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Lois Carroll's writings include contemporary and historical romances as well as mystery novels. Her stories are about people with conflicts in their lives that lead them to important and often difficult choices. Her heroines frequently find themselves in jeopardy and must overcome conflict and challenges to prove themselves women of substance.
In Paperback and eBook Formats from WhiskeyCreekPress.com
SAVING THE DREAM
The story starts in TRAIL OF DREAMS and continues here in SAVING THE DREAM: Trapper Ingor Oleson rescues an Indian maiden, Still Water, who was kidnapped in the Dakota Territory by two drunken whites. She is the niece of the Chief of a Sioux tribe he has traded with. Together for weeks as he nurses her, they each must face the hard fact that their dream of a life of a white and an Indian together is impossible. The Army is relocating Indians from the Dakota Territory to make room for white pioneers. The Indians, not wanting to go, are fighting back. A brave from her tribe, who wants her as his wife, has vowed to kill whoever has taken her. Ingor can't let his actions threaten his brother Lars and his family homesteading a day's ride to the west. Avoiding the two drunks seeking revenge for their lost prize and the Army rounding up Indians, Ingor must return her safely to her uncle and face the brave. Can the couple save their dream in the midst of hardship and hate?
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TRAIL OF DREAMS
After a fire destroys their family business, eighteen-year-old Lissa Whitaker unwillingly heads to Dakota Territory with her parents and younger brother. They rescue Lars Oleson, the very man who gave her father the outrageous idea to leave the comforts of Philadelphia. Though her father hopes for a fresh start, Lissa can only think of the civilized life she has left behind, until dangers on the trail force her to set aside her regrets and face the perils of the journey. The hardships and vengeful Indians force Lissa and Lars to rely on each other as they race the frigid winter coming on.
REVIEWS:A top rating of 5 from Novelspot Reviews
"The perfect read. It contains all the required elements for a great novel, including love, war, and adventure. The book is hard to put down and has just the right ingredients to delight the reader. This book is one I will recommend to my friends and anyone who likes to read historical fiction. Its descriptions are colorful and believable. I cannot praise this author enough."
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In Paperback and eBook Formats from EchelonPress.com
A story about an unlikely couple: Kari, an American social worker touring English gardens, and the owner of a manor house with a beautiful garden, Jeffreys, a recluse since his wife and young daughter disappeared. Kari finds a key that draws her into the mystery of his missing child. But her success is dependent on her believing a ghost is leaving her clues to follow!
To be added when received.
JUST A MEMORY
When a cop is shot and a pretty widow is kidnapped,
his life depends on her care and cunning. But even if she escapes to get help, can he stay alive until it comes?
5 stars from TRS:
"This is one of those tales that can keep you on the edge of your seat from suspense while enjoying the people and dialogue!"
4 stars from "Romantic Times":
"highly suspenseful and
most definitely a page-turner"
"Affaire de Coeur" reviews:
"A story and two characters
that will not be forgotten"
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Ms. Carroll's hard cover books from Avalon Books written under the name LOIS SCHWARTZ. Her newest one, A Case of Puppy Love, is also out in Large Print! Ask for it at your library or buy it from Amazon.com
Sweet Romances by LOIS SCHWARTZ
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Hard Cover from Five Star Expressions:
Click on the cover to read a blurb and excerpt from CHIMERA.
Out of Print: You can order remaining new and used copies only from Amazon.com.
ISBN # 1-59414-457-5
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