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Over the Misty Mountains/Beyond the Quiet Hills
Over the Misty Mountains/Beyond the Quiet Hills Author:Gilbert Morris, Aaron McCarver Captivated by the promise of rich land beyond the Appalachian Mountains, they discover that faith alone can carry them through the harshest of times. — OVER THE MISTY MOUNTAIN — A tragic loss forces Josh Spencer to leave his home in Virginia and seek the frontier as an escape from his pain and bitterness of heart. Setting out in late fall with no ... more »knowledge of wilderness survival, he encounters a heavy snowstorm. And then a Cherokee chief finds him - .
Freedom and the hope of a homestead "over the misty mountains" entice Patrick and Elizabeth MacNeal and their two children to leave their secure life in Boston. Sailing to Virginia, they join a wagon train of pioneers headed west and find their journey sabotaged by broken wheels, violent storms, and flooding creeks. Then comes an attack by renegade Indians -.
The frontier has brought them together. Can it sustain their hope of a new life?
BEYOND THE QUIET HILLS
The Tennessee frontier has brought together Hawk and Elizabeth Spencer in the harshest of times. As they struggle to survive and raises their family at the Watauga settlement, Hawk brings his son, jacob, to live with them. But Jacob has only known the life of the city and resents his father for leaving him behind in the past. The bitter resentment only intensifies when Jacob discovers the strong bond that's already formed between his stepbrother Andrew and Hawk.
Things are complicated when the stepbrothers both begin to fall in love with Abigail Stevens. While she enjoys the attention of both young men for a time, she iknows she must ultimately choose between the two. Will her decision drive the family even further apart?« less