Adella's Enemy (Steam! Romance and Rails Series)

Adella s Enemy Steam Romance and Rails Series The War Between the States ended five years ago but she still pursues her enemyRebel spy turned government rabble rouser Adella Willows receives her mission straight from a Washington senator play ha

  • Title: Adella's Enemy (Steam! Romance and Rails Series)
  • Author: Jacqui Nelson
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 304
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • The War Between the States ended five years ago, but she still pursues her enemyRebel spy turned government rabble rouser Adella Willows receives her mission straight from a Washington senator play havoc with the Katy Railroad and derail its bid to win the race The senator craves wealth Adella craves revenge against the man responsible for her brother s death But herThe War Between the States ended five years ago, but she still pursues her enemyRebel spy turned government rabble rouser Adella Willows receives her mission straight from a Washington senator play havoc with the Katy Railroad and derail its bid to win the race The senator craves wealth Adella craves revenge against the man responsible for her brother s death But her plans crumble into chaos when she enters a battle of wits with the railroad s foreman.An ocean separates him from his failures in Ireland, but he s still haunted by those who diedSeasoned railroad foreman Cormac McGrady s sole desire is keeping his workmen safe and employed, which means keeping the Katy ahead of its rivals But the beautiful spy bedeviling his railroad needs protecting as well Cormac must choose between winning the race and winning Adella s heart, while Adella must choose whether she lives for revenge or dies for love.This novella is part of the Passion s Prize anthology and the Steam Romance and Rails series It can be read on its own or as part of the anthology Read an excerpt on my website

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    1. I love historical romance adventures of all sorts, including those set in the Wild West My love for frontier tales with grit and passion came from watching classic Western movies while growing up on a cattle farm.Fall in love with a new Old Westwhere the men are steadfast and the women are cardsharps, scouts, spies and Wild West trick riders.Join my NEWSLETTER to receive a free short story and learn about my new releases, giveaways, events .JacquiNelson Author Page Facebook Twitter Pinterest Golden Heart winner 3 time nominee Laramie winner

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    1. A heroine who is out for REVENGE a foreman hero who wants to win the Railroad race IGNITE this romance into a POWDER KEG During the Civil War, Adella Willows dressed as a boy to be a rebel spy, but she couldn t save her brother s, Declan, life His death was a slow, agonizing painful starvation, so that a greedy ruthless man could pocket the money Now the war is over, all she cares about is REVENGE for her brother s death, so armed with some info from a maybe too helpful Senator, she is going to [...]


    2. I received a free copy but voluntarily reviewed This was a short book but full of action The man that caused Adella s brother to die is in charge of a new railroad being built so Adella wants to avenge her brother s death She is going to try to delay the railroad as much as she can Unfortunately the railroad foreman is a sexy Irishman and he just might be her undoing Cormac knows she is up to something but he feels an attraction for her Hurting the railroad will also hurt Cormac and his crew so [...]


    3. Adella is out for revenge for her brother s death She gets help from an unexpected source A well written story by an amazing author The story moves along at a great pace to keep you interested until the end Loved reviewing.


    4. This is a wonderful debut book by a an author that understands how to draw the reader in with her words on the first page.I instantly liked Adella She was fiercely protective of her family and vows to enact revenge on those responsible for the death of her brotherCormac, a charming but tormented Irishman, is tasked with protecting the railroad and his men Once he meets Adella, he wants to protect her.Such a story Two strong characters pushing and pulling They want to succeed in their jobs and mi [...]


    5. Well written, kept me turning the pages right from the start Liked the battle of the railroads, added depth to the dusty Old West Looking forward to Jacqui s next one.


    6. What a wonderful story mixing fact with fiction delivering an outstand read of two railroad in a race to see who will finish first along with one women who wants revenge for the wrong that was done to her family The most powerful things in life is fear, revenge and guilt which will drive a person to do things they might not normal do The author gives you a story built from the above with a twist of right and wrong along with love, wants and needs.You have to love a woman who isn t afraid to stan [...]


    7. Adella is a wonderful woman who protects her family at all cost She vows to get revenges on the persons who are responsible for her brothers death Information comes to her through a Senator that Levi Parsons, the owner of the Railroad is the one to go after.Cormac is the Forman for the railroad who comes across as an honest man When he sees Adella who is trying to get herself killed all he wants to do is protect her.She tries to cause as much trouble as she can for the railroad to stop progress [...]


    8. Adella s Enemy By Jacqui Nelson Emporia Kansas March 1870A Woman Devastated by War Bent on Revenge A Man Haunted by Death Searching for Love Adella has been on a mission formerly a Rebels Spy ,she s turned unofficially a government agent She needs to avenge her brother s death While he was rotting and starving to death the politicians who were supposed to have helped were lining their pockets and trying to further their political careers.The war has been over for five years but for Adella her fi [...]


    9. What can I say about this debut book Fantastic storytelling oh yes Mind you I expected it from Ms Nelson who has won the Golden Heart Great characters in Cormac and Adella absolutely They show their every quality both the good ones and the bad, which makes them extremely stimulating Through every page, I never stopped wanting them both to succeed Unfortunately, their aims are in total opposition.The absorbing plot about a young English lass who so loved her brother that she s taken a vow of reve [...]


    10. This gripping tale of love, loyalty and revenge set in the turbulent years after the War Between the States, grabbed my attention from the very first paragraph and held it right up to the exciting conclusion Two railroads compete to win the race to completion In order to avenge her brother s death, Adella, a former Confederate spy, is determined that the Katy Line will finish last Cormac, the Katy s foreman, is equally determined to win the race for the sake of the men who rely on him.Jacqui Nel [...]


    11. Adella is a young photographer turned spy who seeks out to avenge the death of her twin brother To assuage her guilt at not being able to save him, she plots to bring down the railroad and bankrupt the corrupt business man who was responsible for his death However, when Adella arrives in the west she quickly realizes she failed to take into account the livelihood of the hard working people who are building the very railroad she needs to bring down She ll need to use all her wit to match the devi [...]


    12. I received this book to read for an honest review Adele s Enemy was a nice story about a spy Adella Willows looking to take down the Katy Railroad She is out for revenge for the death of her brother When she runs in to Cormac McGrady who is the head of the McGrady Gang and getting the railroad finished on time Cormac and Adella run into each other and Cormac feels it is his duty to protect Adella They both have strong wills and devotion to what must be done They fall in love Cormac will protect [...]


    13. I thoroughly enjoyed this novella Ms Nelson opens with a great hook The events that follow are very engaging.This author has finely honed descriptive skills and the reader is totally immersed in the details of this era Her portrayals of Cormac and Adella are outstanding I empathized with the hero and heroine as they both had admirable goals and suddenly their lives were intertwined The author creates a vivid setting and I felt that I was there, right in the middle of the action Adella is faced w [...]


    14. Looking for a WOW factor until the last sentence is read Adella s Enemy by Jacqui Nelson does not disappoint Adella s plight to stop The Katy railroad s construction to avenge her twin brothers death will keep you turning the pages Adella s feistiness and Cormac s stellar disposition make them an unexpected pair.The ending is spellbinding and unpredictable Ms Nelson has a way of telling a gripping fast paced story that will not disappoint Take a trip along the journey s she creates Historical ro [...]


    15. RWA Golden Heart Winner Jacqui Nelson has brought a time in history alive in her historical romance novella, Adella s Enemy A fantastic read that has you turning the pages faster with every sentence, the story is ripe with adventure, intrigue, and romance all in a perfectly described time period that has you feeling as though you re right there Feisty Adella and perfect hero Cormac are a delightful pair, and you ll be waiting to see what Adella does next right up to the last page only to have yo [...]


    16. A beautiful story of falling in love and hidden secrets The main characters pull the weight of this story set around the building of railroads in the wild west A hard working Irishman from the famine period in Ireland, and a young lady trying to survive from the war between the states Death haunts Cormac McGrady s past, and revenge drives Adella Sparks fly when these two come together in this fast paced, and suspenseful romance.I enjoyed reading Adella s Enemy, and look forward to reading the ne [...]


    17. Adella s Enemy is the first historic romance I ve read And my first Jacqui Nelson novel, as well I m hooked The images that Nelson conjures of the west were so real I could smell the mud and manure I loved Adella from the moment I met her if she lived in the century, we d be roommates for sure And her enemy, the Irish railway man, Cormac My only complaint is that my relationship with these characters ended too soon Hoping for a sequel, yes I am


    18. Adella s Enemy is a fun trip back to the heady days of yore when competing railway companies strove to connect the east to the west Jacqui Nelson has woven a great tale with subterfuge, saboteurs and sweet romance Her hero and heroine are richly developed people you ll fall in love with and hate to let them go


    19. Adella s Enemy is a fun read It tells the story of a female rebel spy who tries to sabotage the Katy Railroad, she wants to avenge her bother s death Enters foreman Cormac to make sure the Railroad men are safe Their lives will intertwine and bring romance into their lives Well written, this author didn t disappoint me





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