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The Loyal Heart

The Loyal Heart

By Shelley Shepard Gray
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.13 Stars

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On 12/3 Melissa Williamson wrote: Shelley Shepard Gray is an author I discovered first through BookLook. I very much enjoyed her previous historical novel series. She is also known for writing Amish fiction which isn't my preferred genre. I was excited to have the opportunity to review another book from this author.  The setting ... A Loyal Heart: A BookLook Blogger Review

Melissa's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/3 Heidi Reads... wrote: This was an enjoyable historical novel set during Reconstruction, with some flashbacks to memories of the Civil War. The pace was slow but steady for the first part of the book, then picked up in the latter half when more things began to happen. There was a lot of telling of the characters' thoughts ... Review: The Loyal Heart by Shelley Shepard Gray

Heidi Reads...'s Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/15 Only A Little While wrote: Create in me a clean heart, O God. Renew a loyal spirit within me.Psalm 51:10DescriptionRobert came to Galveston to fulfill his promise to a dying man and look after his widow. He didn’t expect to find love in the unlikeliest of places.Robert Truax, former Second Lieutenant and Confederate officer ... Book Review: The Loyal Heart (A Lone Star Hero's Love Story) by Shelley Shepard Gray

Only A Little While's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/4 Sara@Save Money, Live Joyfully wrote: I’m reviewing another historical fiction novel today (surprise, surprise!) Step back into Reconstruction Era Galveston, Texas with The Loyal Heart, the first book in Shelley Shepard Gray’s new Lone Star Hero’s Love Story series. We meet former Second Lieutenant in the Confederate Army, Robert Truax, ... Wish There Was More Character Development

Sara@Save Money, Live Joyfully's Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/4 MeezCarrie wrote: There are certain authors who are “auto-read” authors for me, meaning that whenever they release a new book I automatically add it to my “must read soon” list. It almost doesn’t even matter what the book is about. Shelley Shepard Gray is one of these authors. I have loved her Amish fiction ... Book Review: The Loyal Heart by Shelley Shepard Gray

MeezCarrie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/3 Stephanie Dunsdon wrote: Robert came to Galveston to fulfill his promise to a dying man and look after his widow. He didn’t expect to find love in the unlikeliest of places.Robert Truax, former Second Lieutenant and Confederate officer in the Civil War, made a promise to his comrade Phillip Markham. If anything ... The Loyal Heart - Book Review

Stephanie's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/29 everett1951 wrote: The Loyal Heart by By Shelley Shepard Gray Book DescriptionRobert came to Galveston to fulfill his promise to a dying man and look after his widow. He didn’t expect to find love in the unlikeliest of places.Robert Truax, former Second Lieutenant and Confederate officer in the Civil War, made a promise ... The Loyal Heart by By Shelley Shepard Gray

everett1951's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/22 Bookishqueen wrote: My Rating: 3.5 StarsDescription: Robert Truax, former Second Lieutenant and Confederate officer in the Civil War, made a promise to his comrade Phillip Markham. If anything happened to Phillip, Robert would look after his beloved wife, Miranda. She was his life, his world, his everything.After the ... The Loyal Heart- Shelley Shepard Gray

Bookishqueen's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/22 Serving Joyfully wrote: This book was well-written, and engaging. I was interested the entire time, I loved learning about Robert and Miranda, and it was a good book. My "complaints" are more about personal preference than the quality of the writing. The romance took a back seat to the war related mystery that was going on ... The Loyal Heart {Book Review}

Serving Joyfully's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/17 Sally McCombs wrote: In January 1865, a group of Confederate soldiers made a vow to look out for each other once the war was over. At the time, they were prisoners in the Johnson’s Island POW camp in Ohio. Although the war would end just three months later, not all of them would leave the camp alive. One of the deceased ... The Loyal Heart, by Shelley Shepard Gray

Sally's Rating:

4 Stars