Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Announcing Our Fall Book Club Selection

Boy, are you ever in for a fantastic ride with our fall book club selection, The Silent Gift by Michael Landon, Jr., and Cindy Kelley. Once you meet the book's main characters, single mother Mary and her deaf-mute son Jack, you will not want to put the book down as you follow the pair through the highs and lows of their life in the Great Depression.

But as one reviewer said, "The Silent Gift is more than an adventure story: it raises many moral and ethical questions as well as theological ones. ... Through the richly drawn characters who move in and out of Mary’s life, we discover the value of love, feel the pain of betrayal and marvel at the gift of God’s redemption."

If you live in the Montgomery, Ala., area and would like to join us for our book club discussion, leave a comment below. Or read the book and share your comments here on A Little Loveliness.

As the weather turns cooler, I hope you will plan to snuggle up with a cup of hot chocolate and this wonderful read. Find The Silent Gift here.


~Carrie from Cottage Cozy~ said...

I am looking forward to this read...thanks!

Deborah said...

Thanks for the suggestion. I'm looking forward to it.

Goosegirl said...

This book sounds really good. Thank you for the suggestion. I will look for it.

Pamela Kirk said...

Your last sentence sounds really inviting. A warm cozy fire, hot cocoa, and a good book. That's one thing I love about the winter season.


Mommy2Twins said...

Oooohhhh, looks like a fantastic read. I read the first few pages and it already has me hooked. Thanks for the suggestion. I just love how you put it,snuggle up with a fire and good book! Doesn't get much better than that!


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