The Marshal's Ready-Made Family (Love Inspired Historical Series)THE MARSHAL’S READY-MADE FAMILY


Genre: Inspirational Historical Romance(Americana)

Source: Received from the author as a prize.

  • Series: Love Inspired Historical
  • Mass Market Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Love Inspired (February 4, 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0373282516
  • ISBN-13: 978-0373282517


A Marriage of Necessity

Gentlemen don’t court feisty straight shooters like JoBeth McCoy. Just as she’s resigned to a lifetime alone, a misunderstanding forces the spunky telegraph operator into a marriage of convenience. Wedding the town’s handsome new marshal offers JoBeth a chance at motherhood, caring for the orphaned little girl she’s come to love.

Garrett Cain will lose guardianship of his niece, Cora, if he stays single, but he knows no woman could accept the secrets he’s hidden about his past. The lawman can’t jeopardize Cora’s future by admitting the truth. Yet when unexpected danger in the small town threatens to expose Garrett’s long-buried secret, only a leap of faith can turn a makeshift union into a real family.


THE MARSHAL’S READY-MADE FAMILY by Sherri Shackelford is an exciting Inspirational Historical Romance Kansas in 1881. Can a marriage of necessity turn into a love of a lifetime? To find out join JoBeth McCoy,a telegraph operator and Marshall Garrett Cain on a journey of discovery, forgiveness, healing, danger, secrets, faith, and finding true love.

Garrett has guardianship of his young niece, Cora, but if he stays single, he may lose her. Enter JoBeth….Taking a leap of faith the two embark of a marriage of necessity, and caring for little Cora who both love dearly. Garrett has a secret from his past he has kept buried for years, when his secret is revealed will he lose everything he has come to cherish? Or will everyone he holds dear, love him even more?

“The Marshal’s Ready-Made Family” is a wonderful story of love, faith, forgiveness and healing. I enjoyed this story and look forward to reading more by this author. The characters where engaging, enduring and lovable. The storyline was intriguing as well as inspiring! A great read! Received as a prize from the author.



REVIEWED BY: AprilR, courtesy of My Book Addiction and More