From New York Times & USA Today Bestselling Author Lorhainne Eckhart, comes A BABY AND A WEDDING, a Finding Love ~ The Outsider Series bridge short story. The events of this 10,000+ short story take place between the events of the #1 western romance THE FORGOTTEN CHILD and FALLEN HERO.
Praise for A Baby And A Wedding....
— “Really nice conclusion to the first book.” Amazon Reviewer - Slinkydennis
— “I was nervous that something was going to go wrong for Emily and could not put it down.”- Teacher
“Are you okay, Emily?”
“Brad, did you change your mind? Don’t you want to marry me?” Her voice sounded strangely distant, like a lost little girl. Her throat ached as she fought to hold back the tears as she felt her fairy tale dream being wrenched away.
Getting married and having a baby ... for Emily and Brad everything was perfect, or so they thought until an unexpected surprise threatens to derail their happy day.
— “The story was a perfect follow up to The Forgotten Child” – Amazon Reviewer-Kate Voss
— “Full of suspense, hope to find many more of the same stories." —Newchick
— ‘Well written set of stories. This book had me hooked from the beginning’—Karen
THE OUTSIDER SERIES in order:
The Forgotten Child: (Brad & Emily) #1 AMAZON BESTSELLER in Romance Series & Western Fiction ~ How do you tell a man there is something wrong this his child?
A Baby And A Wedding: (A bridge short story)
Fallen Hero: (Andy, Jed & Diana) A cowboy who walked away from his family's fortune. A woman who returned for justice. What they didn't expect was to find love.
The Search (A bridge short story) - When her husband goes missing she's forced to call the one man she shouldn't.
The Awakening: (Andy & Laura) A young woman who’s lost everything, and the wealthy rancher who must choose between his family’s power and his conscience to help her.
Secrets: (Jed & Diana – featuring all the Friessens) “Jed always told me he'd take care of everything. And I believed him, I trusted him, I loved him.”
Runaway:(Andy & Laura) Andy sets out to bring his runaway bride home. But when he finds her, he’s in for a big surprise.
Overdue (A bridge short story) Diana and Jed are having a baby.
The Unexpected Storm:(Neil & Candy) He can have any woman except the one he wants.
The Wedding: (Neil & Candy) A man who’s always planned everything, and a woman who’s struggled alone—The Wedding will change their lives forever.
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How do you tell a man there is something wrong with his child?
— This is by far one of the best books I have read. Lorhainne Eckhart proved herself yet again by pulling you in with a heartfelt story and keeping your attention with the passion that fills the pages. -- ROMANCE JUNKIES
— I didn't expect I'd fall for the four main characters as hard as I did, but The Forgotten Child is an amazing book, not just for a romance fan like myself, but for single parents who may or may not have a child with autism.-- Reviewer -- Adria
— A Real Tear Jerker: Omg, I loved this book. I stayed up all night trying to finish it. I cried, My heart broke, I have an 18 year old with autism. This would make a fabulous movie... Tammy
— "Brilliant, there is no other word for it, heart grabbing, heart warming, gut wrenching, well written well researched, wanted to read it over & over again." - Maureen
In THE FORGOTTEN CHILD, Brad Friessen wasn't looking to love again. But what he got was a woman who shook his lonely bitter world upside down, and touched him in a way no other woman could.
Emily Nelson, ends a loveless, bitter marriage and strikes out on her own. She answers an ad as a cook and live-in caregiver to a three-year-old boy on a local ranch. Ranch owner Brad Friessen hires and moves in Emily and her daughter. But Emily soon discovers something's seriously wrong with the boy, and the reclusive, difficult man who hired her can't see the behavior and how delayed his son is. Emily researches until she stumbles across what she suspects are the soft signs of autism. Now she must tell him, give him hope, and help him come to terms with this neurological disorder--to take the necessary steps to get his child the help he needs.
As their lives become intertwined, their attraction is unavoidable--a connection sparks between them. But just as they're getting close, Brad's estranged wife, Crystal, returns after abandoning the family two years earlier.
Crystal must've had a plan, as she somehow gains the upper hand, driving a wedge in the emotional bond forged between Brad, Emily, and the children. The lengths to which Crystal will go, the lies, the greed, just to keep what's hers, are nothing short of cold and calculating. Brad fights to save his boy, to protect what's his, and struggles over his greatest sacrifice--Emily, and the haunting question: Has he lost her forever.
The Forgotten Child is the first book in The Outsider Series, the beginning of this romantic family saga of the Friessen men and the women they love, which now spans three series. The Forgotten Child is a love story between the oldest of the Friessen brother's Brad and Emily, a woman he hires to take care of his autistic child.
Read THE OUTSIDER SERIES in order now spanning three series:
The Forgotten Child (Brad & Emily)
A Baby And A Wedding (FREE An Outsider Series Short)
Fallen Hero (Andy, Jed & Diana)
The Search (FREE An Outsider Series Short)
The Awakening (Andy & Laura)
Secrets (Jed & Diana)
Runaway (Andy & Laura)
Overdue (FREE An Outsider Series Short)
The Unexpected Storm (Neil & Candy)
The Wedding (Neil, Candy & The Friessen Family)
The Friessens: A New Beginning
The Deadline (Andy and Laura)
The Price to Love (Neil and Candy)
A Different Kind of Love (Brad and Emily)
A Vow of Love, A Friessen Family Christmas
The Bloodline (Andy & Laura)
The Promise (Diana & Jed)
The Business Plan (Neil & Candy)
The Decision (Brad & Emily)
First Love (Katy)
Leave the Light On
Don't miss the new spinoff series coming January 2017 - The McCabe Brothers
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— “Eckhart knocks one out of the park with this great story.” RT Book Reviews
—“Taken! Okay you had me at the first page”....Katy M.
—God Bless our Military Men! It takes a horrible, but real tragedy and shows how love can be a true healer. We need more men like the Captain!! Reviewer, Spring Hale
“Growing up I had dreams that one day I'd fall in love, get married and start a family. Then one night I was taken. But I survived, I escaped and I was saved. Eric didn't see me as damaged. He didn't see my baby as a monster. He protected me, he kept me safe ... he saved me.”
Don't miss VANISHED, the next book in the Saved Series, 'A 2016 Readers' Favorite Award Winner' She thought her nightmare was over.
THE SAVED SERIES:
If you enjoy THE SAVED SERIES, you may also enjoy, WALK THE RIGHT ROAD SERIES.
WALK THE RIGHT ROAD SERIES: "The Choice will leave you questioning your own morals and motivations and leave you asking others what they would do in that same situation. This is a genre-bending novel that will surprise you" from JRA.
"Rarely have I spent time reading a series that had me feeling every thought and emotion." From Mary Ellen
Other Series you may enjoy:
THE OUTSIDER SERIES: An Emotionally charged romance series beginning with the Bestseller, The Forgotten Child.
THE FRIESSENS: A NEW BEGINNING: The return of The Friessen men and the women they love in this emotionally charged Family Saga which follows THE OUTSIDER SERIES.
THE WILDE BROTHERS: Come and meet the Wilde Brothers of Idaho. Joe, Logan, Ben, Samuel, and Jake. You'll love the western flair and hot men and strong women in this romantic family saga.
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