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Three Page-Turning Novels in One Volume!
Ellen Barrett is a Pulitzer prize-winning journalist with an uncertain marriage, a forgotten faith, and haunting memories of her picturesque hometown and the love she left behind. The eldest of five siblings, she longs for the time, long ago, when they were a happy family. Now Ellens beloved father is dead, and she returns to her childhood home to make peacewith the people who still live there, with the losses and changes that time has wrought, and with the future God has set before her.
Maggie Stovall is one of the golden people. She has it all together... at least on the surface. Ben Stovall is a godly husband and successful attorney. He has no idea of the darkness about to overtake his life. Amanda Joy is a child of societyabused, broken, thrown away. But her trust in God is still alive. When Joy Came to Stay is the heart-wrenching story of one womans descent into the shadows of depression, her husbands search for understanding, and a precious childs unwavering faith.
Faith Evans is an up-and-coming newscaster, a woman of honor and integrity who must take a stand against the one man she never imagined would be her enemy. A beloved, hundred-year-old statue of Jesus stands in a small-town parkbut some say its a clear violation of separation of church and state that must come down. Jordan Riley is a powerful attorney fighting for human rights and against God, but still reckoning with bitter boyhood losses. Amid political intrigue, social injustice, and personal conflicts, will love be enough when the battle rages on every side?
What Readers Are Saying About KAREN KINGSBURY Fiction
Alland I do mean allof Karen Kingsburys books have touched my spiritual life in a deep way. I have recommended her books to men and women alike!
Debbie, Marana, AZ
Karen Kingsburys Christian fiction is the standard by which I judge all Christian fiction.
Robin, Fairfax, VA
Karen Kingsbury is our book clubs favorite author. We often discuss how each of her novels not only entertain us, but inspire us to live out our faith in a real, everyday, every moment way.
Lynda, Covington, WA
Karens books never cease to amaze me. After reading one, I not only feel connected to the characters and the events, I feel Ive walked in the presence of Christ and Hes spoken mightily to me. I always cry when I finish onetears of good-bye to the friends Ive come to love and tears of thankfulness to my heavenly Father. I can t wait to read the next one!
Linda, Batavia, IL
Story Behind the Book
Each of my novels is a piece of my heart. Where Yesterday Lives was my first-ever novel, and as such it is somewhat autobiographical. The childhood story of Ellen Barrett, her love for her parents and siblings, is my storythough her current story and struggles are fictional. On Every Side sheds light on the struggle for religious freedom in todays climate, something I am passionate about. Finally, When Joy Came to Stay is the story of one womans battle against depression and the secrets of her past.
From the Hardcover edition.
|Publisher:||Doubleday Religious Publishing Group, The|
|Publish Date:||Oct 02, 2012|
|Number of Pages:||752|
|Shipping Weight (in pounds):||1.96|
|Product in Inches (L x W x H):||9.0 x 6.0 x 1.9|
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