By Annie Jones

ISBN-10: 1426854218

ISBN-13: 9781426854217

What does it say approximately me that the object that has ultimately made me "cool" between my foster son's acquaintances is my skill to element corn chips out of a warehouse-club monster bag, then drown stated corn chips in pasteurized melted cheese product? i will let you know what it says. It says welcome to Nacho Mama's condominium . . .

Soccer mother, budding journalist, dutiful doctor's spouse and mom of 2 -- Hannah Bartlett feels she's without notice been passed an entire plate from the buffet of lifestyles. a brand new child on my own may crush, yet upload a nine-year-old foster son, meddling associates and Hannah's nagging self-doubt, and you have a recipe for catastrophe. What else can a mother do . . . yet cross AWOL?

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By Bethany Pierce

ISBN-10: 0764208500

ISBN-13: 9780764208508

Amy Gallagher is an aspiring author who, after numerous rejections, has settled for a occupation as an English professor in small-town Ohio simply to pay the money owed. All her desires all at once begin to get to the bottom of as rejections pile up--both from publishers and her boyfriend. yet simply as Amy fears her existence is caught in a preserving trend, she meets the mysterious, beautiful, and unavailable Eli.She struggles to stroll the positive line among friendship and whatever extra with Eli, at the same time staying real to her religion turns into all at once advanced. while secrets and techniques, tragedy, and bad judgements reason rifts in Amy's relationships, she needs to come to phrases with who she's develop into, her unrealized aspirations for her existence, and the country of her religion. Can she dare to wish that she's going to locate love and success regardless of all of it?

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By Lynn Austin

ISBN-10: 1556614365

ISBN-13: 9781556614361

Booklet 1 within the Refiner's fireplace sequence. The daughter of a filthy rich slave-holding relatives from Richmond, Virginia, Caroline Fletcher is raised in a tradition that believes slavery is God-ordained and biblically appropriate. yet upon awakening to the cruelty and injustice it encompasses, Caroline's eyes are opened for the 1st time to the boys and girls who've cared tirelessly for her. Her trip of adulthood and religion will draw her into the abolitionist circulation, the place she is faced with the dangers and sacrifices her ideals entail.

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By Sandra D. Bricker

ISBN-10: 1426707622

ISBN-13: 9781426707629

Thirty-six-year-old Emma Rae Travis has been baking area of expertise tarts and melt-in-your-mouth pastries on the Backstreet Bakery in historical Roswell, simply outdoor of Atlanta, for the final six years. yet the following s the rub approximately her activity as a baker ... Emma is diabetic. while she tastes her creations, it may well simply be within the so much minute parts. Emma is taken into account an artisan for the lovely cr??me brulee marriage ceremony cake that gained her the Passionate Palette Award final 12 months, yet she s by no means even had one complete slice of it. while Jackson Drake hears approximately this neighborhood baker who has gained a prestigious award for her marriage ceremony cake artistry, he tells his assistant to make certain and contain her within the pastry tastings scheduled at his new marriage ceremony vacation spot lodge the subsequent week. And for Jackson, that specific day has began badly with workmen trapped in a damaged elevator and a supply of a number of dozen 300-thread-count mattress linens within the fallacious dimension deserted within the foyer. but if the smug baker he met per week previous in Roswell stumbles into the eating room with a platter of pastries and a bucketful of orders, he understands for definite: It s going to be a very rotten day. Can those ill-suited gamers grasp the high-wire act and make a cross in their new company enterprise? Or will they take one another crashing downward, with out a web? and may the shock marriage ceremony on the Tanglewood be theirs?

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By Lynette Eason

ISBN-10: 037344382X

ISBN-13: 9780373443826

Dangerous Admirer via Valerie Hansen

Someone's stalking Rachel Hollister. With suspects at each flip, it truly is deputy Jase Morgan's activity to halt the threat shadowing her steps. because the so much romantic vacation of the yr methods, can she belief this fascinating officer along with her life...and her heart?

Dark Obsession through Lynette Eason

Hang-up calls, graffiti, break-ins at her store correct prior to Valentine's Day... somebody desires to scare Holly Maddox--and it truly is operating. Her highschool sweetheart, Eli Brody, involves the rescue, yet without doubt the good-looking detective does not really plan to stick. there is nowhere for Holly to show as danger--and heartbreak--start remaining in.

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By Mesu Andrews

ISBN-10: 1441214828

ISBN-13: 9781441214829

Readers usually give some thought to task sitting at the ash heap, his existence in shambles. yet how did he get there? What was once Job's realistic earlier than tragedy struck? What did he imagine as his international got here crashing down round him? And what used to be lifelike after God restored his wealth, overall healthiness, and kinfolk? via painstaking study and a writer's artistic brain, Mesu Andrews weaves an emotional and stirring account of this popular tale advised throughout the eyes of the ladies who enjoyed him. Drawing jointly the account of activity with these of Esau's tribe and Jacob's daughter Dinah, Love Amid the Ashes breathes lifestyles, romance, and fervour into the vintage biblical tale of ache and steadfast religion.

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By Susan Wiggs

ISBN-10: 0778312488

ISBN-13: 9780778312482

She left her baby at the back of, yet could not permit her goAs an irresponsible younger mom, Jessie Ryder knew she'd by no means be capable of provide her infant the reliable kin that her older sister may possibly, and the protection her baby deserved. So Luz and her husband followed little Lila and instructed her Jessie used to be yet a far off aunt.Sixteen years later, having traveled the realm with the winds of regret at her again, Jessie is postponing her photojournalism profession to come home—even if it ability throwing her sister's global into turmoil.Where lifestyles as soon as appeared choked with boundless chance, Jessie is now on a trip to redeem her careless prior, bringing along with her a poor burden. Jessie's arrival is destined to show the secrets and techniques and lies that hardly held her daughter's adoptive family members jointly first of all, but the reality can accomplish that even more than simply damage. it may possibly deliver you domestic to a brand new form of honesty, laying off its gentle into the inner most corners of the center.

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By Karen Kingsbury

ISBN-10: 0310257719

ISBN-13: 9780310257714

ISBN-10: 0310295041

ISBN-13: 9780310295044

The hope-filled sequel to the bestselling One Tuesday Morning during this new novel by means of Karen Kingsbury, 3 years have handed because the terrorist assaults on ny urban. Jamie Bryan, widow of a firefighter who misplaced his existence on that poor day, has stumbled on which means in her season of loss via volunteering at St. Paul's, the memorial chapel around the road from the place the dual Towers as soon as stood. the following she meets an everyday circulate of individuals touched by means of the tragedy, together with males with whom she feels a connection. One is a firefighter additionally replaced by means of the assaults, the opposite a police officer from l. a.. yet as Jamie will get to understand the police officer, she is surprised to determine that he's the brother of Eric Michaels, the fellow with the uncanny resemblance to Jamie's husband, the guy who lived along with her for 3 months after September eleven. Eric is the fellow she has vowed by no means to determine back. definite she couldn't proportion even a friendship together with his brother, Jamie shuts out the police officer and delves deeper into her paintings at St. Paul's. Now it's going to take the patience of a tenacious guy, the questions from her curious younger daughter, and the phrases from her lifeless husband's magazine to maneuver Jamie past one Tuesday morning. 'Jamie Bryan took her place on the a ways finish of the Staten Island Ferry, pressed her physique opposed to the railing, eyes at the position the place the dual Towers as soon as stood. She may face it now, each day if she needed to. The terrorist assaults had occurred, the realm alternate middle had collapsed, and the one guy she'd ever enjoyed had long gone down with them. overdue fall was once hotter than traditional, and the breeze around the water washed over Jamie's face. If she may possibly do that, if she can make this trip thrice every week whereas Sierra was once at school, then she may well persuade herself to get via one other lengthy, darkish evening. She might face the empty position within the mattress beside her, face the eager for the fellow who were her ally, the single she'd fallen for whilst she was once just a girl.'

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By Susan Wales

ISBN-10: 1426702159

ISBN-13: 9781426702150

Valeria's pass is the tale of a third century Roman marriage, solid in violence and deceit and equipped on spiritual competition. it truly is in regards to the some ways that women and men love and struggle and grudgingly appreciate. but in spite of everything, God's faithfulness triumphs.

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