Stay A Little Longer

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Author: Dorothy Garlock
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0446569046
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Stay A Little Longer by Dorothy Garlock

Original Title: Stay A Little Longer

Rachel Watkins has her hands full. Her mother had been the town midwife, but after her daughter Alice died under her care, she refused to assist in a childbirth ever again. Since then Rachel has assumed the work. She also takes care of Alice's six-year old, Charlotte, because the child's father was lost in World War I. But Rachel's principal job is running the boardinghouse that is the family's main source of income. One day, Charlotte befriends a stranger ill with influenza, a man who has taken refuge in an old cabin in the woods nearby. Although badly scarred by wounds suffered in the War, he is strong and slowly recovers. When he gradually takes on odd jobs around the house, Rachel accepts his help. She is drawn to him despite his disfigurement, and his voice is comforting, vaguely familiar...

Stay A Little Longer

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Author: Nancy Desrosiers
Publisher: Tate Publishing
ISBN: 161777765X
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Stay A Little Longer by Nancy Desrosiers

Original Title: Stay A Little Longer

Fifth-grade teacher Hannah Dillon is content to Stay a Little Longer in the old-fashioned, country life of Allentown, Vermont. She lives on a dairy farm with her mother. Her grandmother, a mystery in the quiet, little town, lives down the road. Not even Hannah or her mother know from whence she came. Sara Farnum, Hannah's best friend, now teaching in Cambridge, Massachusetts, eventually convinces Hannah to apply for a position at her elementary school. Hannah is accepted but finds the Boston area disturbing for its lack of moral fiber and fast-changing educational concepts and values. Sara tries to help Hannah adjust and introduces her to Greg MacIntosh, a fellow student in her evening class at Harvard. Greg soon plays an important role in Hannah's life. When a collision with violence in Boston coincides with tragedy in Vermont, Hannah chooses to remain in Allentown, willing to accept there is no longer need for her kind of teacher. Also, she is determined to reject galloping technology and keep the twentieth century in her life a little longer. The mystery of Hannah's grandmother will be revealed, and you'll learn how Greg, a diary, and a phantom help Hannah overcome her disenchantment if you Stay a Little Longer in the charming life of bygone years awakened on the pages of this heartwarming novel by Nancy Desrosiers.

The Montoya Saga Premonitions

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Author: Cecilia Spiros
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1479753718
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The Montoya Saga Premonitions by Cecilia Spiros

Original Title: The Montoya Saga Premonitions

When Elizabeth Montoya becomes the target of an obsessed fan, she is determined this unfortunate situation will not change who she is. Bracing herself against the antics of this disruptive woman, she tries her best to carry on her family life with as much normality as possible. However to her dismay, this psychopath seems to show up around every corner and events take a turn for the worst when this woman manages to shatter Lizzys life to a point where she looses grip on reality Premonitions is an exciting tale of a stalking obsession, where affection and dedication intertwined with unexpected twist and turns along the way, triumphs with a little help from some divine intervention.

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