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Ellen O Connell is a guaranteed good read Low angst and pointless rama Beautiful meaningful romance Tough cowboys tougher women both flawed Loved Mismatched in every way the sterling man and petty woman travel the West together hunting thieves Hes Opposing Counsel deserters and murderers Wary traveling companions friends and partners lovers Bret and Hassie mustecide what they want what they need and the price they re willing to pay for love Enjoyed this one Started off a bit slow but really got into it after a whileI really should Articles on Bloom County, Including: Berkeley Breathed, Billy and the Boingers, the Academia Waltz, Opus (Comic Strip), Outland (Comic Strip), Minor Characters in Bloom County, a Wish for Wings That Work, Goodnight Opus, the Last Basselope do reviews straight away after finishing a book I have read other books by this author my namesake actually O Connell This book in one word Heartwarming The hero Heart stopping The heroine LionheartedWestern romance novel by one of my favorite authors in this genre Rated R with explicit sex bloody violence and some cussing but not much to my relief A mix of action tenderness steam heart poundinganger and humor Some really great The Rise of Nerd Politics dialogue even though Hassie can t speak well now that s uite a trickThis mostly mute heroine stole my heart and the hero who learned how to read Hassie the first person to try in all her lonely life is fully worthy of her This withered widow literally blossoms in his companyBret may seem brusue and ice cold at first but he s indeed sterling and kudos to Ellen O Connell for creating such a truly sweet yet credible romance and for hereft handling of speech impairments and its associated social stigmas Andfor us animal lovers Hassie s mind reading mutt is an absolute must Yellow og and faithful Brownie bring humor and pathos while advancing the plot O Connell is an absolute must Yellow og and faithful Brownie bring humor and pathos while advancing the plot O Connell animals wellSet in the wild west Colorado Texas etc post Civil War about 1871 ish The setting felt authentic to me The language societal conventions and customs felt real The plot is based on bounty hunting for big bucks to rebuild the war torn South with some vivid Boku no Hero Academia dj - 爆豪、ケツの穴開発するってよ。 [Bakugou, Ketsu no Ana Kaihatsu Surutte yo.] danger scenes and some truly sweet stuff learning to communicate to shoot a gun her new floatyress etc Bret gives Hassie so much but he gains even in return warmth and joy freedom from guilt a promising futureAnd her eyes are violet Bret Not blue Not blue violet or blue gray Purple Yup Violetuibbles I Manga Mania Magical Girls and Friends How to Draw the Super Popular Action Fantasy Characters of Manga didn t fully buy the reason for their hasty marriage but methinks it wasn t his real reason He just wasn t ready to accept how much he loved Hassie yet Towards the end family entanglements rotten eggs and an old flame got a little too much press for my taste and hard to swallow but some scenes in that section are great Also pacing boggedown a bit in that section and at Gabe s homesteadThere s a surprising plot twist at the end Hurrah to Hassie for having a mind of her ownHappy epilogue set about 4 years in future Awww 45 Stars We re in 1871 Missouri and the book opens with newly minted widow Hessie Petty burying her husband Rendered mute by a terrible childhood accident she s a neglected young woman whose uiet strength has though allowed her to survive an unloving marriage to a Inside Academia drunkard old enough to be her father and areary life with his uncaring family Wondering about the uncertain future awaiting her on the patch of Protest Politics in the Marketplace desolation that is now the barren and rundown Petty farm Hessie unexpectedly finds a reluctant rescuer in the bounty hunter just arrived to bring Rufus to justice her husband s wastrel lowlife son and the last relative she can claimBret Sterling had to shoot the wanted man to not get killed when Rufusrew out his gun first and even with a corpse to consign to the authorities leaving the forlorn widow to possibly starve in that Celestial Tears Hidden Alchemy dried up mess is not an option as the gentleman still lurking in him under those unshaven cheeks and all the grit and embittermentemands he sees her escorted to a safer placeAnd so begins their wild ride that will
them from the thrilling and angerous frontier towns and unforgiving landscapes to a ravaged Old facing the aftermath of the Civil War where Bret s manipulative family still lives in the illusion of a lost grandeurBoth evocative historical western and exciting road romance Without Words is a beautifully told story of love and adventure Combining a gripping storyline with a smoothly flowing writing Ellen O Connell has penned one of the. Bounty hunter Bret Sterling kills Rufus Petty thief and murderer less than ten feet away from a frightened half starved woman Rufus should have surrendered The woman should have kin to help her But Rufus went own shooting and the woman has no one Bret figures by the time he finds a safe place to leave Hassie Petty he'll earn.
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Such genuine and lively characters and their love story beyond beautiful even without words 45 starsHassie Petty s husband a man old enough to be her father has just ied Her husband s son is a wanted man a bounty hunter is on his trail When the lawman catches up with him and kills him Hassie IS LEFT WITH FAMILY AND left with no family and to go Making living on the rundown farm by herself isn t an optionBeing a bounty hunter is Shallow Grave dangerous work But after failing to secure Hassie s safety in the local town leaving the widow to fend for herself isn t what bounty hunter Bret Sterling cano After killing her last known family Bret offers to take Hassie with him planning on leaving her with his friends at their homestead But there s a long way to go and a lot can happen for these two mismatched people that fate has brought together on a roadtrip through the Old WestSet in 1871 six years after the end of the Civil War Bret and Hassie s romance simmers as they travel together across Missouri Nebraska and Kansas with her The Economics of Agricultural Development dog huntingown criminals and fugitives The slow seductive build up is a Shallow Grave delicious torture watching Hassie s sweet agreeable nature gradually breakown the walls around Bret s hardened and The Pocket Guide to Action damaged heart The epilogue iselightfulEllen O Connell Algorithms for Clustering Data (Prentice Hall Advanced Reference Series : Computer Science) does something consistently that almost no other author cano She writes memorable couples I ve probably said this in every review of her books Ms O Connell s heroines are as likable and as memorable as her heroesno mean feat She makes me believe that each of her couples is meant for each other and no one elseThough Without Words hasn t usurped my all time favourite by Ellen O Connell Dancing on Coals and possibly no title ever will for me this is up there with Beautiful Bad Man and Sing My Name No complaints from this happy camperFor readers who love a true western a slowly building romance realistic characters believable Made to Crave Action Plan Participants Guide dialogue in an authentically rendered setting and action and adventure aplenty Without Words is highly recommended Steam 25 I love Ellen O Connell s writing Without Words was a great read The romance had a nice slow burn I really felt the connection between Hassie and Bret I loved their relationship had a nice build up and tons of meat to it There was plenty going on in the plot to keep it from getting boring Bret was an amazing hero Hassie wasifferent as she couldn t talk I always have had a soft spot for Introduction to African American Studies damaged or scarred heroes or heroines Overall another great read from Ms O Connell 375 StarsI have a hard time properly ratingreviewing Ellen O Connell books She penned what is probably one of my top ten books of ALL time which I originally read in 2012 Since that original read I have probably re read it at least four times a year if not I am truly not exaggerating and I know I will always continue too so I just love it that much The flip side to that though is that I want every O Connell book to be as goodbut lightning just My Lover doesn t often strike twiceoes it As a result of this comparison I feel like my expectations when reading a new to me O Connell are irrationally high And I feel like I end up rating them lower than I would if I Alcohol Addiction didn t have the ambrosia of that first book to compare them to Which is totally unfair But there it is That said I enjoyed this book and read it in one sitting always a good sign Per usual O Connell s writing pulled me in immediately and I loved her fleshed out main characters especially the added nuance of Hassie a voice issuesHowever I must say that Iidn t feel a connection between Hassie and Bret was even close to what was between Cord and Annieand I guess that s the crux of the above mentioned comparison issue I want every O Connell couple to have the magical connection and fleshed out relationship that Cord and Annie hadand being that those two are one of my ride or ies I know that s just impossible So take the above rating with a grain of saltand if you too consider Eyes to be one of your top favoritesI would imagine you might have the same comparison issues I have But I m not complaining The fact that O Connell gifted us with that previous magic makes her a goddess in my book And I still read and enjoy all the other books I ve read from her thus far. Hassie mounts up and follows the icy eyed killer Mismatched in every way the sterling man and petty woman travel the West together hunting thieves eserters and murderers Wary traveling companions friends and partners lovers Bret and Hassie must Aspects of South African Literature decide what they want what they need and the price they're willing to pay for lov. Best examples in the sub genre I ve come across recently and thanks to her strong sense of time and place and her true talent for blending realistic and romantic elements the book gradually reveals the big and sincere heart beating at its core which I m starting to recognise as this author s trademark and which makes caring and rooting for the leading couple so easy and rewardingHassie and Bret s romanceevelops slowly and believably
The bond they form while travelling and facing adversities not only serves to show how they start to trust each otherbond they form while travelling and facing adversities not only serves to show how they start to trust each other up and overcoming obstacles but also to portray how they connect to a The Barefoot Girl: A Novel of St. Margaret, Patroness of the Abused deeper level so much that I often forgot Hessie couldn t speak as a constant undercurrent communication was always present carried out by emotions instead of words and traditionalialogues The chemistry they share is uniue and natural Bret is protective but never underestimates her and Hassie given the chance to regain the Social Media in Academia dignity it has always beenenied her is finally free to prove herself and to love and be loved for the first time Just for clarification s sake Dream Save Do: Life is Short, Live Your Dream detracted an insignificant half star onlyue to some bits of unnecessary Orality in Igbo (African) Literature drama from the heroine s part toward the end which also felt uite out of character to be honest but eventually rounded up to 5 because the book as a whole was too enjoyable foreserving anything less Western Romance really oesn t get much better than this and together with Maggie Osborne alas retired and Jo Goodman Ellen O Connell is soon becoming another author setting the bar for me in the genre Oh my This was my first book by the talented Ellen O "Connell I Know I Know Where Have I Been To "I know I know Where have I been To the truth just afraid she would make me cry too much I shouldn t have Worried Any Sniffles Were Worth ItI Cracked any sniffles were worth itI cracked book open planning only to get a taste by reading the first chapter expecting to get to it later Instead I stayed up all night reading non stop This book has everything a Historical Western Romance should have a heroic hero with a brain who oesn t take any crap a likable heroine who Nature-Inspired Metaheuristic Algorithms doesn t whine oro anything TSTL an adventure The Alchemical Mandala A Survey of the Mandala in the Western Esoteric Traditions driven plot an exciting but believable and face paced story line a curmudgeonly loyalog a couple lovable horses worth rooting for a rode trip a building love affair than one The Alcohol Blackout: Walking, Talking, Unconscious Lethal dastardly bad guy a train ride and a HEA ending with a satisfactory epilogue Reread 2019Ellen O Connell is my most favorite author for western historical I usually read her books at least once a year And looking at my review below it s obvious I need to update it it s an old one from way before I started blogging lolIon t think Ellen O Connell can Digital Feminist Activism: Girls and Women Fight Back Against Rape Culture do anything wrong Again she created a couple that is so uniue and wonderfully perfect for each other I m still thinking about them long after beingone with the bookThe story was beautifully written Slow built up the heartwarming getting to know between the characters that I m used to from her other books It s the perfect blend of attraction but not falling instantly in love getting to know each other trusting and The Story of Han Xiangzi: The Alchemical Adventures of a Daoist Immortal (China Program Book) depending on each other without therama and misunderstandings Very strong heroine and protective but not overly overwhelming alphas Usually the authors couples are two halfs of a whole unusual individuals that meet under less than perfect circumstances to compliment each other to fight for their HEA This is the second Ellen s book I read and I m so not happy about getting on the bandwagon this late Bret and Hassie Alien Mate (Zerconian Warriors, didn t let me put the bookown even to eat They were so amazing together And Hassie s self appointed efender Gunner won my heart with his unwavering loyalty They made a picture perfect family Along with Brownie Jasper and Packie And of course their rifles Bret s real family was so selfish and terrible with the exclusion of Caroline His uppity ex fianceecurrent sister in law and smarmy brother got on my nerves repeatedly Hassie was so right to not to live with them Who would want to subject themselves to such abject snobbery on a aily basis The epilogue showing the Sterling family s latest addition was just so adorableI loved Ellen s writing the unforgiving yet beautiful background painted in the aftermath of Civil war. The five hundred Race, Culture and Identity in Francophone West African and Caribbean Literature and Theory: From Negritude to Creolite (Francophone Cultures and Literatures, Vol. 32) dollar reward several times over Hassieoesn't mourn Rufus but the loss of the ten Hot African American Erotica dollars he promised her for supplies is aifferent matter The bounty hunter gives her nothing takes everything ties the body on one horse and orders her on another Afraid if she Advancing Biological Farming defies him he'll tie herown tighter than Rufus. ,