Doctor in Petticoats

Doctor in Petticoats

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When nurse Beth McClellan survives a stage coach accident, she soon realizes the derelict traveling alongside her is a doctor, and she forces him to help tend the injured. Alex Buchanan, army deserter, finds he can only care for the patients as long as Beth is right there beside him, giving him yelling at him. Beth thinks he's a lunatic when he proposes that they marry and work together in her hometown. But there's no denying his skill, and she can see the emotional price Alex pays to help hurting people. Besides, she owes the guy for saving her own sister. So she agrees to marry him. And that's when the real trouble begins. A murderous bounty hunter is on Alex's trail. Alex only has to live long enough to turn himself in, and then he may face a firing squad. Not exactly the honeymoon of Beth's dreams. Alex may find the faith he lost while surrounded by the horrors of war, but will doing the right thing by facing his past cost him his wife...and his life?
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ISBN: 9781607421955
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Aug 06, 2016

I really enjoy the easy read and connection to characters this book contains. I became invested in each of the characters, hated some because we're supposed to and loved others because of their triumph. Had some good parallels with more current events and touched on individual struggles with life that we all face - no matter what time we live. I would read over and over again.

Feb 24, 2014

I really enjoyed this book, too! Mary Connealy fills her novels with intriguing characters and exceptional descriptions of 'the old west'. She has a gift for crafting a story you don't want to end.

Mar 22, 2011

I enjoyed the book so much that I immediately logged on and put all her other books on hold..looking forward to reading them!!


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