A Marriage of the Heart by Kelly Long

By Kelly Long

Three Kelly lengthy Amish novellas-available for the 1st time in a single collection.

Christmas Cradles-When Anna takes over for her aunt, the neighborhood midwife, Christmas evening heats up with a number of deliveries, 3 strangers' quilts, and unforeseen support from the good-looking, brooding Asa Lapp.

A Marriage of the Heart-Since her mother's dying, Abigail Kauffman has lived on my own together with her father. She longs to flee the vacancy of the farmhouse that hasn't ever felt like domestic. Joseph Lambert is a newcomer of their close-knit neighborhood. purely after without notice marrying do they start to appreciate the delicate truths of life-long love.

A ideal Secret-Rose's betrothed, Luke, is secure and dependable-maybe a bit too secure. Or so she suggestion, till she bumped into him into the woods one evening and discovered there has been extra to him than she ever suspected. Now his mystery haunts her. She wasn't definite approximately marrying a guy she knew too good. yet should still she marry a guy she doesn't comprehend in any respect?

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Gone was the almost boyish pudginess, replaced by a sleek, scaled, lithe musculature that was startling to say the least. Lucan’s skin had an earthy cast and it rippled with scales in the candlelight. Venerai didn’t know what to make of it and for once in his life of political intrigues and power struggles was at a total loss for words. The young king noted all with his new eyes and laughed, but Venerai didn’t care. Lucan was dangerous now. Let him laugh. As long as King Lucan wasn’t ordering his death, Venerai was pleased to serve as the king’s fool.

Her eyes grew moist as he held her gaze, tenderly stroking her hands. She realized in that moment, regardless of her growing feelings for Jared, this man was open in a way Jared could probably never be again. This man, brave enough to leave his life behind for the good of her people, was offering his heart on a platter—and it touched her in ways she didn’t quite understand. She barely knew him but she knew his nobility—his courage and his honor— and admired him greatly for it. Could she know his love as well?

Actually…” His eyes grew serious. ” She dared not look up to meet his gaze as she changed the dressing on his leg wound. It had been so long since a handsome man had flirted with her, Adora couldn’t be certain she wasn’t reading something in to Darian’s words that wasn’t truly there. Certainly Jared had paid quite a bit of attention to her— and reminded her what pleasure truly felt like—but it felt almost as if it were against his will, or his better judgment at least. By contrast, Darian was very honest about his desire to make her smile.

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