Rita Gerlach writes inspirational historical fiction with a romantic bent, with unique settings in both America and England. She lives with her husband and two sons in a historical town nestled along the Catoctin Mountains in central Maryland.
Before the Scarlet Dawn
Beside Two Rivers
Beyond the Valley
Surrender the Wind
The Rebel’s Pledge
Thorns in Eden & The Everlasting Mountains
Rita’s Website: http://ritagerlach.blogspot.com
Rita’s Blog: InSpire http://inspire-writer.blogspot.com/
Thorns in Eden
The Everlasting Mountains
A 2-in-1 Collection / Historical Drama
John Nash journeys back to England before the first shots of the Revolution are fired. Rebecah Brent, a young woman who has known little more than the solitude of an isolated manor, has lost her father and is now under the control of a domineering patriarch.
As their romance unfolds, they become trapped in a slanderous scheme forged by Rebecah’s uncle, Sir Samuel Brent. The door is rapidly closing to return to the Colonies, forcing Nash to leave England and return to a land immersed in one of the most infamous Indian wars in Colonial history. When an unselfish request is made by Nash’s father, Rebecah flees the entanglements of her uncle in order to be reunited with the man she loves.
Can Nash protect his beloved from a renegade who has no allegiance to any nation, tribe, or creed, wanted for robbery and murder, who has vowed vengeance? In Thorns in Eden and The Everlasting Mountains, love and faith are the sustaining forces that cannot be overtaken by the vines of adversity.
As the firebrands of the Revolution grow hot, they marry and work together to build their estate, Laurel Hill. Facing a strange new world, Rebecah experiences the prejudice of being English, but finds friendship and acceptance in the wilds of the Maryland frontier. John Nash leads a band of rangers who protect the frontier families from Indian attack. His friendship with Chief Logan has not prevented the Indian War from reaching their peaceful home along the lush hills of the Catoctin Mountains.
In Ebook: http://www.amazon.com/Thorns-Eden-Everlasting-Mountains-ebook/dp/B00CIV5IRO/ref=la_B00279KETE_1_8?ie=UTF8&qid=1366992430&sr=1-8
Paperback release in early May
Thanks for sharing with my readers today, Rita! Much success to you with Thorns in Eden!