Tag Archives: historical fiction

The Bridge to Cutter Gap

Reviewed by: Alyssa Roat, a professional writing major at Taylor University   Introduction Title: The Bridge to Cutter Gap Author: Catherine Marshall, adapted by C. Archer Publisher: Evergreen Farm Publication Date: 1995, 2018 Format: Print book Length: 104 pages OVERVIEW In 1912, 19-year-old Christy Huddleston sets off from her comfortable home in Asheville to teach the poor children of the Smoky Mountains, […]

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Legacy of Mercy

Lynn Austin’s writing is, as always, a delight, rich and compelling and well researched.

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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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