- Title: Wild Irish Rose
- Author: Diane Roth
- ISBN: null
- Page: 162
- Format: Kindle Edition
They call it Cowtown in the 1890 s, but it might just as readily be dubbed Helltown In the heart of downtown Fort Worth, Texas is Hell s Half Acre, the jumping off place for drovers driving their herds north through Indian Territory, and it boasts saloons, gambling establishments, and brothels per square foot than any other place in the world A dubious distinctiThey call it Cowtown in the 1890 s, but it might just as readily be dubbed Helltown In the heart of downtown Fort Worth, Texas is Hell s Half Acre, the jumping off place for drovers driving their herds north through Indian Territory, and it boasts saloons, gambling establishments, and brothels per square foot than any other place in the world A dubious distinction, to be sure And it s just the sort of place a lady avoids at all costs Miss Caitrin Lonigan, however, is no ordinary lady She s lived with the effects of demon rum and the losses of gambling all her life, knows only too well how they erode families, and has resolved to take a righteous stand with her sisters in the Women s Christian Temperance Union to fight the evils of the Acre Though she is known to the nefarious citizens of Fort Worth as a spinster, a paragon of virtue and all things genteel and edifying, her life is about to take a dramatic detour as she plans to adopt her late sister s children Barely able to fend for herself, Caitrin has no notion how she will manage to feed Meggie and Bryan, but she sets her stubborn will to the task, thrilled with the idea of finally raising a family McKain Travers is a master gambler, a vagabond of sorts, handsome to a fault, and charming as the devil Ever the blackguard of his family, absolutely nothing in his jaded past has prepared him to raise a family, but that s exactly what he plans to do He has money in the bank, time on his hands, and a solid determination to see his late brother s children raised by family It doesn t matter that he has little to recommend him for the job He ll do whatever it takes to convince Judge Hampton to award him legal custody of Meggie and Bryan It s a perfect set up for failure on a grand scale as these two can agree on virtually nothing Love, however, sometimes takes us by surprise, seeing past foolish prejudices and overcoming jaded pride This book contains adult situations and sexual content inappropriate for younger readers.
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I was asked to read and review “Wild Irish Rose”. The book started off good. I liked the characters and the story until I got to know Caitrin’s character more. I really liked McKain’s character. He had his vices but he was a good man with a good heart. Caitrin’s character was far from likable for me. She was such a miss priss about everything but then she turned into a wish washy character who liked to play immature games. I didn’t care for the love triangle storyline either. I loath [...]
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