CHRISTMAS AT HARMONY HILL
ANN H. GABHART
Genre: Christian Fiction(Christmas)
Series: A Shaker Story
Source: Received for an honest review from the publisher.
- Hardcover: 208 pages
- Publisher: Revell (September 15, 2013)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0800719824
- ISBN-13: 978-0800719821
It is 1864 and the nation is still torn apart by civil war when Heather Worth discovers she is with child. She has been working as a laundress with her husband’s army unit, but when the army gets orders to march south to Tennessee, Gideon insists Heather go home to have their child under safer conditions. Heather agrees, but returns home to another kind of devastation–deaths in the family and a father who refuses to forgive her for marrying a Yankee. With nowhere else to turn, Heather seeks refuge at the Shaker village of Harmony Hill, where her great aunt Sophrena lives. There, after many peaceful years at Harmony Hill, Sophrena is having doubts about her Shaker path. Both women are in need of love and forgiveness–whether given or received. With Christmas coming, can the miracle of new life fill their hearts with unexpected joy?
Ann H. Gabhart’s many fans will be thrilled to return to Harmony Hill at Christmastime for this stirring story of healing and hope.
CHRISTMAS AT HARMONY HILL by Ann H. Gabhart is an interesting inspirational Christmas Fiction set in 1864 Harmony Hill. A Shaker story. 1864 was a harsh time for our country, North against South,brother against brother, family against family. Heather Worth discovers she is with child and her husband is on the frontlines, with nowhere to turn, she decides to go back home to Harmony Hill, a Shaker Village,where to seeks to find peace and harmony for herself and her unborn child. But can her family forgive her for marrying a Yankee? Cozy up by the fire for a quick Christmas time read that will have you turning pages. With her usual finese, Ms. Gabhart pens a story fill of hope, faith, forgiveness, healing and love. You get a glimpse into the world of the Shakers and the true power of love. A great Christmas read filled with longing and hope. A must read! Received for an honest review from the publisher.
“Available November 2013 at your favorite bookseller from Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group.”
HEAT RATING: SWEET
REVIEWED BY: AprilR, courtesy of My Book Addiction and More