Biography: A portraitist in many media, Maria Thompson Daviess (1872-1924) won praise for her photographs as well as her novels and their stage adaptations. Daviess studied art in Nashville, Tennessee, and later traveled to Europe before returning to America to write 13 novels, including the bestselling The Melting of Molly (1912).

Books published by author:


  1. Over Paradise Ridge
    Over Paradise Ridge
    by Maria Thompson Daviess

    Rating: 2.5/5 (231 votes cast)

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    Betty is an unusual muse to two very different men. For Sam, she is a farmer's help mate, bringing to life all of his hard work in the fields. For Pete, she is a playwright's inspiration, reflecting his art back to him. For herself, she must choose one way of life and forsake the other.

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance, Inspirational Romance

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  2. The Heart's Kingdom
    The Heart's Kingdom
    by Maria Thompson Daviess

    Rating: 2.6/5 (261 votes cast)

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    Nickols Powers is desperate for the beautiful Charlotte to marry him. Independent Charlotte, however, is reluctant to accept his religious views as it seems a wife must. She may yet be convinced, however, by the charismatic preacher building a new church in her own backyard.

    Categories: Romance, Inspirational Romance

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