Is parents help out while he makes a go of the ranch Once Ruby comes back home he s afraid she ll take the place back Can they come to an agreement Can Ruby forgive herself for leaving her family in a bind even though she was a child when she left This is a wonderful story of forgiveness letting go of the past but realizing the past shapes who you are and makes you the person you are now Have no regrets for your past but move forward becoming the person you were meant to be The descriptions in this historical novel took me back in time The characters became friends I didn t want to leave at the end of their story I admired the ualities of Ruby and Nash that made them who they are Whether Ruby was standing up for herself an orphan girl or an abused horse she followed through what she started and stood up for what she believed in I liked this but didn t love it There s plenty of conflict throughout the story but the couple doesn t seem to have to work very hard to get past it to their happy ending That said St John writes very good homespun westerns and this one gave "me the same cozy feelings as many of her other books have Also I thought "the same cozy feelings as many of her other books have Also I thought couple was a really good mix The heroine s background especially was like catnip to me Not a favorite but still time well spent This story started off with a bang and ept right on moving The author Graduates in Wonderland: The International Misadventures of Two (Almost) Adults keeps a pretty fast pace with something to alwayseep your attention This might be a clean read but have no doubt you will feel the passion not only of the two main characters but the whole family This is a story you will get lost in the author gives you such wonderful character with stories inside of stories that A Sally Lockhart Mystery 2 keep you saying lord what else can happen as she shows you just what she has planned for this characters These are characters you can relate to with normal lives of years gone by The author gives you a story based on honor love caring giving forgiving that makes this a wonderful romance as she shows you that Ruby Dearing is a woman after my own heart I like her heard the siren call of the stage and the theatre Unlike Ruby I set that aside and settled down as a wife and eventually a mother I felt an affinity with her though I surely understood what drove her toeep going Sometimes I was irritated with her for so completely losing touch with her family but there is redemption in StJohn s writing and redemption and forgiveness
shone through to me Nash Sommerton is a good guy at heart but he s got through to me Nash Sommerton is a good guy at heart but he s got chip or a boulder on his shoulder as big as the Grand Canyon And he s not really in the mood for forgiveness esp Loved the book The characters pop off the page and into your living room They are so gentle and I Love My Dad kind full of spirit and empathy but with some flaws I m an animal lover so a good clean Christian story with caring human beings and horses is a book I can get lost in I believe we are where we are supposed to be at any given moment Ruby returns home after 8 long years of being on her own finding her way in the world only to uestion if she returned home too late Or did she Horses children in laws doctors life as wenow it all rolled into a warm inviting family story Another fabulous historical story by Cheryl St John You All about Us keep writing and I lleep reading dnf at 30% Boring and suspend believe moments did it for me. Im with her determination to restore the house to the home it once was Can he persuade Ruby to forgive herself and see the second chance they've both been given. .
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returns home after years of being away fromhome after years of being away from family She discovers her Loved this book Cheryl writes about such strong women The emotions that are displayed and brought forth in this story can manifest at any time in "ones life coming home after a long absence "life Coming home after a long absence finding all things changed would send anyone into a tailspin but for this heroine she pushes forwarded and ultimately learns to forgive herself I think this was my favorite book so far of Cheryl s historical romances Good story of second chances Ruby had left home at sixteen tired of life on the farm and dreaming of a bigger world She spent eight years as a singer and actress moving from town to town Now she s tired of life on the move and ready to go home and ask her MOTHER AND SISTER TO FORGIVE HER FOR LEAVING THEM and sister to forgive her for leaving them she arrives home to discover that her mother and sister have died and her sister s husband in charge Nash isn t sure what to make of Ruby For his entire marriage he has resented the way that she just disappeared leaving her sister alone to care for their mother He doesn t now what she wants or if she can be trusted so he s going to eep a close eye on herI really liked Ruby She has a lot of guilty feelings over the way she left and that she didn t come home in time to ask for their forgiveness She understands Nash s doubts about her and is determined to show him that she belongs there too I loved watching her tackle each challenge as it came up from learning how to cook a chicken to facing the townspeople she left behind She also has a really Noni Speaks Up kind heart and doesn t hesitate to stand up for what she believes is right The scene with the abused horses is just one example She also aches for family of her own and falls hard for her niece and nephew She s determined to take good care of them the way her sister would have wanted Though she s never been aroundids before she really does a fantastic job of looking out for them She also has no hesitation about taking in a young orphaned girl who has been abused Nash is also uite wonderful in spite of his initial attitude toward Ruby He has some guilty feelings of his own about his marriage believing that he hadn t treated his wife the way he should have He spent a lot of time working on making the ranch a success thinking that he had plenty of time to then work on making his marriage a success Instead she died before he had the chance Now he has Ruby showing up and shaking up his life From their first encounter involving a skillet and his head he doesn t now what to expect She claims she s home to stay but can he trust that she really willNash and Ruby have a strong pull toward each other but both try to resist it feeling that it is inappropriate Nash especially can t get Ruby off his mind and the longer she stays the he begins to believe that he has misjudged her He s a strong man with a strong will but he is also able to admit when he is wrong I really enjoyed seeing Nash come to appreciate Ruby and the way she takes care of everyone Ruby s biggest issue becomes one of deciding if she can forgive herself enough to believe that she deserves to be happy I liked the way that Nash had a big part in trying to show her that her mother and sister never held her leaving against her Then all they had to. Her last chance at redemption Singer Ruby Dearing is tired of life on the stage and yearns for a place to belong She returns home to beg forgiveness from her mo. Do was have the courage to admit their true feelings for one another and it only took a tornado to do itI also enjoyed the secondary characters Nash s mother was a real sweetheart of a "Lady And Did A Lot To Show "and did a lot to show that she was a good person She is also a very strong person herself and sets a great example when a surprise
visitor shows up at her home I also liked Nash s hired men and how sweet they were to Rubyshows up at her home I also liked Nash s hired men and how sweet they were to Ruby s ids were adorable and young Jane s explosion onto the scene was both funny and heartbreaking After leaving home eight years ago to follow adventure and be a singer Ruby Dearing is done with that life and returns home to her family farm Only things are different when she arrives and Ruby is confused When she is surprised by a stranger and promptly clobbers him over the head with a frying pan then ties him to a chair Ruby has no idea what she is in forWaking up with a splitting headache and being tied to a chair in his own home is not what Nash Sommerton was expecting When he explains to his sister in law who he is she is in denial at first Finding out her sister and her baby she never new about and her mother have all passed away in the eight years she s been gone is a shock to Ruby s system However Ruby is determined to make a life for
herself on family land and Nash will have nothing to say about itNash Sommerton has his own feelings about the womanon family land and Nash will have nothing to say about itNash Sommerton has his own feelings about the woman abandoned her family all those years ago but slowly she is set out to prove all his preconceptions about Ruby are wrong Ruby is no shrinking violet and when she sets out to do something she throws herself into it like a pro When Ruby discovers that Nash has children who reside with his parents while he takes care of the ranch she sets out to prove she is worthy to care for her niece and nephew For as much as he would like to shrug Ruby off she is getting under his skin Ruby s attraction to Nash is tempered by her believing she would be doing a disservice to her sisters memory if she continues on the path in front of her but sometimes things are set in motion for a reasonSEUINS AND SPURS is the first book I have read by author Cheryl St John This is a wonderful second chance at love tale that truly tugs at the heart Nash is big and brooding a hard worker who will stop at nothing to achieve his goals Ruby is a force to be reckoned with Considering her homecoming was nothing she expected finding her family decimated and herself now alone she doesn t let that rule Ruby picks herself up and surprises all those around her I really enjoyed this story and I think all who have a gander will as well I loved this book by Cheryl St John Ruby Deering left home at a young age to pursue her dream She becomes a singer in Western towns traveling by train from town to town Nash Sommerton married Ruby s sister to pursue his dream of owning a ranch Will Nash and Ruby find forgiveness with each other Ruby comes back home to ask her mother and sister to forgive her for leaving them She finds out that while she was gone her mom and sister have died her brother in law is living in her house and she has a niece and nephew Can Ruby and Nash forge their differences let go of past mistakes and make a life togetherNash wants to own a ranch He decides to marry Ruby s sister to help her and her mother out When they die Ther and sister only to find stubborn Nash Sommerton her sister's widower in charge Nash is prepared to fight this unruly beauty for his ranch but Ruby amazes