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The Sunday Wife

The Sunday Wife I read “The Sunday Wife” a while ago and really enjoy Cassandra King’s writing.  This novel touches on the life of a pastor’s wife who never quite fit into the mold of a minister’s spouse.  After twenty years of marriage, as her husband is assigned to an even larger church, she is…

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The Sunday Wife

I read “The Sunday Wife” a while ago and really enjoy Cassandra King’s writing.  This novel touches on the life of a pastor’s wife who never quite fit into the mold of a minister’s spouse.  After twenty years of marriage, as her husband is assigned to an even larger church, she is befriended by a woman whose friendship makes her question everything she has valued throughout her life.   Her husband is not pleased, and she needs to make some big decisions that I believe you will find intriguing.  Enjoy!

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The Tattered Quilt

The Tattered Quilt Wanda Brunstetter tells an engaging tale in Book 2 of the Quilting Club series.  Brunstetter mixes Amish with English, rough with genteel, as the Quilting Club opens for a second class session to new students as well as old favorites.  As the members of the patchwork group gather to work on quilt…

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The Tattered Quilt

Wanda Brunstetter tells an engaging tale in Book 2 of the Quilting Club series.  Brunstetter mixes Amish with English, rough with genteel, as the Quilting Club opens for a second class session to new students as well as old favorites.  As the members of the patchwork group gather to work on quilt pieces under the instruction of Emma Yoder,  the tattered pieces of their lives become evident and by God’s grace,  healing and mending abound.  This is a feel good book!  Enjoy!

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Rock Harbor Search And Rescue

Search And Rescue Colleen Coble delights readers of all ages with her Rock Harbor series which is based in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. “Rock Harbor Search and Rescue,” is a middle grade fiction novel, but adults will enjoy the suspense and mystery, just as well.  Readers will follow Emily who dreams of being trained…

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Search And Rescue

Colleen Coble delights readers of all ages with her Rock Harbor series which is based in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. “Rock Harbor Search and Rescue,” is a middle grade fiction novel, but adults will enjoy the suspense and mystery, just as well.  Readers will follow Emily who dreams of being trained in search and rescue along with the dogs she loves.  Being from Michigan, this novel is extra special.  I enjoy Colleen’s writing, and I believe you will too.  Enjoy!

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The Road From Gap Creek

The Road From Gap Creek Robert Morgan revisits Gap Creek, in this wonderful story, set during World War II and the Great Depression.  He tells the tale of Annie and her family struggles in the Appalachian landscape.  American history is told through the ordinary family making their way through an extraordinary time.  Fact and fiction…

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The Road From Gap Creek

Robert Morgan revisits Gap Creek, in this wonderful story, set during World War II and the Great Depression.  He tells the tale of Annie and her family struggles in the Appalachian landscape.  American history is told through the ordinary family making their way through an extraordinary time.  Fact and fiction come together as Annie and her family work through the death of Annie’s brother Troy, Annie’s childhood and coming of age as she moves into womanhood.  “Old Pat”, Troy’s dog, is a strong character in the book, so animal lovers will be entranced as well.  Enjoy!

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The Queen Of The Big Time

The Queen Of The Big Time Adriana Trigiani draws reader into the small-town life of an Italian-American family, through three generations with The Queen of the Big Time.   Drawing from Adriana’s grandmother’s experience in owning and operating a factory, a beautiful story is told of the Castellucas who have settled in Roseto, Pennsylvania, with the…

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The Queen Of The Big Time

Adriana Trigiani draws reader into the small-town life of an Italian-American family, through three generations with The Queen of the Big Time.   Drawing from Adriana’s grandmother’s experience in owning and operating a factory, a beautiful story is told of the Castellucas who have settled in Roseto, Pennsylvania, with the central figure, Nella, a determined and passionate woman who cannot forget her first love.  You will love the characters, and the families they make up!  This is a tender love story about a woman who is constantly learning about herself.  Enjoy!

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