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A Garden in Paris
by Stephanie Grace Whitson Details
Mary Kathleen Davis finds the framed motto in the back of a dusty antique shop, and it haunts her. After twenty-six years as the trophy wife of a powerful man, Mary is a widow with no sense of identity. She finds herself wondering ``what might have been,' and torments herself with guilt over her treatment of an old flame. She has the notion that if she can return to Paris with her increasingly distant daughter, perhaps she'll be able to reconcile with the past and find a new future. The trip to Paris will change everything for these two women, in ways neither could imagine.
Embrace Me
by Lisa Samson Details
Unlikely best friends Valentine and Lella, one scarred horribly and the other a multiple amputee, make ends meet by working in the Roland Wayfaring Marvels and Oddities show, always conscious that they are different from "regular people." Samson's compelling tale of their quest to make sense of their own little world and their need for love and acceptance will stay with the reader long after finishing the novel.
Forever
by Karen Kingsbury Details
Katy Hart is thrilled about her future with Hollywood's Dayne Matthews. But as she plans a wedding and looks for a house on the shores of Lake Monroe, she receives tragic news. Now she and the members of the Baxter family must travel to Los Angeles and sort through their options. While paparazzi open fire on the Baxter family, Luke Baxter must wrestle with feelings that have troubled him for nearly a year. Ultimately, the Baxter family must pull together one last time in an act of service and love to help Katy and Dayne find what they've always been looking for--a chance at forever.
Happily Ever After
by Susan May Warren Details
God has answered Mona Reynolds's prayers and given her the opportunity of a lifetime: she is about to open her own bookstore-coffee shop, the Footstep of Heaven. Now Mona has no time for love and no hope that a man can ever be the hero of her dreams. But when she hires mysterious drifter Joe Michaels to be her handyman, she discovers that it isn't only in fairy tales that people live "happily ever after."
Heavens to Betsy
by Beth Pattillo Details
Betsy Blessing thinks that she can deal with just about anything until her limits are tested when she becomes senior minister at her church. On top of that, she is starting to have romantic feelings for fellow seminarian David Swenson.
Hideaway
by Hannah Alexander Details
Still haunted by the tragic death of her sister, Dr. Cheyenne Allison arrives in the quaint town of Hideaway, Missouri to start over, but her new surroundings are suddenly plagued by terror when she becomes the target of a vicious vandal, forcing her to place her trust in her mysterious neighbor.
Like a Watered Garden
by Patti Ann Hill Details
Struggling to get through her grief after losing her husband, Scott, in a tragic accident, Mibby Garrett seeks renewal through her garden design business, Perennially Yours. As she lovingly tends to some mysteriouly ailing rosebushes, God renews her lonely heart, teaching her to rise from the ashes of her loss and rediscover the joy of living for the sake of herself and her young son.
Million Dollar Dilemma
by Judy Baer Details
When Cassia Carr's office mates take up a collection to buy a joint lottery ticket, Cassia, a Scripture-spouting pastor's daughter who hates gambling and would never dream of playing Lotto, ponies up five bucks, mistakenly thinking she is contributing to a present for a colleague's baby shower. When she and her co-workers actually win, our leading lady determines to give away her sharea staggering $20 million. Charitable organizations, and a few hucksters posing as such, queue up for her handouts, and Cassia must figure out where God would have her donate her ill-gotten gains. Meanwhile, there's the matter of Cassia's heart, as a trio of suitors vie for her affections.
One More Sunrise
by Michael Landon Details
When Joe's beat-up Stearman begins a long spiral toward earth during his usual crop-dusting routine, he begins an odyssey that heads him back toward life, love, and true devotion.
Redemption
by Gary Smalley Details
When Laura Baxter Jacobs finds out that her husband is involved in an adulterous relationship and wants a divorce, she decides that she will love him and remain faithful to her marriage at all costs.
Remember Me
by Deborah Bedford Details
Sam Tibbits loves life--especially life at Piddock Beach , where his family spends their vacations. It's here that he's come to care for Aubrey, his childhood confidante. So the year Aubrey's family moves away with no forwarding address, Sam is crushed. He was going to propose. Aubrey McCart enjoys being with Sam; he accepts her unconditionally like her father never has. But when her father's pride and joy--her brother--is killed in Vietnam , Aubrey is unable to cope. She chooses a path that changes her life forever, leading her away from Sam. Years later, when Sam and Aubrey find themselves back at Piddock Beach , the two are forced to confront their abandoned friendship and make peace with their lives. But can they do so without overstepping their moral boundaries?
Secrets
by Kristen Heitzmann Details
Lance Michelli is on a quest to discover his grandmother's secrets. But to find out what happened all those years ago, first he'll have to get through the young woman who now owns the old villa in Sonoma--their sparring creates a fierce and uncomfortable attraction.
Spring Rain
by Gayle G. Roper Details
Leigh Spenser, a young teacher and the single mother of ten-year-old Billy, is thrown into conflict. Clay Wharton, the boy's estranged father, comes home to Seaside, New Jersey, to await his twin brother's death from AIDS. Threats against Billy's life ratchet the tension tighter, as Leigh wrestles with both tough and tender feelings for her old flame. Clay's own conflict, as he seeks to come to grips with his brother's lifestyle choices and the needs of the boy he fathered, underline the issue of God's forgiveness in the hearts -- and lives -- of this modern-day family.
Stuck in the Middle
by Virginia Smith Details
Joan Sanderson's life is stuck. Her older sister, Allie, is starting a family and her younger sister, Tori, has a budding career. Meanwhile, Joan is living at home with Mom and looking after her aging grandmother. Not exactly a recipe for excitement. That is, until a hunky young doctor moves in next door. Suddenly Joan has a goal--to get a date. But it won't be easy. Pretty Tori flirts relentlessly with him and Joan is sure that she can't compete. But with a little help from God, Allie, and an enormous mutt with bad manners, maybe Joan can find her way out of this rut.
True Devotion
by Dee Henderson Details
Navy SEAL Joe "Bear" Baker resists asking Kelly Jacobs to marry him, fearing that she could face the pain of widowhood a second time, until the man responsible for her husband's death threatens her.
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Uncommon Heroes
Updated 08/16/2011
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