Historical Inspirational Romance

Looking for a gentle romance? Try these stories of faith and love in times gone by.

Hearts That Survive: A Novel of the Titanic

By Yvonne Lehman

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"On April 15, 1912, Lydia Beaumont is on her way to a new life with a boundless hope in love and faith. Her new friendship with Caroline Chadwick is bonded even more as they plan Lydia's wedding on board the grandest ship ever built. Then both women suffer tragic losses when the unsinkable Titanic goes down. Can each survive the scars the disaster left on their lives? Decades later, Alan Morris feels like a failure until he discovers he is the descendant of an acclaimed, successful, heroic novelist who went down with the Titanic. Will he find his identity with the past, or will he listen to Joanna Bettencourt, Caroline's granddaughter, who says inner peace and success come only with a personal relationship with the Lord? Will those who survived and their descendants be able to find a love more powerful than their pain?"
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Witness in Heaven

By Gilbert Morris

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The tenth book in Gilbert Morris's sweeping and personal history of the Civil War, "A Witness in Heaven" retells the classic Pygmalion tale--set against the gold fields in Colorado and the war-ravaged landscape around Richmond.

Part of his Appomattox Saga.

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Where the Wild Rose Blooms

By Lori Wick

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Clayton Taggart is anxious to leave his small Colorado town to begin his training as a teacher when Jackie Fontaine moves into town. Just as the two start to become closer, a secret threatens to tear them apart.
Part of the Rocky Mountain Memories series.
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Twice Blessed

By Sharon Gillenwater

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When professional gambler Camille Dupree arrives in Willow Grove, Texas, to start a new and respectable life, she is not sure how long she will stay. Then she discovers the goodness of her neighbors, and grows closer to the mayor, Tyler McKinnon. When her past comes back to haunt her, can Tyler forgive her so that they can both find happiness?
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The Looking Glass

By Richard Paul Evans

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After his wife died in childbirth, minister Hunter Bell lost his faith. Heading west, he becomes involved in gold mining and gambling. One night in the snow, he finds injured Quaye, a battered wife, surrounded by wolves. Can the two find love and save themselves?

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The Bluebird and the Sparrow

By Janette Oke

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Berta has always felt plain and unloved compared to her younger sister Glenna. Always considered the dependable one, she hides her true feelings away. Her relationship with her sister grows more and more distant until the day she must look at herself and discover just what the difference is between them.
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Summer of the Midnight Sun

By Tracie Peterson

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In 1915 Alaska, Leah Barringer, anxiously awaits the return of her missing brother, Jacob. When he finally arrives, he brings back Jayce Kincaid, Leah’s former love, who awakens feelings she thought were long since buried.
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Olivia's Touch

By Peggy Stoks

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When Dr. Ethan Gray arrives in town, local healer Olivia Plummer is as excited as the rest of the town—until he threatens to have her arrested for practicing medicine without a license. After Ethan hurts his hand, the town marshal, seeing a way to make peace, orders the two to work together. As they work together, they are surprised to find themselves falling in love.
Part of the Abounding Love series.

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Love Comes Softly

By Janette Oke

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After her husband dies unexpectedly, Marty enters into a marriage of convenience with Clark, who needs a mother for his young daughter, Missie. Together they learn that love comes softly.

Also available on video. First of a series.

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