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Little Town on the Prairie

Little Town on the Prairie Laura Ingalls Wilder This seventh book in the Little House series continues to follow the Ingalls family’s new life in De Smet, South Dakota. Laura is now fifteen and is ready to experience all that life can bring. Not wanting to risk another hard winter like the last, Pa once […]

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O Little Town

O Little Town Don Reid O Little Town marks Don Reid’s (of the legendary Statler Brothers) first attempt at fiction. The story covers the comings and goings of the small town of Mt. Jefferson, based upon Reid’s own hometown of Staunton, Virginia. From murder and marriage troubles to friendship and forgiveness, this book hits upon […]

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The Start of Something Big

The Start of Something Big Sunni Jeffers The Grace Chapel Inn series follows the lives of the Howard sisters and the citizens of Acorn Hill, Pennsylvania. The Start of Something Big finds Alice Howard planning a trip to New York City and Jane Howard struggling to balance a new relationship with her responsibilities to her […]

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The Long Winter

The Long Winter Laura Ingalls Wilder The sixth book in Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House series follows the Ingalls family and the town of De Smet through one of the harshest winters the territory has experienced. The family, now settled on their claim in the Dakotas, must find a way to survive the oncoming storms. […]

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Sing a New Song

Sing a New Song Sunni Jeffers The Grace Chapel Inn series follows the lives of Louise Smith, Alice Howard, and Jane Howard, three sisters running a bed and breakfast in the small town of Acorn Hill, Pennsylvania. The series also introduces a variety of characters from inn guests to town locals. It chronicles the adventures […]

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Cross Roads

Cross Roads Wm. Paul Young Cross Roads follows the life of Anthony Spencer, a successful businessman, who has everything going for him and yet nothing at all. A sudden medical emergency leaves Tony fighting for his life in ICU. While still in a coma, he “wakes” to find himself in another world where he is […]

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By the Shores of Silver Lake

By the Shores of Silver Lake Laura Ingalls Wilder By the Shores of Silver Lake is the fifth book in Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House series for children. The story opens in Plum Creek, Minnesota, where the Ingalls family is recovering from scarlet fever. The fever has left Mary, the oldest Ingalls daughter, blind. Pa […]

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