A Claim of Her Own (Google eBook)

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Baker Books, Apr 1, 2009 - Fiction - 320 pages
47 Reviews
It's 1876, and 20-year-old Mattie Flynn is determined to make a fresh start after fleeing from her sinister boss in the gambling house where she was employed as a singer. Mattie travels to Deadwood, South Dakota, in search of her younger brother, who went ahead of her in hopes of making a fortune in the gold mines.

All Mattie wants is a safe and respectable life for the two of them, but that doesn't seem to be her destiny as she faces more heartache and trials. Will the suspicious bottles of gold dust from her brother's claim be the key to her future...or does the handsome street preacher, who is always turning the other cheek, truly hold the answers to her deepest longings?
  

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A miraculous ending, sweet and feel-good. - Goodreads
I enjoyed the book, with its unique location and plot. - Christianbook.com
Second, the ending left something to be desired. - Christianbook.com
I like the pacing once I got to the half-way point. - Goodreads

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A miraculous ending, sweet and feel-good. The strength of the testimony in the story lies in the reader's identification with the main character. Read full review

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A miraculous ending, sweet and feel-good. The strength of the testimony in the story lies in the reader's identification with the main character. Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
9
Section 2
23
Section 3
39
Section 4
55
Section 5
71
Section 6
89
Section 7
105
Section 8
119
Section 13
181
Section 14
197
Section 15
213
Section 16
225
Section 17
239
Section 18
251
Section 19
263
Section 20
273

Section 9
129
Section 10
141
Section 11
153
Section 12
169
Section 21
283
Section 22
291
Section 23
303
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About the author (2009)

Stephanie Grace Whitson, bestselling author and two-time Christy Award finalist, pursues a full-time writing and speaking career from her home studio in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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