From the Inside Flap
When Rurik Jorgensen takes an interest in her, Merrill can scarcely believe that this handsome man might hope to court her. But just as she dares to open her heart to the possibility, her dreams are crushed by the arrival of Svea Olsson. Svea's intentions toward Rurik are clear...and she's determined to get her way.
Will obligation force Rurik and Merrill apart? Or can she dare to believe that all things will work together for good? --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
From the Back Cover
When Rurik Jorgenson arrives in their small Minnesota town to join his uncle's carpentry business, he soon crosses paths with Merrill. But unlike other men, who are often frightened away by her older brothers, Rurik isn't intimidated by them or by Merrill's strength and lack of femininity. The attraction between them begins to build...until Rurik's former fiance shows up with wild claims that bring serious consequences to Rurik.
Can Rurik and Merrill learn to trust God--and each other--when scandal threatens their newfound love?
Tracie Peterson's love for history and research fuel the bestselling stories she writes. She is the author of more than ninety novels and the recipient of the 2011 ACFW Lifetime Achievement Award. Tracie and her family live in Montana.
"Beautifully written." - Portland Book Review