THE HOUSE ON MALCOLM STREET

LEISHA KELLY

 

  • Pub. Date: September 2010
  • Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
  • ISBN-13: 9780800733285
  • ISBN: 0800733282

 

From the Publisher

When tragedy steals her future, can Leah learn to trust again?It is the autumn of 1920, and Leah Breckenridge is desperate to find a way to provide for her young daughter. After losing her husband and infant son, she is angry at God and fearful about the days ahead. Finding refuge in a boardinghouse run by her late husband’s aunt, Leah begins the slow process of mending her heart.Is it the people who surround her–or perhaps this very house–that reach into her heart with healing? As Leah finds peace tending to an abandoned garden, can she find a way to trust God with her future?A beautifully simple story about the complexities of life, The House on Malcolm Street is a treasure.

 

SOURCE: THIS BOOK WAS RECEIVED FOR THE PURPOSE OF REVIEW FROM THE PUBLISHER!

 

MY THOUGHTS:

 

THE HOUSE ON MALCOLM STREET by Leisha Kelly is a historical fiction set in 1920 Illoinois. It is written in first person, is well written with details and depth. It has faimly drama, tragedy, lost, faith, secrets, moving on with your life, finding the truth,railroads,death, sadness, hopeless,lost of family,trust, healing your heart,finding good friends and moving toward the future. The characters are interesting, caring, believable, and will capture your heart.This book will make you think, reflect on the people you have helped and cared for. I would recommend this book especially if you enjoy a get to your heart story that will hold your attention. This book was received for review from the publisher and details can be found at  Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group.

RATING: 4

REVIEWED BY: April Renn

 

 

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