The diary of Mattie Spenser: A Novel

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No one is more surprised than Mattie Spenser herself when Luke Spenser, considered the great catch of their small Iowa town, asks her to marry him. Less than a month later, they are off in a covered wagon to build a home on the Colerado frontier. Mattie's only company is a slightly mysterious husband and her private journal, where she records the joys and frustrations not just of frontier life, but also of a new marriage to a handsome but distant stranger. As she and Luke make life together on the harsh and beautiful plains, Mattie learns some bitter truths about her husband and the girl he lieft behind and finds love where she least expects it. Dramatic and suspenseful, this is an unforgettable story of hardship, friendship and survival.

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No one is more surprised than Mattie Spenser herself when Luke Spenser, considered the great catch of their small Iowa town, asks her to marry him. Less than a month later, they are off in a covered wagon to build a home on the Colerado frontier. Mattie's only company is a slightly mysterious husband and her private journal, where she records the joys and frustrations not just of frontier life, but also of a new marriage to a handsome but distant stranger. As she and Luke make life together on the harsh and beautiful plains, Mattie learns some bitter truths about her husband and the girl he lieft behind and finds love where she least expects it. Dramatic and suspenseful, this is an unforgettable story of hardship, friendship and survival.

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subject_facet Colorado -- Fiction, Diary fiction, FICTION / Historical, Frontier and pioneer life -- Colorado -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Women pioneers -- Fiction
title_display The diary of Mattie Spenser
title_full The Diary of Mattie Spenser A Novel, The diary of Mattie Spenser / Sandra Dallas
title_short The diary of Mattie Spenser
title_sub A Novel
topic_facet Fiction, Frontier and pioneer life, Historical Fiction, Women pioneers