Tag Archives: historical fiction

The sound of distant thunder

Jonas’ commitment to his beliefs, both of being Amish and being a conscientious objector yet also  being an abolitionist, are in many ways at odds with each other.

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The space between words

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, retired public librarian and long time book discussion leader   Introduction Title: The space between words Author: Michele Phoenix Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publication Date: 2017 Format: Paperback Length: 327 pages OVERVIEW Jessica is a victim of a mass shooting in Paris, France and when she regains consciousness is confused and disoriented. Her friend Patrick seems to continue to […]

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The sound of rain

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, retired public librarian and long-time book discussion leader   Introduction Title: The sound of rain Author: Sarah Loudin Thomas Publisher: Bethany House Publication Date: 2017 Format: Paperback Length: 331 pages OVERVIEW After Judd Markley’s leg is broken in a mine accident in West Virginia and his younger brother Joe Loses his life, he is off to a fresh […]

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Bleak Landing

Todd has written a very easy-to-read book set in Canada during the Great Depression.

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