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Something Old, Something New (Tales from Grace Chapel Inn #10)

4.18  ·  Rating Details ·  119 Ratings  ·  11 Reviews
A celebrity author visits Grace Chapel Inn to finish her novel. Can the Howard sisters give her the quiet she needs? The whole town gets involved in the high-school genealogy project, and Aunt Ethel provides some surprise information about their own family's history. Meanwhile Jane is busy with preparations for a Grace Chapel wedding. Everyone seems ready to pitch in, but ...more
Hardcover, Large Print, 373 pages
Published December 8th 2005 by Thorndike Press
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Diane
May 30, 2008 Diane rated it really liked it
The whole town of Acorn Hill and the sisters at the Inn get involved in a local towns person wedding as well as a High School genealogy project. I love this fictional town of Acorn Hill in PA. If it was real I would move there.
Stacy
Sep 20, 2008 Stacy rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Gail
The cover of my book (purchased this summer at Walmart, of all places), looks nothing like the one pictured here. It's more up to date and modern looking. :)

Guideposts is the force behind this series of books, and I believe that the original books numbered in the 30 or 40 range. Several of them have been re-written, updated and re-released. I've been slowly buying and reading those. Once you've read the first one, and learned about the Howard sisters, and how after their father died, they turned
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Martha Davis
Jul 10, 2010 Martha Davis rated it really liked it
This series has multiple authors and the late Jane Orcutt is one of my favorites. I'm very sorry she won't be adding any more titles.

It's a hit or miss proposition when I pick up a new Grace Chapel Inn book. There's also some difficulty in telling where in the series each book falls. There does not appear to be a consistent list of titles and there different site have the same titles in different number positions in the series. That being said, except for my OCD need to read books in order it
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Michele
Jan 21, 2015 Michele rated it really liked it
This is another wonderful addition to this series based in Acorn Hill, a small town in Pennsylvania. Three sisters have reunited to turn their family home into a Bed & Breakfast. In each book, the reader gets to know each of the sisters, the wonderful & sometimes eccentric town residents and the guests who stay at the B&B.

In this book, a successful author comes to stay to write one of her books and she proceeds to stay mostly to herself. At the same time, a wedding is brewing and all
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Monica Akinyi Odhiambo
Mar 07, 2013 Monica Akinyi Odhiambo rated it really liked it
This book was such a delight.The community of Acorn Hill were seriously one of the most close knit societies I have ever read about.There just seemed to be this closeness that would make you crave to live there.Jane,Alice and Louise are sisters who own a bed and breakfast left to them by their father who was a pastor.After his passing,they came together to help manage the b&b.I also loved the geneology project everyone in the town was involved in,finding out their roots was really interestin ...more
Gail
Jun 06, 2009 Gail rated it liked it
Another of the books from The Tales from the Grace Chapel Inn series. The three Howard sisters come together after their pastor father dies to turn their family home in Pennsylvania into a bed and breakfast. Many of the series are written by a couple of different authors but once you know the background, the books can be read in any order I think. They usually incorporate guests in the inn or some event or holiday going on. They are warm fuzzy, cozy reads! Put out by Guideposts I believe.
Janie  R. Freeman
I really enjoyed reading this book, a wedding takes place, and also it also features genealogy interests. There was a cozy feeling in this small town of Acorn Hill, where everyone knows everyone else, and ready to help their neighbor, even when disagreements occur, somehow the conflicts are resolved.
Terri
Jan 24, 2014 Terri rated it it was amazing
:0) I loved how much content this book had...history, the work of an author, a wedding, a teenager finding her way after her mother's death......and then of coarse all the relationship values of the main characters. very very good book and of coarse series!!!
Dawn Brown
Jun 29, 2013 Dawn Brown rated it it was amazing
Loved this book. I am eager to start searching my family history now. And the book even suggests how to get started. Great read!
Cws
Jan 15, 2009 Cws added it
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Penny Pennella
This book is about Polly's wedding and the 5th grade Geaneology project.
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Award-winning Christian author Jane Orcutt was born on January 25th, 1960, in Fort Worth, Texas.

Born with a serious heart defect, Jane faced surgeries and long recoveries from the age of five. But these solitary times only strengthened Jane’s love for reading, and her dream of one day becoming a writer.

Jane achieved that dream with style, not only as a popular Christian novelist with fourteen publ
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