Blessing in Disguise (Red River of the North Book #6)

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Bethany House, Feb 1, 2007 - Fiction - 304 pages
29 Reviews
She Had Told Him She Was Headed for Blessing. Why Would He Not Take Her There?



The Bjorklund family has received word that Augusta Bjorklund is on her way from Norway to join them in North Dakota. When the train arrives in the town of Blessing with no Augusta aboard, the worried family hopes she will be on the train in the morning. But only her trunk arrives, so Bridget Bjorklund insists that Hjelmer, Augusta's brother, go find her.



Augusta, after discovering her intended bridegroom had married someone else, decided to leave her broken heart in Norway and start a new life in America helping her mother run her boardinghouse. But knowing no English, Augusta misunderstands a ticket agent's directions in St. Paul, Minnesota, and in the harried confusion, she boards the wrong train. When she arrives at the end of the line, she is met by a handsome young rancher, Kane Moyer, waiting for his Norwegian mail-order bride....
 

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Review: Blessing in Disguise (Red River of the North #6)

User Review  - Vicki Andrada - Goodreads

I loved this book! Like all of this series it was awesome! No one can write a book with simple people talking in simple conversation, and make it so interesting as Lauraine Snelling can! I loved these ... Read full review

Review: Blessing in Disguise (Red River of the North #6)

User Review  - Georgianne - Goodreads

Ahhhhh, well I certainly did love this series, and the many characters have come to feel like family to me. This last book ended rather abruptly and I was hoping for more of a wrap-up, as there were ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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Section 4
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Section 5
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Section 6
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Section 7
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Section 8
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Section 20
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Section 21
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Section 22
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Section 24
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Section 25
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Section 26
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Section 27
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Section 33
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About the author (2007)

Lauraine Snelling is an award winning author of over 30 books, both fiction and non fiction for adults and young adults. She has two horse series for young teen girls, the GOLDEN FILLY SERIES which is completed and HIGH HURDLES. Lauraine is also the author of the popular RED RIVER OF THE NORTH series set in North Dakota in the past part of the 19th century. The Bjorklund brothers bring their families from Norway to begin a new life on the land they will turn from prairie to fertile farms.

Besides writing both books and articles, Lauraine teaches at writer's conferences across the country and has an active speaking career. She and husband Wayne have two grown sons, four grand dogs and live in the country where Lauraine can garden, sew, do crafts, cross stitch, enjoy her birds and eventually have a horse again.

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