The long-awaited prequel
to the Red River of the North series
Twenty-year-old Ingeborg Strand is certain she is destined
to be an old maid. She’s had several suitors, but none she deemed worthy of
spending her life with. That is, until she meets a university student from
Oslo, and feelings stronger than friendship begin to develop between them. But
tragedy strikes, and the future begins to look bleaker than ever.
Grief settles heavily over Ingeborg, and her mother suggests
that she leave Norway and start afresh in America, as so many others have done
before her. But how will she accomplish that with little money and no one to
It isn’t long before she meets Roald Bjorklund, a widower
who has been planning to go to America for some time, lured by the promise of
free land. He’s a good man, a hard-working man—and he has a young son who desperately
needs a mother. He’s clearly interested in Ingeborg, but is he the answer to
her prayers? And what about love? This isn’t how she’s always imagined it.
Ingeborg Strand has a heartrending decision to make. Download and start listening now!