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The Widow's Choice: 1941 (House of Winslow #39)

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Trapped in a marriage arranged more for her sons' benefit than hers, can Alona remain faithful to God in the face of her own struggle? House of Winslow book 39.
Paperback, 318 pages
Published September 1st 2006 by Bethany House Publishers
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Nov 12, 2014 Jencey/ rated it it was ok
The Widow’s Choice is one of the few remaining novels in the House of Winslow series that I hadn’t read. We are into World War II and how does this impact the members of the Winslow family? We meet a new character Alona Winslow Jennings who is the daughter of Cassidy and Serena Winslow. She is not mentioned in previous novels. So what do I think of this one?
Alona Jennings couldn’t be happier with her family, her husband Truman Jennings and their three sons Tim, Carl, and Zachary. One da
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Sep 12, 2010 Michele Minor rated it really liked it
This is a good book set during the Depression and the beginning of World War II. When Alona loses her first husband in an accident she struggles to support herself and her three sons during the Depression. When local wealthy business owner, Oscar Moran takes a liking to her and her boys she marries him in haste. When she meets Oscar's half brother Jason she becomes attracted to him but she she wishes to remain loyal to her marriage vows. The ending of the book is predictable.
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