Home / Blog / Post

A Reader's Opinion: CHOOSING BRAVERY by Jacqui Nelson

Updated: Feb 2, 2020


Choosing Bravery is a story of two people with brave and beautiful hearts. Ms. Nelson transported me to the 1860s in Oregon Territory to follow their high adventures! Élodie Rousseau was left in the wilderness and taken in by a schoolmistress and Osage warrior, both with special talents and skills they pass onto Élodie, which is how she becomes the legendary Yellow Feather. Lachlan Bravery, a legendary tracker, must join forces with Élodie to repay what he feels is a debt to a mentor.

Ms. Nelson takes the reader on a western adventure with descriptive storytelling and tender romance. These two characters have to find a way to heal their souls and trust in what matters most. There are touches of intrigue mixed with a blooming romance between Élodie and Lachlan to make this novella an enjoyable story for lovers of historical western romance.

Rating: 4 Stars | Content Rating: 2 Hearts | Reviewed by: Kathy Scott



When legends collide, will the sparks ignite their love or drive them apart? (Oregon Territory - 1868) After her parents vanished in the wilderness, Élodie Rousseau found a home with an Osage warrior and a logging camp schoolmistress who joined forces to return Élodie's beloved spirit horse. With them as her teachers, she became the legendary Cascade Mountain guide, Yellow Feather. She knows everything about surviving and thriving in the wild, but something is missing. Legendary Far North fugitive tracker, Lachlan Bravery, is tortured by his failure to find the one person who mattered most—the mentor who taught him everything he once held sacred. Driven to repay a dead man, his hunt for a notorious band of outlaws brings him to Élodie’s mountain where they must join forces on a final quest deep inside a cave with the power to destroy not only their unexpected love but their lives. Brave the wild. Bury the past. Choose your destiny. Choosing Bravery is a stand-alone novella set in a beautiful but dangerously unforgiving wilderness. It’s also the third book in the award-winning Lonesome Hearts series which can be read in any order.

Genre: Historical Western Romance | Pub Date: July 31, 2017 | Page count: 99pp

Format Read: E-Book | Source: Provided by the author or publisher

#AReadersOpinion #HistoricalWesternRomance #2017Review

Join us!

Any adventure you could possibly imagine can be found between the covers of a book. 

Discover More Great Books

COMMENTS: Spam comments will be removed and the user who posted the spam will be blocked. Anyone who leaves a comment is expected to be kind and courteous towards others so that this remains a happy place. 

Disclosure of Material Connection: Some of the links in the post above are “affiliate links.” This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, we may receive an affiliate commission for qualified purchases. This does not cost you, the consumer, anything, and helps us keep this blog operational. We are disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

Subscribe Today!

Never miss a great book or giveaway.

All subscribe options >

Books and Benches

 This website is privately owned. It is run by a dedicated group of volunteers whose primary goal is to have fun while sharing one of our favorite things—books!