|A Runaway Child in Haiti|
(Gerard's review, 5 stars)
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|A Runaway Child in Haiti|
|This is my favorite of hers yet!|
It was an odd request--visit a stranger's house and peer inside a closet--and as I drove through the neighborhood searching for the address, I felt my anxiety mounting.From page 1 of Necessary Lies by Diane Chamberlain.
When there is a new story about a woman killing her child, there is almost always some reference to my mother. Her story is that famous.From page 8 of Sure Signs of Crazy by Karen Harrington.
Then she flipped him of with dismissive contempt. That's all it took. Rage blasted through him and orange spangles erupted in front of his eyes.From page 34 of The Highway by C. J. Box.
"What nonsense did she tell you? I'm sure she rambled on and on about something silly."From page 93 of Heart Song by V. C. Andrews.
Today we've seen that love is more powerful than jealousy, godliness is more powerful than wickedness, and the Spirit of God is more powerful than anything. The best laid plans of kings and queens crumble under the mighty Spirit of God.From page 46 of David - Seeking a Heart Like His by Beth Moore.
I want to give them each something to remember me by. To let them know I really cared about them and I'm sorry I couldn't be more than I was--that I couldn't stick around--and that what's going to happen today isn't their fault.From page 5 of Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock by Matthew Quick. (Karen plans on reading this one too.)
The dogs barked and lunged at the cage doors as we ran past them. Several fights broke out.From page 23 of Braced for Murder by Sue Owens Wright.
|Just gets better and better as it goes along!|
We know better than to expect much--to us, running water and a few old mattresses is good living. We've managed with a lot less.From page 7 of Etched in Sand--The Story of Five Siblings Who Survived an Unspeakable Childhood on Long Island by Regina Caterra.
They were just kids on a trip to London, but they were fascinated. Almost immediately other people were stopping to see what the fuss was about.From page 67 of A Street Cat Named Bob by James Bowen.
"It's not a big deal, but Cecilia, please, I'm asking you not to open it." He sounded desperate.From page 48 of The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty.
"It doesn't matter if we have many people, or just a few. Nothing can keep the Lord from giving us victory."From I Samuel 14:6 of the Holy Bible (ICB).
"We don't have a principal" she said. "We don't have teachers, and we don't have counselors."From page 14 of Variant by Robison Wells. (See Gerard's review here.)
Whosoever shall confess that Jesus is the Son of God, God dwelleth in him, and he in God. And we have known and believed the love that God hath to us. God is love; and he that dwelleth in love dwelleth in God, and God in him.From I John 4:15-16 of The Holy Bible (KJV)
The scene of the crime. The place her life had come to a bloody, screeching halt.From page 2 of Justice For Sara by Erica Spindler.
I'm having a nervous breakdown, she thought with relief. I'm about to lose my mind, and that's just as well, because this cannot be fixed.From page 169 of The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty. (click the link to read my review.)
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