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4.09  ·  Rating details ·  185 ratings  ·  6 reviews
Trouble has a way of finding Jason Whitney, and only his sister Joyce and the pastor’s daughter Rose see any good in him. So, when he is fired from the bank the same day it is robbed, the blame quickly falls to him. Unable to defend himself, Jason flees town. Joyce begs her wealthy friend Rowan to help prove Jason’s innocence, but now Rowan has also gone missing.
Kindle Edition, 378 pages
Published October 1st 2015 by Barbour Books (first published 1937)
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Jerry
Aug 03, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Another great story from the late Grace Livingston Hill.
Kristine Hansen
Two young men missing, two young ladies waiting for word - any word - and the absolute reality of a town that loves to gossip and the way a story can build and grow out of proportion until lives are ruined on all sides.

I was captured by this tale and had no idea where it was going. I felt for the families of the boys, and hated how wicked idle tongues can be. If ever there was a book against the practice of gossip, it's this one! There's some deep losses, and terrible grief in this book. But it
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A.m.
Jul 07, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Once again, this author wrote a lovely story from simple days, and the smells of grandma's baking wafting through the house. I love reading her stories. There is always a good ending with characters full of integrity.
Franny
This book was about a 19 year old boy named Jason who gets into all kinds of trouble because he won't stand up for himself. He runs away from home, intending to go to South America, where he will discover a gold mine or something, and then come home and be the hero of everyone. His friend, Rowan, who has just graduated from college, goes after Jason because he loves Joyce, Jason's sister. They encounter all kinds of adventures along their quest. Meanwhile, back at home, Joyce and Hannah, Rowan's ...more
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Jun 11, 2009 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
what a nice story.....
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Great read! Filled with all emotions. Keeps reader in their world. Trust in God, faith & love carry throughout the story.
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also wrote under the pseudonym Marcia MacDonald
also published under the name Grace Livingston Hill Lutz

A popular author of her day, she wrote over 100 novels and numerous short stories of religious and Christian fiction. Her characters were most often young female ingénues, frequently strong Christian women or those who become so within the confines of the story.

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