Battered by her own inner turmoil and scoffed at by those close to her, Adele seeks to make some ...more
Flowers is a very sweet story, and I dearly enjoyed it. I read The Lady of the Vineyard back around the time of its release and, while I liked it, Adele was not a favorite of mine. I liked Judy. I loved Troy. But I just couldn't really relate to Adele.
This short-story did a great job of making Adele more easy to connect to for me. I ...more
Since this was a short story, there wasn't much else to like or dislike. I'm sure that I would have liked i ...more
There are some deep themes in this story, but it is so light, and sweet that it makes this an enjoyable read.
This book is full of deep stuff. It's written in a sweet, simple way - even a child could understand it. It's somewhat flowery (um ... guess why? No, just kidding; this book isn't packed with descriptions of f ...more
I thought I'd end up loving this (Adele! Troy! Judy! My peoples! My children!) but eh ... I didn't? Don't take me wrong, I liked it I just didn't fall in love with it.
It was a nice short story with a nice message and I loved the banter but ... that felt like it was about everything in it. We didn't get a lot of much else and I'm not sure what I expected (like ... Sari ... it's a short story ... literally ...???) but it just didn't ... satisfy me per se.
It wasn't too much of a proble ...more
|Christian Beta Re...: Christian Historical Fiction (short story/novelette)||5||17||Sep 11, 2017 08:30PM|
Kellyn Roth has been writing stories since she was seven, though she wrote quite a few (awful) poems and songs before that. Nowadays, she pens Christian & Historical Fiction, including lots of adorable children and mischievous animals - as well as a generous dose of BBC-style drama.
Miss Roth lives in the beautiful Columbia River Gorge with her parents, two little brothers, crazy border collie...more