Courting trouble: Essie Spreckelmeyer Series, Book 1

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Tired of Waiting for a Match-Made-in-Heaven, She'll Settle for One Made in Texas Whether it's riding bikes, catching snakes, or sliding down banisters, Essie Spreckelmeyer just can't quite make herself into the ideal woman her hometown--and her mother--expect her to be. It's going to take an extraordinary man to appreciate her joy and spontaneity--or so says her doting oil-man father. Unfortunately such a man doesn't appear to reside in Corsicana, Texas. It's 1894, the year of Essie's thirtieth birthday, and she decides the Lord has more important things to do than provide her a husband. If she wants one, she needs to catch him herself. So, she writes down the names of all the eligible bachelors in her small Texas town, makes a list of their attributes and drawbacks, closes her eyes, twirls her finger, and ... picks one. But convincing the lucky "husband-to-be" is going to a bit more of a problem. Join Deeanne Gist for another unforgettable tale and find out whether Essie's plan to catch a husband succeeds or if she's just Courting Trouble.
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subject_facet Christian fiction, American, Corsicana (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction, Single women -- Fiction
title_display Courting trouble
title_full Courting Trouble Essie Spreckelmeyer Series, Book 1, Courting trouble / Deeanne Gist
title_short Courting trouble
title_sub Essie Spreckelmeyer Series, Book 1
topic_facet Christian Fiction, Christian fiction, American, Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, Single women