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An Uncommon Woman

Western Virginia in the 1770’s is not for the faint of heart. Tessa Swan who has been born and raised on
the frontier along with five brothers is a courageous and outspoken woman. Clay Taggert, raised by
Lenape Indians, takes command of a fort bearing his name after distinguishing himself in the Seven
Years’ War. He brings along Keturah, Tess’s childhood friend, who was an Indian captive like himself.
Tessa tries to reconnect with Keturah who has forgotten much of her childhood with her family before
being taken by the Indians.
Charged with keeping peace with the local tribes, Clay is trying to avoid any romantic involvement with
Tessa. When Tessa is captured by the Indians, Clay is determined to rescue her and the nature of their
relationship changes.

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Out of the Embers

This is the first book in the Mesquite Springs series. After her parents were killed, Evelyn Radcliffe grew up in an orphanage. Ten years later, the orphanage burns down and Evelyn and a young orphan girl, Polly, alone escape. Believing she is the intended victim of the fire, she and Polly escape to Mesquite Springs and Evelyn establishes a new identity.

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Journey to Love

The purpose of this book is to help the reader learn to accept love from others and to love those around them. This is a collection of 40 short, story-driven readings with reflection questions and exercises at the end of each reading. These questions and exercises will help the reader process the readings, record their thoughts in a journal and perhaps even discuss the concepts with friends.  The goal of this is to find out how to be more loving and to receive more love.

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Grit and Grace: Heroic Women of the Bible

Reviewed by: Jarm Del Boccio REVIEW INTRODUCTION Title: Grit and Grace: Heroic Women of the Bible Author: Caryn Rivadeneira Publisher: Spark House (imprint of Beaming Books) Date: 2017 Format: Paperback Length: 127 pages OVERVIEW Strong women characters are a popular topic these days, but this devotional for middle-grade girls brings it to a new level […]

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