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A NEW BEGINNING: Hollywood actor Dayne Matthews and Katy Hart are married and living in Bloomington, Ind., where Dayne has found a solution to his on-camera love scenes--he wants Katy to star in his next film. Katy wins the part and is cast opposite her super-star husband. The story of a small town girl's dream come true is too much for the press to resist, and in an effort to appease them, the couple agrees to a 12-episode reality show. It seems like the perfect compromise but by the time they finish filming the movie, they feel cracks around the edges of their marriage. Now they face an uncertain future, and possibly the end of everything that truly matters to them. AN UNFORGETTABLE SUMMER: The Baxter family learns that Ashley and Kari are both pregnant, but an ultrasound reveals that something is wrong with one of the babies. As the summer progresses, the sisters pray for a miracle while trying to face the unthinkable. It's in this trying season that they must all learn the lesson God has been trying to teach them--He is still in control, and He will be with them regardless of the outcome. AN EMOTIONAL FAREWELL: The Flanigans continue to draw closer to their only daughter, yet Bailey struggles to find her way amidst the turmoil of adolescence. She has always made good decisions, but she wants to experience more of life. Her friendship with Cody Coleman--the young border staying with the Flanigans--continues to blossom in this summer after his graduation. But when Cody decides to enlist in the Army, he'll have to say goodbye to the family he's come to love and the girl he'll never forget.
Publisher: Carol Stream, Ill. : Tyndale House Publishers, [2007]
Copyright Date: ©2007
ISBN: 9780842387484
Branch Call Number: KIN
Characteristics: 350 pages ; 21 cm.


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Oct 02, 2012

I've the Firstborn series and i can't wait to read these books!

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I love all her books.This is the real deal

Jul 13, 2012

No other author can touch your heart and soul like Karen Kingsbury. There are so many nuggets of wisdom packed into a very engaging story. Karen Kingsbury is blessed with a rare talent; her books affect every reader, inspiring them to become closer to God.

Apr 29, 2011

once again Kingsbury is able to deliver a heart-warming story that will inspire to go on your knees & pray. A wonderfully written spiritual story.

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Jul 13, 2012

This book deals with a lot of personal trials, the main one being how a couple deals with news of a fatal birth defect that their unborn child has, and the far reaching affects this news has on their extended family.

In a day and age in which human life is so devalued, Karen Kingsbury forces us to see life in Biblical terms.


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