Ann Laurel

Biography

Ann loves to write inspirational sweet romances. Her first series, The Cattlemen's Wives, are western historical mail-order brides. All of her books are guaranteed to make you feel good when you reach the end.

Ann lives with her husband and children in the beautiful Ozark Mountains in the south. She enjoys raising Godly children, volunteering with her church, homemaking, and writing.

Where to find Ann Laurel online

Series

Valley Springs
Introducing Ann Laurel’s first Christian contemporary romance series – Valley Springs. Meet 5 couples from Valley Springs and take the journey through life’s struggles and hardships into the fullness of a life of love and happy endings. Embracing Hope, Embracing Life, Embracing Love, Embracing Courage, and Embracing Purpose.
Embracing Hope
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Embracing Life
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Embracing Love
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Embracing Courage
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Embracing Purpose
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Pregnant Mail Order Brides
Pregnant Mail Order Bride series features standalone books. Each story is a sweet clean western historical romance with heavy inspiration tones.
Fern
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Hannah
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Rosalie
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Audrey
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Pregnant Mail Order Brides
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Mail Order Brides of Jasper Falls Ranch
The boys of Jasper Falls Ranch are grown and its high time they each found a wife. Each story is a clean western historical romance with strong Christian tones.
Jasper's Bride
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Dirk's Bride
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AJ's Bride
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Henry's Bride
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Mail Order Brides of Jasper Falls Ranch
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Rose Creek Ranch Mail Order Brides
Clean, Christian Western historical romance books. Introducing the Rose Creek Ranch Mail Order Bride series. Each book features a mail order bride for a man at the Rose Creek Ranch in Colorado. Though this is a series, each book is stand-alone and can be read in any order.
Judith
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Rachel
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Gena
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Helena
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Rose Creek Ranch Mail Order Brides
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The Cattlemen's Wives
The Cattlemen's Wives Series can easily be read in any order, as each story is a standalone book. All The Cattlemen's Wives books are Clean Sweet Western Historical "Mail-Order Brides" Romance books.
The Rescued Bride
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The Widowed Bride
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An Irish Bride
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The Orphaned Bride
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The Cattlemen's Wives Mail Order Brides
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Books

Embracing Purpose
Series: Valley Springs. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 45,890. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2018 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Allison’s life didn’t turn out the way she’d planned. The moment she graduated from college everything changed. She found herself traveling down a path she didn’t choose. When Allison’s mother, Lilly, received the bleak diagnosis of cancer, the young lady had to step in and help care for her and her special needs baby sister.
Embracing Courage
Series: Valley Springs. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 40,080. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2018 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Christian » Romance
When Savannah Patterson became more than her parents could handle, they sent her to a place that could help mold her into a proper young lady. Grey Templeton minded his own business as he counseled the troubled young ladies at the Our Lady of Virtue Boarding School for Girls. He never expected God to answer a prayer for his future in such a different way than he dreamed possible.
Embracing Love
Series: Valley Springs. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 43,260. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
The impromptu wedding of Shay's best friend in Las Vegas produced an outcome she never dreamed could happen to her. Handsome Hunter, the groom's best man came along to witness the wedding. The attempt to give the happy couple the day of their dreams infringed upon Shay and Hunter and life forever changes when they find themselves in a very compromising situation.
Embracing Life
Series: Valley Springs. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 52,290. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2018 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Christian » Romance
What happens when Jenna Meredith wakes from a coma after eleven years? Told from Jenna's point of view, follow her path back to life and love as she comes to grip with life in Valley Springs after being absent for over a decade. Discover the truths of what happened along with her in this gripping story of recapturing life through faith and love.
Embracing Hope
Series: Valley Springs. Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 57,450. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2018 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Introducing Ann Laurel’s first Christian contemporary romance series – Valley Springs. Meet 5 couples from Valley Springs and take the journey through life’s struggles and hardships into the fullness of a life of love and happy endings. Book One - Embracing Hope. Single mother Riley struggles with raising her baby, Zeke, by herself.
Anna's Choice
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 17,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Christian » Historical
When Anna forsook her parents' arranged marriage to Franklin and instead answered a mail order bride ad, she fell in love through the letters with Timothy. While her mother planned a wedding for Anna and Franklin, the young lady prepared to run away at the last minute to meet with the man she was going to marry.
The Marrying Kind - Mail Order Bride
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Answering a mail order bride ad was the only way Serenity Hopkins could gain the attention of ranch hand Isaiah Martin. Serenity Hopkins decided she'd find her own husband since her father, Daniel Hopkins, seemed too busy with the ranch to help her. When Serenity learned why none of the ranch hands paid her any attention she took matters into her own hands.
Pregnant Mail Order Brides
Series: Pregnant Mail Order Brides. Price: $9.99 $5.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Clean western love stories "Mail Order Bride" with strong Christian slant. Can the lonely rancher save FERN from the horrible event that nearly cost her life? Will Wesley Wild be the man HANNAH hoped he’d be or will he turn his back and forget about her? After an ill-fated marriage will ROSALIE ever find true happiness and love again? Will Cliff and AUDREY ever find their way together?
Mail Order Brides of Jasper Falls Ranch
Series: Mail Order Brides of Jasper Falls Ranch. Price: $9.99 $5.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 59,920. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Do you enjoy a sweet and clean western historical romance? Mail Order Brides of Jasper Falls Ranch combines all four books in the series in one download. Jasper's Bride Dirk's Bride AJ's Bride Henry's Bride Strong Christian tones contained within each of the mail order bride short stories.
Rose Creek Ranch Mail Order Brides
Series: Rose Creek Ranch Mail Order Brides. Price: $9.99 $5.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 71,050. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
"Clean Western Historical Romance" with heavy Christian tones. The Rose Creek Ranch Mail Order Brides is 4 books in 1. Each book features a mail order bride for a ranch hand working at the Rose Creek Ranch in Colorado. All four books included: Judith Rachel Gena Helena
The Cattlemen's Wives Mail Order Brides
Series: The Cattlemen's Wives. Price: $9.99 $5.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 80,780. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
The Cattlemen’s Wives series is about young Christian ladies looking to become the bride of a strong, hardworking cattleman in the West. The stories tell of the test of faith and life in trying times and in their eventual stirring of true love which prevails and wins in the end. Includes BONUS BOOK – The Bear Hunter’s Bride along with Books one through four of the series.
Audrey
Series: Pregnant Mail Order Brides. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
A sweet Western & Frontier Christian Romance. Cliff Whitfield decided he was ready for a bride when he placed the ad in the back of the travel magazine. When life fell apart, his father became ill, and his brother’s wife had a difficult pregnancy Cliff had to give the girl that answered the ad a way out. Then the interested girl sprang shocking news on him causing him to think twice about her.
Rosalie
Series: Pregnant Mail Order Brides. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
A sweet western historical romance. After an ill-fated marriage will Rosalie ever find true happiness and love again? Rosalie Benson thought she had everything she wanted in life, a good man to call her husband and a home. When Raymond Stanberry leaves Rosalie in a heap of hurt she tries to re-establish her life by answering a mail order bride ad.
Hannah
Series: Pregnant Mail Order Brides. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
A sweet western historical romance. Will Wesley Wild be the man Hannah hoped he’d be or will he turn his back and forget about her? Hannah Elms’ life took a turn for poverty when her father passed away and her home was taken over by a band of cowboys and burned to the ground. Broken and in despair, Hannah lived off the streets as she laid in an alley on death’s door.
Fern
Series: Pregnant Mail Order Brides. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
Can the lonely rancher save the young lady from the horrible event that nearly cost her life? When Fern Wood hopped on the train in Alabama to take her to South Dakota to meet and marry the man she had courted through letters for the past two years she had happy thoughts and love in her heart. Half way there the unthinkable happened and forever changed her life.
Henry's Bride
Series: Mail Order Brides of Jasper Falls Ranch. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
A Clean Western Historical Romance. Henry, the youngest Winslow brother is finally up for getting a wife. Anxious and excited Henry sends off the mail order bride ad proclaiming the first answer back will be the one he’ll marry. Ruthie Ethyl just turned eighteen and upon leaving the orphanage she goes on a journey to find her real mother and discovers so much more.
AJ's Bride
Series: Mail Order Brides of Jasper Falls Ranch. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
A Clean Western Historical Romance. Theodore Magnus felt it high time to force his twenty-year-old daughter, Bella, to move West and marry the man he hand chose from the many mail order bride ads. Though Bella was reluctant at first she finds after a perilous adventure that AJ Winslow rides in to her rescue. Bella felt she would have been just as well to stay home in Georgia an old-maid.
Dirk's Bride
Series: Mail Order Brides of Jasper Falls Ranch. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 15,040. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
A Clean Western Historical Romance. It's now Dirk’s turn for a bride. Jordan Brothwood has in mind to give his daughter a better life than caring for her ailing mother and aging father. Knowing Sadie won’t leave on her own he takes matters into his own hands by answering a mail order bride ad for her.
Jasper's Bride
Series: Mail Order Brides of Jasper Falls Ranch. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
The boys of Jasper Falls Ranch are grown and its high time they each found a wife. With the help of the pastor’s wife, the oldest, Jasper Winslow, places out an ad in a western travel magazine for a bride. Annette Mason happens to discover the magazine while cleaning the home of her employer. Determined to leave the city of Chicago behind, Annette answers it in spite of her parents’ disapproval.
Helena
Series: Rose Creek Ranch Mail Order Brides. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
A clean, Christian Western historical romance book. Helena Straw faced big trials after a tragic incident took away the happy life she once knew. Faced with major decisions, Helena chose the only thing she knew to do, and answered a mail-order bride ad for a fast resolution to help her family out of a dangerous situation.
Gena
Series: Rose Creek Ranch Mail Order Brides. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
A clean, Christian Western historical romance book. Gena Crowley had to face many demons in her short life starting with the shocking death of her mother. Forgiveness came easy until the cruelty of her father turned on her and she ran for her life into the arms of a stranger she had met through a mail order bride ad, Isaac Sheills. Can Gena ever find her way to trust and happiness?
Rachel
Series: Rose Creek Ranch Mail Order Brides. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
When Jonathan Oakden opened the rose-scented answer to his mail-order bride ad he never dreamed it came all the way from a sweet aristocrat lady name Rachel Reeves. The daughter of a duke had fallen in love with the rancher through their letters. Defying her parents’ wishes she makes her way to America with plans to travel West to meet the man who had captured her heart.
Judith
Series: Rose Creek Ranch Mail Order Brides. Price: Free! Words: 15,880. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
Meet Judith, a poor girl from a coal miner’s family in West Virginia. With great reluctance, she heads West to meet the man her Ma found through a mail order bride ad. A story of trials, tragedy, and ultimate triumph through faith and love.
The Orphaned Bride
Series: The Cattlemen's Wives. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 17,960. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Western
Meet Cassandra Fisher, an orphan from Western Texas. After surviving a horrific act of nature, a rescue came along and pulled her from the clutches of death. After moving on with the pastor and his wife Cassie brushed up on her sewing and singing skills. She figured her life would be serving the people of Federal, Texas right alongside her newfound parents. Sweet, clean mail order bride romance.
An Irish Bride
Series: The Cattlemen's Wives. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Western
Kathleen Hayes fears her papa will die leaving her all alone in the world. She meets a new friend who offers safety from the elements as she struggles to get back on her feet. She answers a mail order bride ad she discovered in the back of a magazine.
The Widowed Bride
Series: The Cattlemen's Wives. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 15,370. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Amelia Shaw had a beautiful life at one time but after the war, her life forever changed. Now she faces a whole new life again due to acts of nature. This book is a clean, inspirational western historical romance. Though it is a part of The Cattlemen’s Wives Series, it is a standalone book with a happily ever after ending. Read The Cattlemen’s Wives in any order!
The Rescued Bride
Series: The Cattlemen's Wives. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Christian » Western
Book One in The Cattlemen's Wives series, the Rescued Bride is about a lonely girl who reaches out to a mail order bride ad in hopes of finding love in a rancher in the wild west, far from her home. All The Cattlemen's Wives books are Clean Sweet Western Historical "Mail-Order Brides" Romance books.
The Bear Hunter's Bride
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A clean wholesome western historical romance about a mail order bride in the old west.
Priceless - Love's True Worth
Price: $5.99 $3.00 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 104,980. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Inspirational
The story of a young girl who became an adult much too soon, but was brought from from the depths of despair to a life of blessings after discovering the love of a Savior.