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Publisher Description

“An emotionally compelling story” (Library Journal) about the devastation secrets can unleash on a family and the power of grace to bring second chances, from the New York Times bestselling author of Redeeming Love and The Masterpiece

Leota’s garden was once a place of beauty, where flowers bloomed and hope thrived. It was her refuge from the deep wounds inflicted by a devastating war, her sanctuary where she knelt before a loving God and prayed for the children who couldn’t understand her silent sacrifices.

Now, eighty-four-year-old Leota Reinhardt is alone, her beloved garden in ruins. All her efforts to reconcile with her adult children have been fruitless, and she voices her despair to a loving Father, her only friend.

Then God brings a wind of change through unlikely means: one, a college student with an agenda all his own who thinks he has all the answers; the other, a granddaughter Leota never hoped to know. But can the devastation wrought by keeping painful family secrets be repaired before she runs out of time?

“Rivers is a master gardener . . . using poignant humor and bittersweet revelation to open hearts to reconciliation.” Romantic Times

Also available in The Francine Rivers Contemporary Collection (e-book only).

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
2013
March 1
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
464
Pages
PUBLISHER
Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
SELLER
Tyndale House Publishers
SIZE
2.6
MB

Customer Reviews

Dwight57Mayah ,

Forgiveness

Beautiful story of how God allowed a young lady to show us how to love unconditionally. Important to forgive.

Dstiles59 ,

Leota's Garden

Another great book by Francine Rivers. So many life lessons tucked into this book! It is definitely one I would highly recommend to others.

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