Title: Miss Whitaker Opens Her Heart
Author: Jennifer Moore
Publisher: Covenant Communications
Release Date: April 2017
As a young child bound for a strange country, Sarah Whitaker dreamed of life with her father on his sprawling Australian ranch. But her hopes were shattered when she learned of his death and of her new role as heiress of the largest sheep farm in New Wales. Orphaned in a land greatly populated by petty criminals exiled from England, the future seemed grim. But now, ten years later, Sarah has defied the odds and become a successful businesswoman much to the chagrin of her male counterparts. Hardened by the dishonesty of both her fellow ranchers and the felons in her employ, Sarah has learned one important truth: no one is to be trusted.
Daniel Burton is a lucky man. Sentenced to death for his role in a horse-race scandal, Daniel was granted reprieve thanks to the influence of his wealthy relatives. Now, rather than death, Daniel faces exile in Australia an opportunity to put past mistakes behind him. But when he purchases land with the intention of farming it, he unwittingly arouses the wrath of his new neighbor, Sarah. What begins as a battle of wits, however, soon becomes a warm friendship and perhaps something more. But when Daniel’s secret past is revealed, will Sarah be able forgive yet another deception?
I always love Jennifer Moore’s historical fiction. Australia has always seemed like and intriguing place to me. I was so thrilled to get my hands on one of Moore’s books that takes place in New South Wales. I fell in love with the characters and just kept turning the pages for more. Thrilled by the beautiful story!!!!
Rating: 5 stars – I loved it!!!
Source: ebook for review
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