Love in the Land of Dragons

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Romance  |  House: Booksie Classic

For twenty year old Elizabeth Ander, 1920's China was the ideal place to begin a new life after the death of her fiance. So she volunteers to become a missionary but along the way she meets a mysterious man who may change her life in ways she cannot imagine.

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Love in the Land of Dragons

For twenty year old Elizabeth Ander, 1920's China was the ideal place to begin a new life after the death of her fiancé. So she volunteers to become a missionary but along the way she meets a mysterious man who may change her life in ways she cannot imagine. Read Chapter

Chapter Two ? With the wagon carrying Elizabeth Ander and Carlton Chambers in tow, the two white horses trotted down the dust lad... Read Chapter

Chapter Three ? Ten jagged miles later, Elizabeth Ander finally arrived at her destination. She noted the sun was beginning to se... Read Chapter

Chapter Four     Elizabeth Ander managed to keep pace with Miss Chang, as the feisty and petite old woman hastily h... Read Chapter

Chapter Five ? The harsh sunlight bathed the entire corn field in a golden glow. Elizabeth Ander found herself behind the wheel o... Read Chapter

Chapter Six ? Elizabeth Ander’s first week at the Sanctuary House breezed by, as she found herself falling into a comforta... Read Chapter

Chapter Seven ? The rising sun gradually painted the dawn a shade of stunning crimson. Elizabeth Ander glanced... Read Chapter

Chapter Eight ? Elizabeth Ander found herself not only utterly surprised but somewhat speechless, as the ever so dashingly handso... Read Chapter

Chapter Nine ? For the next few minutes, Elizabeth Ander and Carlton Chambers rode in silence. The occasional backfire of th... Read Chapter

Chapter Ten ? As the gibbous cloud that had momentarily obscured the sun began to dissipate, a single ray of sunshine illuminated... Read Chapter

Chapter Eleven ? As darkness quickly entrenched itself across the province, Father John Polsky was in his study sitting comf... Read Chapter

Chapter Twelve ? Where in Hell did he go? Carlton Chambers wondered of Father Polsky, who just seconds before had mysteriously va... Read Chapter

Chapter Thirteen ? ? Carlton Chambers wasn’t a particularly religious man. Even though as a child growing up in Albany, New... Read Chapter

Chapter Fourteen? ? For Carlton Chambers and Father John Polsky time stood flawlessly still, as they apprehensively awaited Dr. X... Read Chapter

Chapter Fifteen   Late in the evening, long after Father Polsky had retired and Pia was back in his billet for the night, Mi... Read Chapter

Chapter Sixteen ? Elizabeth Ander found herself drifting in and out of consciousness. Blurred images and muffled sounds surrounde... Read Chapter

Chapter Seventeen Elizabeth Ander felt like a princess, as she imagined herself living in this castle called the Sanctuary House... Read Chapter

Chapter 18

CHAPTER EIGHTEEN   Miss Chang came out to the porch carrying a tray with two cups of freshly brewed tea. "Thank you, Mis... Read Chapter

Chapter 19

CHAPTER NINETEEN   Learning the fate of her missionary predecessor, Alice Riley, made Elizabeth Ander's thoughts swirl like ... Read Chapter

Chapter Twenty

Chapter Twenty   It was Thursday; just before dawn. As he sat behind his desk in the study; the invitation to the Ambass... Read Chapter

Chapter 21

  CHAPTER TWENTY-ONE   From Elizabeth Anders's perspective, time had mysteriously slowed down. The street crowds, s... Read Chapter