A Heart’s Betrayal (A Journey of the Heart #4) by Colleen Coble review

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Emmie finds shelter in the arms of a soldier, but her secret could drive them apart.

When Emmie Croftner answered the door to her late husband’s home, she discovered a terrible truth. A woman she’s never met reveals that she and Emmie shared the same husband and that the bigamist had never divorced his first wife. The home and farm are not Emmie’s property after all.

Suddenly displaced and powerless, Emmie realizes she can’t stay in Wabash, Indiana, any longer. She makes for Fort Laramie, Wyoming, where her friend Sarah Montgomery and a new beginning await her. But when she arrives, she discovers she’s carrying a child, conceived before her husband’s death. Was the new start she’d hoped for only a mirage?

At Fort Laramie, a soldier named Isaac Liddle begins to court Emmie, prompting her to wonder whether she could ever really be his–and whether she dares to tell him she is carrying another man’s baby

 

My thoughts:

In A Heart’s Betrayal, we get to know more about Emmie, the sister of Ben Croftner, who was a thorn in Rand Campbell’s side.  You feel for Emmie in her situation and what he ex husband has done. She meets Isaac but is afraid he will not like her carrying another man’s baby.

The story is great just like the first 3 books.  Don’t wait to read these wonderful books.  It can be read as a stand alone but I would recommend reading in order.