Memories of a Dirt Road Town, Horse Dreams Trilogy Series #1
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Number of Pages: 288
Vendor: B&H Books
Publication Date: 2005
Dimensions: 9.0 X 6.0 (inches)
Availability: In Stock
Series: Horse Dreams Trilogy
Teresa5 Stars Out Of 5Wonderful story of seeking peace and God's plan!June 21, 2014TeresaQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5I bought the book because I recognized the name of the author, and the story summary caught my attention. I identified with the background of the main character. The story is so well written and the characters now seem like good friends. Loved the humor and the suspense woven throughout. Great example of a Christian book that proves a story can seem realistic without stooping to inappropriate language or story line. Can't wait to read the second book in this series, "The Mustang Breaker."
SharonPort Saint Lucie, FLAge: 45-54Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Great book.January 30, 2012SharonPort Saint Lucie, FLAge: 45-54Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5I love horses and cowboys and loved this book series. It was funny and had some suspense also. It will keep you entertained. You also learn some self discovery lessons along the way.
Linda LaRockYakima, WAAge: 55-65Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5A man who knows how women thinkJune 17, 2011Linda LaRockYakima, WAAge: 55-65Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5This series was great! If you've never read any books by Stephen Bly, you will be an instant fan.
Somehow he knows how women think. I love the conversations Dev has with herself and God. You'll feel like you have a new friend. There's a little romance to make it interesting, but not the main focus of the book. Stephen Bly always comes up with the most interesting characters for the main character to interact with.
My husband loved the book, as well.
Ava Brazeal5 Stars Out Of 5September 3, 2008Ava BrazealOutstanding for all Horse Dreams Trilogy. All 3 sequels were delighful and inspirational, and well written...I would love to read more of Stephen Bly! Thanks
Cindy5 Stars Out Of 5March 12, 2006CindyHey all you single sophisticated city slicker girls....after you get lost in this story you'll be lookin' to snag you a cowboy! I LOVED this book! I got lost in the adventure...wishing I was in Develyns boots....could actually taste that orange popsicle, which seemed to be her snack of choice. And which smooth talkin cowboy is she gonna fall for......I hope she picks __________! The downside is...it ended too soon!
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Located in: Winchester, Idaho
Submitted: September 14, 2006
Tell us a little about yourself. I live in a town of 308 people. (Winchester, Idaho) It's almost too big for me. I love remote places. The West gives me a chance to see people clearly . . . one at a time. I will always live out here.
What was your motivation behind this project? I drove northwest out of Casper, Wyoming, turned down a dirt road and headed for the distant Big Horn Mountains. Right after I crossed a desolate railroad track I stumbled upon a tiny, dirt road town. At one glance, I could tell there was a story there.
What do you hope folks will gain from this project? Develyn Worrel isn't going home . . . but she is going to search for a childhood memory. And she finds it! I'm hoping there are some good memories my readers and go back and find. You had some good days in the past...enjoy them again.
Who are your influences, sources of inspiration or favorite authors / artists? Some people ask me, how are you able to write so well from a woman's point-of-view? I've spent over 42 years listening to thoughtful and wonderful wife who tells me everything in her mind. What a treasure she is.
Anything else you'd like readers / listeners to know: Develyn is an Indiana schoolteacher. I have great respect for the dedication and hard work of teaching kids. My grandma was an Indiana schoolteacher before she moved to California in the early 1900s.