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Laurel Garver

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in Williamsport, PA, The United States
September 28

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Laurel Garver holds degrees in English and journalism and earns a living as a magazine editor. She enjoys quirky independent films, word games, British television, and Celtic music. She lives in Philadelphia with her husband and daughter.

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“A Marvelous Redeemer” is the last book in “A Light for Christ” trilogy. It just seemed fitting that it should be Amira’s book. Amira was first introduced in the first book, “A Higher Ransom,” as Caleb’s little friend. He was often seen sharing his faith with he... Read more of this blog post »
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I picked this up largely to get the backstory for After the Party, which I enjoyed a great deal. This is from the beginnings of Jewell's writing career and had many of the aspects I like about her work. The story crisis point seemed a little cluttere ...more
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I inhaled this book in a short time, it is just that gripping. It reminded me a bit of Jodi Picoult, though it is in the end a more redemptive, less disturbingly fraught story than most of Picoult's are.

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“Love.
So simple, so easy; so complicated, so hard.”
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“Tears from the old me trickle into a clear cup of truth for the new.”
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“It’s like I woke up in another country and all the maps in my head have only made me more lost.”
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“Love.
So simple, so easy; so complicated, so hard.”
Laurel Garver, Never Gone

“Tears from the old me trickle into a clear cup of truth for the new.”
Laurel Garver, Never Gone

“It’s like I woke up in another country and all the maps in my head have only made me more lost.”
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“Something in my mind, like an eye behind my eye, sees angel shapes in shadows of our lamp-lit street. As I feel for the pencil in my pocket, I know it’s the Dad part of me at last seeing glints of the divine, even in the grungy pavement.”
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“Our lives make ripples.... Not even death can stop them.”
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