Mildred Colvin

Biography

Mildred Colvin has been writing sweet inspirational romance since 2001, and is an award-winning author of more than thirty novels in both historical and contemporary themes. She is a member of American Christian Fiction Writers, and is active in a very special critique group. She is also active in her church and enjoys special times with her husband, children, and grandchildren. Her hobbies, when she has time, include quilting, photography, and gardening. Of course, reading is more than a hobby. It’s a way of life.

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Books

Love-Scarred Hands
Series: Hands of Love. Pre-release—available March 5, 2016. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,060. Language: American English. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Was she a mail-order bride or the ill-gotten prize of a gambler? Rose O'Brien, resigned to marry a man she didn't love, fell in love with a man she'd never met. Thomas Atwood, couldn't resist besting his friend in a wager for a girl he didn't know. Can a woman love a man so much he becomes her idol? Rose must make a choice between God and her husband, even if the cost is her life.
Joanna's Adventure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,840. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Joanna Brady should be careful what she asks for! When she prays for excitement with maybe a bit of danger, she doesn't expect to get more than she can handle. Has God sent Clay Shepherd, the most unpredictable and exciting boy she's ever met, back to Cedar Bend, Kansas as the answer to her prayer? Will Clay finally put down roots or must he run again to keep Joanna safe?
Mariah's Hope
Series: Prairie Hearts. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,290. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Mariah Casey has never known the love of a mother. At thirty-five, she's never known the romantic love between a man and woman, or even the love of a child although she's taught school for eighteen years. Her life changes when she moves to Kansas. Sherman Butler quickly falls for Mariah, but his daughter stands between them. Must they turn from each other and a love and family meant to be?
Circle of Vengeance
Series: Prairie Hearts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Carrie dreams of her "mysterious stranger" who suddenly appears out of the storm and rescues her when she least expects it. Has he come to fulfill her dreams or to destroy everything she loves? What secrets does he hide and who is he really? John Thornton is driven by vengeance. Will he accomplish his goal or be stopped by his love for Carrie?
Awakening Joy
Series: Hands of Love. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,730. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
“This is the man I will marry.” Hannah Zorn falls in love at first sight but must compete with her twin sister to win Gus Rohmeier’s heart. Little does she know how devious her sister can be or what she’ll have to do to fight back.
Laurie and the Lawman
Series: Outlaw Gold. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,810. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Can a Lawman fall in love with an outlaw's widow? Follow the story of Seth and Laurie as they fall in love in spite of the insecurity of trusting someone from the "other side." As they try to find two missing bags of outlaw gold and fight evil intent to stay alive, an unlikely family is built that could last a lifetime or fall apart with the speed of a tornado.
Searching for Treasure
Series: Second Chance Love. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,290. Language: American English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Kate and Vince join forces to find a killer when Kate is convinced her grandmother's death wasn't an accident. While they solve Grandma's riddles to find her treasures, Vince becomes Kate's protector and loses his heart to the girl he's never forgotten. Their fear of commitment becomes almost as great an enemy as the killer who's determined to take what isn't his.
Kansas City Romance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 175,170. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Kansas City Romance is a collection of three stories of three couples united by friendship. Babies switched at birth, a divorced couple reunited because of a three-year-old child, and a couple kept apart by his teen-aged daughter create interesting stories of life and love in the Midwest. Christian romance that may seem impossible, but with faith and trust anything can happen.
Brides of Cedar Creek
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 295,320. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Brides of Cedar Creek is a Bundled Box Set, covering all four books in this complete Christian historical romance series written by award-winning author Mildred Colvin. Included in this clean inspirational romance box set are: Book 1 - Cora’s Deception Book 2 - Eliza’s Mistake Book 3 - Rebekah’s Scorn Book 4 - Deborah’s Secret
Silver Lining
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,980. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Abducted by white slavers! In 1891, Danya Morrison is forced into becoming a mail-order bride to escape prostitution. She flees New York City for the safety of the Kansas plains and life with a man she's never met. Matthew Turner has his own problems. A secret he's kept for three years comes back to haunt him when his family orders a mail-order bride for him and she arrives before they tell him.
Mirror on the Fall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,960. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Appearances can be deceiving. Sonya White's world is crashing around her as her step-mother gets cancer, her friend next door makes advances, and she catches her boyfriend kissing another girl. But worse yet, a caped figure tries to kill her three times and she's forced to fun to the safety of the Little family.
Two Lonely Hearts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,410. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Robert Hoyt discovers he was adopted and heads to Kansas City to find answers. A six-year-old boy latches onto him and follows him to Warsaw, Missouri. There, he meets and falls in love with Juliann Farrar. But their love is threatened by the sheriff and the adoptive father he thought was dead. His search for his birth mother brings more than he bargained for, but he gains so much more, too.
Marrying for the Child
Series: Second Chance Love, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,950. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Nicole Anderson returns to Pleasant Spring, Missouri and tries to reunite a mother and son after 20 years separation. She falls in love with the son and his 2-year-old daughter but discovers he doesn't want to meet his birth mother. Drew Carlson loves Nicole but walks away from her after their wedding when he believes she has betrayed him. Is there hope for them? .
Winning Kasi's Love
Series: Second Chance Love, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,510. Language: American English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Kasi Davis has loved Travis Harris since she was too young for him to notice. Then she married Jake Ziliki. Now she blames herself for his death and feels unworthy of Travis. Travis Harris has loved Kasi from the start, but how can he convince her? And how can he stop seeing Jake every time he looks at Kasi's son?
Love's Forgiveness
Series: Oregon Trail, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: American English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Could she give her heart to the man who killed her husband? Abigail Marshall only wants to be left alone in the log cabin Jacob built for her, but everyone says she should marry again. Clay Monroe blames himself for Jacob's death, so he encourages another man to marry Abigail then realizes he's just made the biggest mistake of his life because somehow he's fallen in love with Abigail.
Friends & Foes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,990. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Historical
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A train robbery threatens Louella Tolivar's life, forcing her to make a drastic decision to protect those she loves, including James Carlin, Pinkerton agent. James fights to keep Louella safe while she grows into the woman he wants to spend his life with. Can he give up his badge? Is she willing to give him up so he can continue the life he needs and craves?
Deborah's Secret
Series: Brides of Cedar Creek, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,410. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Historical
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Deborah Asberry's father says she must marry a man with two children that she doesn't know. If only she could love and know the love of a gentle man, but she's never disobeyed her father. Dane Stark needs a mother for his children, but fears childbirth. Their marriage will be one of convenience only. But Deborah harbors a secret that could tear apart their budding love.
Better Than Gold
Series: Love on the Range, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,060. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Allison Johnson's mother taught her to hate her grandfather. Now she lives on his ranch worth three million dollars and has to stay one year to inherit half of it. She can't wait to sell her share. Daniel Sterns owes his life to Allison's grandfather. In spite of her attitude, he's drawn to Allison and wonders if they should merge the ranch and their lives. If only he can convince her.
Rebekah's Scorn
Series: Brides of Cedar Creek, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,440. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Jilted within a week of her wedding! Rebekah Newkirk's pride is hurt more than her heart. She decides she can marry without love. Timothy Donovan, Rebekah's pastor, is skeptical of Rebekah's plans and concerned,but when she attracts a worthy man, he begins his own search for a wife. Only problem is, if true love is only an illusion, why does everything become mixed up?
Three Broken Hearts
Series: Kansas City Romance, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Kent has started a new housing project and hires Amy and her partner as the interior designers. Amy seems perfect for more than her expertise in design. Kent and Amy could easily fall in love and get married, except for one thing. Kent’s preteen daughter, Sierra, doesn’t want Amy for a step-mother. She wants her dad to marry her mother's twin sister so she can have her mom back.
Making Things Right
Series: Kansas City Romance, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,580. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Two years after Lori and Ron are divorced, his older sister leaves her estate and her child to Lori. Will her matchmaking attempt work or will it create even more problems for those she leaves behind?
A New Life
Series: Love on the Range, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,970. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Christian » Romance
She’s city. He’s Country. She just found out they have something in common. Her son! Kimberly allowed her family to pull her from Travis before she knew she was pregnant. Now widowed, she goes to Travis’s ranch with one goal in mind. Tell Travis he’s the father of her six-year-old son. Travis fears for Kim’s city-bred son on his ranch. So he tells Kim
The Preacher's Outlaw Bride
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,470. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A pretend wedding gives eight-year-old KodyAnne the assurance that even the Orphan Train cannot separate her from Michael forever. Their love transcends time until her father, a banker, and a sheriff change their lives.
Lesson of the Poinsettia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Abigail Stevens, part owner of Kingson Steel, lost her sight long ago and has given up on leading a normal life. Her nine-year-old neighbor girl sneaks across the street to see Abigail’s flowers and her father soon follows. Because of the lesson they find in Abigail’s Poinsettias, Abigail and Seth learn to see beyond the darkness of their lives and in the process find love to last a lifetime.
Home's Promise
Series: Oregon Trail, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,440. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Historical
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At long last, Tommy has asked Rachel to marry him. How could anything go wrong now? Rachel Morgan is ready to marry Tommy Donovan. But just as their engagement was a long time coming, it seems their wedding day must also be delayed. Should she use the attractive new neighbor's interest in her to make Tommy jealous? If he doesn't stop talking about the perfect Miss Preston, then maybe she will!
Connie and the Cowboy
Series: Outlaw Gold. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,950. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Born in a brothel! Raised by an outlaw! Under the roof of a lecherous uncle! Connie longs to escape only she doesn't know the way to her inheritance left by her outlaw father. Brett doesn't know what's happening when Connie takes him from jail at gunpoint the night before he's to hang, but he doesn't question. Their lives become ever entangled as they race north for outlaw gold.
Mama's Bible
Series: Oregon Trail, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,960. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance
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Katie Donovan has much to lose, but even more to gain on the Oregon Trail in 1850. Two men vie for Katie’s affection. Clay Monroe is ready to marry and vows he will win Katie’s heart before they reach Oregon. Katie's rebellion against God keeps Jason Barnett from pursuing her. Can he turn away once they reach the land of their dreams?
This Child Is Mine
Series: Kansas City Romance, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 54,500. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Beth Carter and Jon McDuff discover their babies were switched at birth, and they don't want to give up either child. Maybe the best idea is to bring everyone to Jon's house. An impossible situation? With God's help, healing and love may win over heartbreak and loss.
Cora's Deception
Series: Brides of Cedar Creek, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 88,740. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Christian Romance In 1833, Cora Jackson moves, against her will, from St. Louis to the wilds of Southern Missouri. She awaits rescue by her city beau, only he doesn't come. Then she meets Aaron Stark and the lies she believed begin to crumble. Aaron Stark falls in love with Cora as soon as he sees her, but she'll never love him because he can't read nor write. He's only a dirt-poor farmer.
Eliza's Mistake
Series: Brides of Cedar Creek, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Eliza Jackson makes her share of mistakes. When she introduces her father to one woman to keep him away from another, she doesn't expect him to fall in love. Then James Hurley wins her affections until she's told he's been paid to court her. She turns to another man who claims he loves her, but she isn't so sure. Sometimes our plans don't turn out the way we want them to.
Learning to Lean
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Heather has 3 kids and so does Matt. They think that’s too many, but their kids have other plans. Learning to lean on God can take a lifetime or only a lesson in trust.
Love Returned
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,990. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Megan McGinnis falls in love with Scott Landis. But circumstances say his son is the baby she gave away nine years ago. If she confronts him, she’ll lose his love, and he’ll take his son away. If she marries him without telling who she is, she’ll have both husband and son, but be living a lie. Is there a happy ending?

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  • Love For Lenore on Feb. 29, 2012

    This is a story that will keep your interest.It's one you can sit down and enjoy from beginning to end. I believe Mrs. Tittel should write more historicals.