Loved it-though the degree of heartbreak was fairly high(show spoiler)
which I guess is to be expected from "Covered Wagon Fiction" God--that makes it sound so typical which it most definitely was not.
In Lee Westfall, Rae Carson has written a strong female who has more than one secret to keep as she heads to the California goldfields. I don't want to say more because I don't want to give anything away. All I can say is if you loved her debut series I don't think you'll be disappointed.
Don't know how I'm going to wait until the next volume!!