A trove of forgotten letters reveals a love that is defied a world war. In 1924 Robert accompanies his missionary parents to Japan. Robert and his parents are forced to leave Japan but Roberts stays in contact with Makiko by writing letters. With the outbreak of war all correspondence ends. Robert fears the worst for his friends. Find out more here- www.theforgottenletters.com Historical
When your childhood has been devastated by your parent’s sadistic abuse, how can you ever forgive them? In A Broken Childhood: Forgiveness Ola’s harrowing story of child abuse continues when she’s sent home to Nigeria. However when Ola escapes, she finds that the hardest battle is still ahead of her. Learn more at http://lydiataiwo.com Non-fiction / Child-abuse
When a five-year-old Ola was sent to live with her parents, she was plunged into a world of violence. Beaten almost daily, and protecting her younger brother and sister, Ola endured sadistic abuse that left her bloody and scarred while somehow trying to find the strength to survive. This is her story. Learn more about this book and author http://lydiataiwo.com Tragic Life Stories – Non-Fiction
From the author who penned The Wake of Forgiveness, ten remarkable, contemporary stories that tackle what it means to be a man. Learn more about this book here, http://bit.ly/pGUnk3 and its author here, http://www.brucemachart.com/ Fiction, Short Stories
The Language of Flowers, Vanessa Diffenbaugh’s mesmerizing, moving, and elegantly written debut novel, beautifully weaves past and present, creating a vivid portrait of an unforgettable young woman whose gift for flowers helps her change the lives of others even as she struggles to overcome her own troubled past. Learn about the book here, http://bit.ly/pCAU8a Learn about this author here, www.VanessaDiffenbaugh.com Fiction
A sweeping tale of two love stories, ninety years apart, set against the rich backdrop of war-torn India. An American woman, Evie, discovers a hidden packet of old letters and becomes consumed by a need to piece together the story behind them. Evie chases her Victorian ghosts, leading us through bazaars and temples as well as the dying society of the British Raj. Learn about the book and its author here, http://www.ellenewmark.com/ Historical
Colossians 3:12 tells us to clothe ourselves in Christian virtues like forgiveness, joy, patience, compassion. But how does that work in real life? Can we really dress up in the character of Christ? Kelly Minter says the answer is yes, if we let the Master Designer do the fitting. Learn more about this book here, http://bit.ly/gxbxs5 and its author here, http://kellyminter.com/ Christian Non Fiction
Archbishop Desmond Tutu retells his favorite Bible stories, artfully highlighting God’s desire for all people to love one another and find peace and forgiveness in their hearts. Twenty artists from around the world have been selected to illustrate the stories. Their stunning illustrations allow readers to experience the Bible stories as if they were there. Learn more about the book here: http://bit.ly/b2fMA1 and its author: www.childrenofGodbible.com Children’s Christian Bible Stories
The music of Marion LoGuidice delivers poetic lyrics and forceful melodies which explore the intimate world of grief, beauty and forgiveness. Operating at the crossroads of rock, pop and folk, Marion is in her own words as young as tomorrow, and as old as yesterday.
Celebrating life’s simplest but most essential values, packed with laughter and tears, this is a story of forgiveness and the power of love. You will never forget the special moment in time that is an An Amish Christmas. Learn more about this book and author: http://bit.ly/9hsCLy
Brad Cutler, twenty-eight, is a rising star at his New York ad agency, about to marry the girl of his dreams. Anyone would agree he has it all a great career, a beautiful and loving fiancée, and a fairy tale life ahead of him—when memories of a high school girlfriend begin to torment him. Lost innocence and one very difficult choice flood his conscience, and he is no longer sure what the future will bring except for this: He must find his old love and make amends. Haunted by the past and confused about the future, he turns to God seeking forgiveness and redemption.
Shades of Blue by Karen Kingsbury. Christian fiction, literary fiction, Spiritual Growth, Contemporary. Find out more about Karen Kingsbury at http://www.karenkingsbury.com/. Find out more about the book at http://tinyurl.com/yg8agzt.