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Friday, April 29, 2022

The Prairie Roses Collection Book Series by Various Award-Winning Authors - Book Series Overview - Book Trailer - Giveaway - Enter Daily!

Today’s Goddess Fish Promotions Book Tour post features frequent FAB collaborator, awarding-winning, best-selling author Nancy Fraser and her exciting new book, “Ella.”  Nancy’s new book is Book Twelve in the “Prairie Rose Collection,” Book Series.  While her book tour is set to focus on her specific book, “Ella,” I always enjoy sharing Nancy’s new projects and her recent author partnerships.  I didn’t want to distract from her scheduled book tour post, so I created this additional post to showcase her exciting new series and new writing teammates.

In anticipation of this very special new book series, that features the famous Oregon Trail as the series backdrop, Fabulous and Brunette will be awarding a $10 Amazon OR Starbucks Gift Card (Winner’s Choice!!!) to ONE lucky winner!!!  See below for more details.



Check out this exciting new book series!!!

This new book series is comprised of TWENTY-THREE books and each book is written by a different author, however, a few of those authors have penned more than one book in the series.  While the featured book, Book Twelve, “Ella,” by Nancy Fraser is available NOW along with the first NINETEEN books in the series, the remaining FOUR books in the series are to be released over the next few days!!  All TWENTY-THREE books in this book series are FREE on Amazon Kindle Unlimited!!

Please note, that the remaining FOUR books still set to be released will also be FREE on Amazon Kindle Unlimited starting on their publication date.  See below for more details.



Check out the book trailer for this exciting new series!!!




Book One

by Patricia PacJac Carroll

Sadie Bluhm receives the letter to confirm she had been chosen to be the mail order bride for Conrad Frazier in America. She is delighted. Growing up an orphan, Sadie relishes the idea she has been chosen to belong to someone.

Available NOW!!



Book Two

by Caryl McAdoo

Caught between a wagon train and the deep blue sea, Agnes Remington Dalrumple--Remi for short--chooses the overland journey west. Never before on her own, she decides on California to find the father she’s never known.

Available NOW!!



Book Three

by Barbara Goss

As a mail-order bride, Hope finds herself married to an outlaw who leaves her stranded on the Oregon Trail at about the same time as Daniel’s wife dies of cholera.  The wagon train master strongly urges them to join forces and marry.

Available NOW!!



Book Four

by Vickie McDonough

Vickie McDonough is a CBA, EPCA, and Amazon best-selling author of more than 50 published books and novellas. The War Between the States may have ended, but prejudice is still strong among the families journeying together on a wagon train headed down the Santa Fe Trail. Julia Scott is traveling to New Mexico with her father and younger brother.

Available NOW!!



Book Five

by Caryl McAdoo

Forgive, and you’ll be forgiven. How can death, betrayal, a rash proposal, and revenge lead to romance? An abusive controller—ex-brother-in-law, new husband, uncle-stepfather—compels reluctant travelers—his brother’s widow and daughter--westward.

Available NOW!!



Book Six

by Patricia PacJac Carroll

A dispute between a mail-order bride and two men over the rights to a dead man's wagon and supplies on a wagon train to Oregon. Susan has no place to return to. John sees this as his chance to make a life for himself. Ed wants to put away his past for a fresh start.

Available NOW!!



Book Seven

by Donna Schlachter

Kate Benton, daughter of a saloon floozy, runs away days before her official introduction into that sordid life, straight into the arms of Tom McBride, fleeing from his outlaw brother’s past. Can these two young people, damaged and labeled by life experiences, tear down the walls of guilt and mistrust that separate them?

Available NOW!!



Book Eight

by Caryl McAdoo

The Lord works in mysterious ways. Fleeing heartache, shame, and betrayal, Ruth finds all her plans thwarted until the untimely death of a goat that gives her hope! Hired as a wet-nurse for Logan’s motherless son, she rejects his marriage-of-convenience proposal, hoping to find true love at the trail’s end.

Available NOW!!



Book Nine

by Annee Jones

A betrayal...a secret baby….an unknown imposter…will Tess survive the wagon train journey to Sunset Hills, Oregon after her life is threatened? And if so, what will she do once she gets there? 1855. Tess Findlay can’t wait to be reunited with her beau who went out west three months ago to mine for gold, saying he’d send for her soon.

Available NOW!!



Book Ten

by Patricia PacJac Carroll

Sophie Linden left her farm in New York for a chance to see this grand new country. As the last unmarried daughter of the Linden’s, she was in grave danger of ending up the spinster of Conlin County. She also yearns to see Oregon. Captain Farneswell had told everyone about the place as if it was a piece of heaven. Peter Fleming is anxious to go west to Oregon and start a new life. He is leaving his old life in Missouri and all the memories behind.

Available NOW!!



Book Eleven

by Linda Carroll-Bradd

After her father betrayed her trust by gambling away their Kentucky horse breeding business, Cadi Gruffyn salvaged the pregnant prize mare gifted for her 21st birthday. The loss of the horse farm displaces her aunt and uncle, so Cadi joins them on a wagon train to northern California where her brother established a ranch in the Diablo Valley. When her uncle dies, several men approach Cadi, insisting she needs a husband to help her finish out the trip.

Available NOW!!



Book Twelve

by Nancy Fraser

To get away from her late husband’s questionable deeds, Ella Winslow takes her three children and heads west to the unsettled Washington Territory to claim land she believes she’s inherited from her father. Tucker McAlister was fired from his position as deputy marshal for arresting the mayor’s brother-in-law for spousal abuse. His mentor has found him another job, first escorting the wagon train going west and. then, as the new marshal in the growing town of Tacoma, Washington.

Available NOW!!



Book Thirteen

by Donna Schlachter

Calli works as a nurse with the US Army at Fort Bridger, Wyoming in 1880. When a wagon train full of discouraged emigrants passes through on its way east, a pregnant widow delivers her baby then dies. Bradley Wilson, leading this train, has few options. He asks Calli to travel with them until they find a relative to take the child in St. Joe, Missouri.

Available NOW!!



Book Fourteen

by Vickie McDonough

A woman fleeing her past runs straight into her future. Laney Dawson is desperate to leave Council Grove, KS. Her abusive father is getting out of prison in a week, and she refuses to allow him to hurt her again. With few options available for a young woman, she poses as Lane, a teen boy, and hires on with a family traveling the Santa Fe Trail to New Mexico.

Available NOW!!



Book Fifteen

by Patricia PacJac Carroll

Sabra had her life planned out, until everything fell apart. Bartholomew wouldn’t know a plan if it bit him. A supply train of freight and family wagons along the southwest, an ornery camel, and a wild journey throw Sabra and Bart together.

Available NOW!!



Book Sixteen

by Zina Abbott

Man goes to mountaintops to pray. Woman, caring for hearth and home, stays too busy to climb, so God comes to her. Because Pearl has no acceptable marriage prospects, when her father decides to sell out and join her brothers in Oregon Territory, she must go, too. Her father’s assurance that he plans to travel the safer Applegate Trail to reach the Willamette Valley brings little comfort.

Available NOW!!



Book Seventeen

by Marissa Masterson

Pikes Peak Or Bust! Glory’s father catches a fever—gold fever. While it’s late in the season to start out, a wagon train forms to head to Colorado. She has no choice but to go with her father, leaving in late July. The trip will be only 6oo miles. Easily done before snow falls. What could go wrong?

Available NOW!!



Book Eighteen

by Rena Groot

Strong, determined Rose finds more than she bargained for on a wagon train headed out West on the Oregon Trail. Will she be able to leave the comforts of high society behind to survive the rigors of the trail? Will she humbly admit her need for strength, hope and courage from God?

Available NOW!!



Book Nineteen

by Shonda Czeschin Fischer

Aria Cane is headed west with her family running from a secret that could destroy them all. Creed Townsend, the son of a pastor, decides to head west to start a church of his own when the local townsfolk decide he’s too young to take over their congregation after the death of his father.

Available April 29th, 2022



Book Twenty

by KC Hart

When Elsie Kandel's wealthy, doting father dies, leaving her free to make her own choices, along with the finances to see them through, Elsie decides it’s time to prove to herself, and everyone else, that she is more than a porcelain doll in a pretty dress. She will move west to California to live with an estranged aunt and pursue what she has secretly longed to be for as long as she can remember—a midwife.

Available April 30th, 2022



Book Twenty-One

by Linda Carroll-Bradd

Amity Grenville is set on reaching Oregon’s Sweet Home Valley, where her aunt and uncle have a farm. They were part of the Great Migration of 1843, and Amity saved every letter Aunt Beitris wrote, complete with advice on the journey preparations. Amity is eager for a fresh start, in the hopes that her husband, Garvey, will find a new vocation in farming and leave behind his drinking and gambling ways.

Available May 1st, 2022



Book Twenty-Two

by Angela Lain

Amy was the oldest surviving daughter of the Morrin family. Since they had fled Ireland in search of a better life she had always know they were only a few steps ahead of destitution. The Oregon Trail spelt more freedom than Amy had ever known, but arrival in Fort Laramie brought heartache. Faced with abandoning his dream, Mr. Morrin accepted the offer of restocking the wagon in return for Amy’s hand in marriage to a man of his own age.

Available May 2nd, 2022



Book Twenty-Three

by Caryl McAdoo

Trust in the Lord with all your heart; and lean not unto your own understanding. In all your ways, acknowledge Him and He will direct your path! An evil tragedy upends Jo's young life. Sickness propels the young lady and her grandfather from the thick, moisture-laden air of the Mississippi to drier desert land at the end of the Santa Fe Trail.

Available May 3rd, 2022


Find out more info about these books and their authors here:




Fabulous and Brunette will be awarding a $10 Amazon OR Starbucks Gift Card (Winner’s Choice!!!) to a randomly drawn winner via Rafflecopter.

This giveaway event ends on May 3rd, the day the last book in this series, “Jo,” by Caryl McAdoo is released.

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****Giveaway Event Ends at 9pm (PST) on May 3rd, 2022****


Also be sure to check out today’s earlier blog post, the Book Blast event for this book series, highlighting Nancy Fraser’s new book “Ella,” plus, my book review, and enter to win a $20 Amazon OR Barnes and Noble Gift Card giveaway!!

Check it out here:



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  1. Ally, you have outdone yourself. Thank you so much for this lovely recap of the entire series.

  2. Thank you so much for this great post.

  3. Thank you for sharing about this series

  4. I am familiar with Nancy Fraser.

  5. I would like the Amazon Gift Card.

  6. Good morning. This is KC Hart. Thank you for sharing my book Elsie today. I loved writing about Elsie and Dr. Randolph Foster’s journey across the Oregon/Santa Fe trail. I learned so much and my respect for these pioneers grew immensely. Most of these people literally walked across the US. Can you even imagine????

  7. Thank you for the beautiful post. I’ve posted it on my FB page. Blessings!
    Rena Groot 💕

  8. What a great post to feature the Prairie Roses Collection, especially, ELLA by Nancy Fraser. Thank you.

  9. Thank you so much for this fabulous post!