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Tender Mercies

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When Lexi Taylor resorts to hosting an online auction to raise money for her fledgling youth center, the last thing she expects is to be matched for a date with Cooper Jackson. Lured by the promise of a lucrative NFL career, the hometown hero and former University of Tennessee quarterback broke off their engagement without so much as a backward glance. Now, six years ...more
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Published (first published January 13th 2011)
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Rebecca Booth
Apr 21, 2011 Rebecca Booth rated it it was amazing
Mary Manners has written an amazing Christian book, TENDER MERCIES, a captivating love story between Cooper, an NFL quaterback who sustains a knee injury, and Lexi, a woman with a jilted heart that raises her abandoned pre-teen nephew and organizes an online auction to raise funds for a down and in trouble youth center.
Cooper and Lexi were high school sweethearts, who have a heart-breaking split. When Cooper returns home to recuparate after a knee injury, the former sweethearts see each other
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Delia
Feb 13, 2011 Delia rated it it was amazing
Tender Mercies is a beautiful, moving, warm and wonderful reunion love story. Here’s an author who knows how to pluck a heartstring and make the reverb last forever.

Lexi Taylor’s youth center, Thursday’s Child, is in financial trouble. An online auction of available bachelors and bachelorettes seems like a great fundraising ploy—until Lexi finds herself committed to a date with Cooper Jackson. The NFL hero chose football over Lexi six years ago, and left her with a hurt bigger than he even knew.
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Jul 19, 2014 Elizabeth rated it it was amazing
TENDER MERCIES
By: Mary Manners
I want to say that I loved TENDER MERCIES and Mary Manners did an awesome job of penning the story and the characters. Lexi Taylor and her friend runs Thursday's Child recreation center for children. Lexi loves working with children. She is talked into doing an on line auction to raise money for the center. Who ever bids the highest will get a date with Lexi. Cooper Jackson is an NFL football quarterback from University Of Tennessee. He has come home with an injured
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Jul 31, 2014 Lisa rated it it was amazing
Excellent book to read. Quick, but good. This is the first book I have read by this author and she sent it to me for free! Thanks Mary manners!
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Mary Manners is an award-winning romance writer who lives in the beautiful foothills of East Tennessee with her husband Tim and the cherished cats they've rescued from local animal shelters...Lucky and Gus.

Mary’s debut novel, Mended Heart, was nominated Best Inspirational Romance and was finalist for the Bookseller’s Best Award and her follow-up, Tender Mercies, was awarded an outstanding 4 star
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