travels where God leads to rescue abused and destitute women. Laura stays for five years; when the women head to Stone Creek seeking eligible men to marry, Laura also goes. Laura’s hoping to set up a laundry business and find love again. It has been five years since she lost her husband; her boys need a father figure.
Arriving in Stone Creek, Laura asks advice from the local barber, Hank. She finds herself attracted to Hank. But is Hank attracted to her? Hank’s thinking, “maybe it’s time for him to find a wife,” when in steps Red Dickerson, asking to court Laura. Has Hank waited too long? Will Red win Laura’s hand in marriage? Or will Laura walk off leaving both of them in her dust? My Christian romance book review of Laundry Lady’s Love follows.
CHARACTERS, PLOTTING, DEVELOPMENT:
An intriguing sweet clean romance, Laundry Lady’s Love, will touch your heart. Laura’s a strong independent woman who misses the stability of a man in her life, as well as, in her heart. Although her hearts set on one man, she realizes she might have to take