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Lacey Took a Holiday is the story of a desperate act of love and the cascade of irrevocable changes it begins. Lacey, the most unlikely heroine, has been betrayed and abused by the men in her life. Andy has lost everyone he ever loved tragically. This 1920's mountaintop romance breaks every rule.
Paperback, 186 pages
Published September 16th 2008 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC
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Sheila
Good-hearted farmer falls in love with fallen woman and offers a new life. It’s been written a hundred times before, but not like this. Here the farmer’s as wounded as the woman he loves. The woman’s the one with a care (albeit fairly distant) for church and its trimmings, while the country farmer finds no solace there. Bad guys might be good. Good guys might sin. And the demon drink’s no more evil than any other human failing.

The characters feel genuinely real and conflicted in this tale. Misco
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Second Wind Publishing
A desperate act of love creates a cascade of
changes. Lacey, the most unlikely heroine, has
been betrayed and abused by the men in her
life. Andy has lost everyone he ever loved
tragically. This 1920’s mountaintop romance
breaks every rule.
Jean
This is a pleasant romantic story, a bit slow moving, about a lonely farmer who saves an alcoholic prostitute, Lacey, from a dangerous life by kidnapping her at gunpoint from her workplace. There are a few points of conflict or intensity, and a happy ending. I loved the farmer character, Andy Warren. Well-visualized scenes of the farmhouse and surroundings on a mountain in North Carolina, gave the story a rich setting. Some of Lacey's reactions toward Andy near the end of the story seemed false ...more
Lazarus Barnhill
Apr 29, 2009 Lazarus Barnhill added it  ·  (Review from the author)
A desperate act of love creates a cascade of
changes. Lacey, the most unlikely heroine, has
been betrayed and abused by the men in her
life.

Andy has lost everyone he ever loved tragically.

This 1920’s mountaintop romance breaks every rule.
Sherilyn Winrose
I fell in love with this story from the first page. A story of love, redemption and healing. If there were ever a heart warming story of two of the most unlikely people to meet.. Lacey Took a Holiday is the one.
Dellani Oakes
I am currently reading "Lacey" and loving it. The characters are very realistic and sympathetic.
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Laz is a native of Oklahoma who has lived all over the south. He holds three degrees, including a Doctorate in Spiritual Development. He has been obsessed with writing since he was a boy. A father of three and grandfather of two, he resides in North Carolina with his wife of 33 years and an irritating cat, Jessie, who is for sale cheap.
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