Thursday, June 17, 2010

The Bettin' Kind by Nancy J. Parra

From the Cover:
Amelia Morgan dreams of a handsome prince who would take one look at her and fall in love. Together they would find a dynasty of magnificent horses and live happily ever after. What she never counted on was her baby brother losing her beloved stallion to a slick card shark. Desperate not to lose her dream, she gambles that the threat of marriage would cause the card shark to cut and run rather than go through with a hasty marriage to a total stranger. Alex Laird is no dummy. He calls Amelia's bluff, fully expecting her to jilt him at the altar. Then the question of the horse's ownership would be indisputably his.
These two stubborn foes go through with a hasty marriage, neither willing to let go of their claim to the horse. Stuck with each other for the time being, each comes up with a plan to secure their future. Unfortunately, their goals are once again at odds. For a while, Alex decides an annulment is the answer to their predicament. Amelia takes a different tact. She believes the only way to see her dream come true is to make Alex fall in love with her. The struggles that ensue become more than a battle of wills. It becomes a battle of the heart where dreams are won and lost at the turn of a card.

Tifferz Take:
I think this is an excellent sweet romance and a well written story . I could relate to the characters. I found myself smiling and laughing out loud with this story. This book was clean just good old fashoned kissing! I purchased this book and it was worth every penny! I will read this book over and over again. I will be buying more from this author.

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  1. Hi Tifferz,

    Thank you for the nice review. I'm so glad you enjoyed the book. This was one of my favorites to write.

    Cheers, Nancy J. Parra

  2. Hi Nancy-

    Do you have anymore historical romances coming out anytime soon? I love all your books. Thank you for sharing your stories with us!!