Book: Galveston - 1900 - Indignities Book Five - The Arrangement by N.E. Brown
categories: Book, Family Suspense, Historical Romance, Galveston Flood, Galveston Hurricane, Indignities to Women, Historical Fiction
N.E. Brown about this book: In Book five, Catherine is happily married to a wonderful man, Trent Mathews, but he travels for long periods and causes some uncertainties in their marriage. She continues to be haunted by nightmares and now pregnant, seeks help in dealing with her past. The struggles of coupling with life at the turn of century are difficult enough with new foreigners arriving in the United States every day. One couple finds refuge in Catherine's home and offers to help her and her husband care for their four children.
They appear to be loyal and caring, but there are undercurrents as Martin, the Frenchman, begins to fall back into his old habit of picking pockets. As if that isn't bad enough, he plots to kidnap their baby when he is born. Ms. Brown has a way of drawing you into her books through her characters and you might develop a love/hate relationship with a number of the scoundrels that take part in a vicious scheme that will affect the lives of many. With the help of the Texas Rangers, a massive hunt for the kidnappers takes you on a chase throughout south Texas and into the lives of a wealthy couple who want Catherine's baby as their own. This epic novel will entertain you to the end and shows how difficult it was to live life in early 1900's.
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