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A Random Act of Kindness

Businessman Nick Thornton couldn't help being impulsive. But he had no misgivings about hiring away the feisty new waitress at his favorite diner. After all, he could spot a person in need, and Rona Meyers needed a protector. Yet, as he got to know her, he was humbled by her caring and no-nonsense attitude. Maybe "he" was the one in need--after all
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Paperback, Large Print, 312 pages
Published January 1st 2008 by Steeple Hill
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Marybelle
Sep 12, 2016 Marybelle rated it really liked it
A simple, sweet story of redemption, forgiveness, and finding love. Many people would say that meeting and falling in love so quickly is ridiculous; that love doesn't happen that way; that soul mates don't exist. But as one who recognized my own love and future the first day we met, I can say that Nick and Rona's connection and growth is possible. Just as Nick and Gary's finding of each other after they were so very lost. This is not a complicated or exciting story, but it is a story of how God ...more
Tausha
Jan 18, 2013 Tausha rated it liked it
This review on goodreads is not what this book is about. It appears as though it is the right cover wrong description.

This was a cute story. Kind of slow, but I still enjoyed getting to know the characters. It was definitly a written as a Christian novel. Glad I read it but probably won't read again.
joyce lynn
Jul 22, 2008 joyce lynn rated it liked it
didn't realize til now that it was part of a series, and NOT the 1st book. can't imagine what characters that were in it would have come from previous books, either! anyway ...

i found this one a little too unbelievable in how most of it went down, and so quickly. if that sort of thing doesn't bother you, tho, should make a VERY quick, easy, lite summer read
Veronica
I wanted to like this book. I did but I couldn't. I enjoyed the characters and the basis of the story but it just didn't mesh with me. This book was ridiculously slow moving and some of the super conservative Christian values (like no smoking, drinking, or gambling) were kind of shoved down your throat.
Christine Mae
Mar 31, 2015 Christine Mae rated it really liked it
Though I originally love romance-suspense books,
this, by the way, is so good.
I really love to read those portions {not just the declarations of love by both parties} the characters love for one another is being founded in God's love.

God bless.
Dawn Michelle
Oct 18, 2008 Dawn Michelle rated it liked it
Recommends it for: anyone who loves the UP of Michigan
Recommended to Dawn Michelle by: Got it at "Word on the Street"


Good and easy read. Very quick. I enjoyed this one, though not as much as the author's "Loving" series.

Christian Fiction
Karen
Jan 24, 2016 Karen rated it liked it
Rona Meyers needs a new place to start over. Nick Thornton needs a housekeeper. Rona gets a job her first day in town as a waitress in the diner. Nick hires her away.
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Multi-award-winning novelist, Gail Gaymer Martin writes Christian fiction for Winged Publications with many books published by Love Inspired and Barbour Publishing, where she was honored by Heartsong readers as their Favorite Author of 2008. Gail has sixty four published novels or novellas with four million books in print. She is the author of Writers Digest’s Writing the Christian Romance. Gail ...more
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