In this much-loved series strong women risk everything to rise above their desperate circumstances, find true love, and wed real men who'll treat them right.
Meet Emily - She's lost her Pa, can't find a job and her money's almost all gone.
After witnessing a man being strangled, the strangler gives chase, and Emily ends up on a train headed for who knows where!
She travels along with Emmy-Lou, who is running away to become a mail order bride. When Emmy-Lou's rich Aunt intercepts her along the way, they come up with a plan for the girls to switch places, and for Emily to marry the rich, handsome Montana man.
Will he be all he seems? Can Emily rise above her misfortunes and find true love and happiness?
Her Pa always told her, "The Lord moves in mysterious ways," and Emily will soon learn whether or not it's truly the case!
So catch up with the Come-by-Chance townsfolk including the strapping Wilkinson brothers, Slim Jim and his lovely wife Lettie, the newly wed Ruby Wilkinson, and of course, 18 year-old Emily.
A story of hope, romance, revenge, suspense, unrequited love, first-love, fevers and flirting.
The Come-By-Chance series consists of:
Come-By-Chance Brides of 1884
Book 1 – Ruby
Book 2 – Emily
Book 3 – Violet
Book 4 – Kate
Book 5 – Rose
Book 6 – Emmy-Lou
Come-By-Chance Brides of 1885
Book 1. Opal – The Outlaw and the Sheriff Who Loved Her
Book 2. Coral – The Widow and the Man Who Loved Horses
Book 3. Ava & Ina – The Twins and the Fist-Fightin’ Cowboys
Book 4. Lillie – The Orphan and the Grief-Stricken Groomsman
Book 5. Pearl – The Divorcee and the Wedding-Shy Dabster
Book 6. Jane – The Modern Miss and the Preacher Who Had to Decide