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Lady and the Sea: A Novel Based on a True Story

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After two failed marriages, forty-eight-year-old Rosie Atkisson struggles through the painful process of rebuilding her life with her husband, Jesse, in Southern California. But the settled rhythm of her newfound comfort is interrupted by a tug in her heart when she encounters a haunting photo of another aging lady, the World War II vessel MS "Restoration."

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Paperback, 284 pages
Published September 28th 2011 by WestBow Press
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Pam Marin
Jun 23, 2012 Pam Marin rated it it was amazing
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Got my copy in the mail today. Can't wait to start reading it. Thanks again for my book.

I have to tell you that this was an absolutely amazing book. I couldn't put it down once I started to read it full time. The story was well written and flowed all the way to the end. I wish every one would read this book. It will restore your faith and make you believe once again. Rosie is all of us and she takes a journey that you will have to read about. I am recommending this book to everyone. It was just
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Well written personal memoir. A story of personal trials overcome with victory by the grace of God. A true testimony of God's faithfulness in the lives of His children.
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first-reads book. This is an easy book to read and it also gives some insight into what life was like back then. And, I cannot imagine rescuing a ship.
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What new ocean? 2 3 Jul 02, 2012 08:51AM  
I was born in sultry South Carolina, raised in sunny Southern California, living the good life in Surf City--Huntington Beach--until my southern roots beckoned me to return. My husband and I have lived in Sweden, traveled through Russia, Siberia, the Baltics, Israel, Scandinavia, England, Greece, and sailed the seven seas on the World War II ship MS Restoration, to transport Russian Jews from the ...more
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