このトピックには1件の返信が含まれ、1人の参加者がいます。4 ヶ月、 3 週間前に sound-weib さんが最後の更新を行いました。
2020年12月23日 6:42 PM #5276
The Remember Box
(Job’s Corner Chronicles, #1)
by Patricia Sprinkle
- Publisher: Zondervan Publishing Company
- Language: english
- Format: paperback, 412 pages
- Author: Patricia Sprinkle
- Genres: fiction, mystery, southern, historical
- Release date: November 1, 2000
- ISBN: 9780310229926 (0310229928)
- Series: Job’s Corner Chronicles, #1
About The Book
I stroked the satin wood in delight and confusion. Why should Uncle Stephen send it to me? The Remember Box was Aunt Kate’s private place, the one we were sternly forbidden to open. Suddenly I was reluctant, even fearful — a modern Pandora, about to let out our own lost world. That box held one year I’d spent a lifetime trying to forget.
Summer in Job’s Corner meant big trees, cool grass, and sweltering afternoons stretching endlessly under the Southern sun. Those were the days without plastic, microwaves, television, or air conditioning, a time when clocks ticked comfortingly in the night and a cool breeze was a gift. But as the long sultry summer of 1949 comes to an end, events will transform this sleepy Southern crossroads.
After losing her mother to polio, eleven-year-old Carley Marshall comes to Job’s Corner to make a new start, along with her Aunt Kate and Uncle Stephen Whitfield and her cousins Abby and John. The family is welcomed warmly by this small North Carolina community as Stephen takes up the post of pastor to Bethel Church, a Presbyterian congregation. But their welcome begins to wear thin and covert criticism runs rampant as Stephen challenges age-old beliefs and traditions.
As Job’s Corner confronts national struggles for civil rights, coal strikes, and hysteria over Communism, Stephen’s voice of reason gets lost in the growing hostility of a vocal minority. Though this quintessential Southern community seems to be filled with people who are the salt of the earth, secrets and lies are hidden beneath the easy-going surface — and the truth must be revealed before an innocent man is convicted of murder.
With the dawning of a new decade, Carley learns to face her own family secrets. And discovers that we all must make the journey to truth alone.
TXT The Remember Box buy cheap on Audible. PDF ebook The Remember Box Patricia Sprinkle on reader. FB2 book The Remember Box read online Android on Walmart. MOBI ebook The Remember Box by Patricia Sprinkle download. Paperback The Remember Box.
FictionBook book The Remember Box by Patricia Sprinkle buy for Mac on Powells. MP3 ebook The Remember Box Patricia Sprinkle read. EPUB The Remember Box download on iPad on Book Depository. Online book The Remember Box buy cheap for Kindle. Hardcover book The Remember Box Patricia Sprinkle download on Barnes & Noble.2020年12月27日 8:13 PM #5350
General Climatology by Howard J. Critchfield · 9780133492170