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The Distant Beacon (#04 in Song Of Acadia Series)

Janette OkeT Davis Bunn

The Distant Beacon (#04 in Song Of Acadia Series)

Janette OkeT Davis Bunn

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While Anne comfortably settles into British life, Nicole once again searches the far horizon. Despite the raging War of Independence, she sets sale for the American colonies, little knowing her loyalties and faith will soon be greatly tested.

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While Anne comfortably settles into British life, Nicole once again searches the far horizon. Despite the raging War of Independence, she sets sale for the American colonies, little knowing her loyalties and faith will soon be greatly tested.
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40 Chapters
- Publisher

"Anne's sorrow over her husband's death has been eased by the unexpected discovery of his heritage in the Harrow family and by her marriage to a brilliant young theologian. But Nicole is as restless as ever and has decided to retutn to North America. Should she go to the Acadian family of her childhood in Louisiana's bayous? Or should she settle in Nova Scotia near her birth parents? The American colonies are in revolt against England, and Uncle Charles asks her to go to Massachusetts to oversee his extensive landholdings. The attentions of the ship's captain during the crossing touch a yearning deep within her, but she also realizes all her loyalties are about to be tested. Is she French? Is she English? Is she a supporter of the American cause? Nicole's unique legacy will allow her to play an extraordinary role in the unfolding historic events, but will she be able to find a home for her heart?"
- Publisher

The fourth installment of the bestselling Song of Acadia series finds that Anne's sorrow over her husband's death has been eased by the discovery of his heritage in the Harrow family and by her marriage to a brilliant young theologian. However, Nicole is as restless as ever and has decided to return to the American colonies.
- Publisher

Meet the Authors

Janette Oke

Janette Oke was born in Champion, Alberta, Canada, during the depression years. She graduated from Mountain View Bible College in Alberta where she met her husband, Edward. They married in 1957 and served in churches in Calgary and Edmonton, Canada, and Indiana. Oke writes historical novels which portray the lives of early North American settlers from many walks of life and geographical settings. She also writes engaging children's stories and inspiring gift books that warm the heart. Oke published her first book, Love Comes Softly, in 1979. This book experienced immediate success and became a series. She has won a number of awards including the Gold Medallion Award, The Christy Award of Excellence, the 1992 Presidents Award for her significant contribution to the category of Christian fiction from the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association, and in 1999, the Life Impact Award from the Christian Booksellers Association International. Her books have been translated into fourteen languages. Oke has published some 75 books including, The Canadian West, Seasons of the Heart and Women of the West. Her most recent releases include a beautiful childrens picture book, I Wonder...Did Jesus Have a Pet Lamb and The Songs of Acadia series, co-written with T. Davis Bunn. - Publisher.

T Davis Bunn

Davis Bunn is an internationally-acclaimed award-winning author who has sold more than four million books in fifteen languages. He has been honoured with three Christy Awards for excellence in historical and suspense fiction. He has written several bestsellers including Winner Take All, Drummer in the Dark, The Meeting Place, The Book of Hours, Imposter, and The Quilt. He's also the co-author of the Song of Acadia series with Janette Oke. As a result of his book, To the Ends of the Earth, Bunn was named the Novelist in Residence at Regent's Park College, Oxford University. - Publisher.

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  • Catalogue Code 171837
  • Product Code 0764226002
  • EAN 9780764226007
  • Pages 272
  • Department General Books
  • Category Fiction
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Baker Book House Fiction
  • Publication Date Mar 2002
  • Sales Rank #24875
  • Dimensions 212 x 139 x 18 mm
  • Weight 0.283kg

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