Twenty-year-old Levi Harper needs help. Life is difficult after his father and brother die in a mine cave-in but when pneumonia takes his mother, Levi can't manage the mine and his four younger siblings alone. He signs up for a mail-order-bride. Virginia Pepper is determined to escape her father’s unrelenting anger and all-too-ready fists. She’ll do anything to get on that train…even agree to marry a stranger. But she has no intention of trading one abusive man for another. Paper marriage or not, she’ll be on her way first chance she gets, no matter how sweet and kind Levi seems.
As Christmas approaches, Levi counts down the days with a waiting, hopeful spirit. Can the Christmas season create a path for Levi into Virginia’s heart?
Tanya Stowe is an author of Christian Fiction with an unexpected edge. She fills her stories with the unusual...gifts of the spirit and miracles, mysteries and exotic travel, even an angel or two. No matter where Tanya takes you...on a journey to the Old West or to contemporary adventures in foreign lands...be prepared for the extraordinary.
The Evergreen Wreath
By Tanya Stowe
I loved this Christmas story! Levi has loss both parents his dad in a coal mine accident and his mother to pneumonia. Leaving him to raise his younger siblings. With four of them he finds he can't do it alone. So he orders a mail order bride.
Virginia has a ruff life with her father raising her and wanting to marry her off. She is determined she is not going to stay in a life of abuse so she answers the letter. But can it be so easy? Hmmm I don't think so. Read this novella it is full of excitement and adventure. O and love!!!