A Place Called Home (Place Called Home, Bk 1)
A Place Called Home - Place Called Home, Bk 1 Author:Lori Wick As the dim lights of the train station faded, Christine Bennett wondered if she would ever come home again. — With the death of her grandfather, her only living relative, Christine felt a deep loneliness she'd never felt before. The words of his will rang in her ears: "In the event of my granddaughter's death everything will go to Vi... more »nce Jeffers." Jeffers had watched her with an evil, self-satisfied look that made her shiver.
Now, afraid of what might happen, she was obeying a note she had received saying she was in danger and must leave town immediately.
After escaping to the small community of Baxter, Christine begins to piece together a new life. The love she finds there, along with a newfound faith, sustains her as she faces the threat of danger.« less
WHTH THE DEATH OF HER GRANDFATHER HER ONLY LIVING RELATIVE, CHRISTINE FELT A DEEP LONELINESS SHE'D NEVER FELT BEFORE. THE WORDS OF HIS WILL RANG IN HER EARS; IN THE EVENT OF MY GRANDDAUGHTER'S DEATH EVERYTHING WILL GO TO VINCE JEFFERS'. JEFFERS HAD WATCHED HER WITH AN EVIL, SELF SATISFIED LOOK THAT MADE HER SHIVER. NOW AFRAID OF WHAT MIGHT HAPPEN SHE WAS OBEYING A NOTE SHE HAD RECEIVED SAYING SHE WAS IN DANGER AND MUST LEAVE TOWN.
Thoroughly enjoyed this book. Lori Wick is one of my favorite writers. Good characters, very real & believable; engaging plot with a little mystery & intrigue. Looking forward to reading the rest of the series!