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Second is Best
by Aileen Friedman (Goodreads Author)
From the coastal towns of Warner Beach in Natal to Gordons Bay in the Western Cape during the seventies Kaye Reid travels hoping to evenutally find forgiveness and a new life. She leaves behind a roller coaster life of happiness and disappointment from her High school boyfriend, her parents and her marriage. Through new acquaintances Kaye finds God and realises that she ...more
ebook, 170 pages
Published June 12th 2014 by Smashwords Edition
(first published February 28th 2014)
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This is the first book I have read from this author. She did an amazing job! I loved the story line and characters. When you realize the loss that was suffered and how much Kaye has to forgive, you can't but help fall in love with her. You realize in the end how much you have to forgive others since God has forgiven you! If you don't forgive, you let those who hurt you win. Life, love, and forgiveness are what you will get from this book!
It started slow but picked up enough to keep me reading. I was curious to see what had brought the heroine to the coffee shop so distraught. The early history dragged a bit. So much sadness and disappointment for poor Kaye. I had a feeling how things would end and I guessed correctly. At least she did get her happy ending.
Aileen Friedman is an accomplished author with five published novels and several short stories. Ms Friedman taps into her personal experiences for inspiration, and her work has been very well-received but throughout the world, for its accessibility and the believable characters she creates. Having been a dedicated Christian since 1989, and an upstanding member of her community, Ms Friedman's ...moreMore about Aileen Friedman...