Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Waiting on Wednesday: Love Unexpected

Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Breaking the Spine. Each week offers the opportunity to spotlight an up-and-coming release you are excited about.

Waiting On:
Title: Love Unexpected
Author: Jody Hedlund
Publisher: Bethany House
Publication Date: December 2nd, 2014

Synopsis:
A Perfect Blend of History and Romance, with a Whisper of Mystery

All she's ever wanted was a home. But stranded at Presque Isle port after their steamboat sank, Emma Chambers and her brother, Ryan, couldn't be farther away from security. While Ryan at least can find work, Emma can't even find a place to stay. An unlikely solution arises when the lighthouse keeper, who recently lost his wife and is struggling to raise his young son, arrives in town. A traveling preacher believes they might be the answer to each others' problems, and after a hasty marriage, Emma is headed back to the lighthouse with this handsome but quiet stranger.

But nothing in her wandering life has prepared her for suddenly being asked to raise a child and keep a house. Struggling at every turn, Emma also suspects Patrick may be keeping something hidden from her. In town she hears whispers about strange circumstances surrounding his previous wife's death, and it seems as though Emma's answered prayer for a home and family may actually be something much more dangerous.
Why I'm Waiting:
Jody Hedlund has become one of my favorite authors. I can not wait for her newest books to come out. She is able to capture you into her stories and she has a beautiful way of writing.

What are you waiting on this week?

4 comments:

Rissi said...

This one sounds interesting and since I only recently discovered Jody's writing, I'm all the more curious about her future books. :)

Kate said...

Rissi, It really does. I just discovered Jody's books last year. Each one has been fabulous! :-)

Carrie at In the Hammock Blog said...

this sounds really interesting! thanks for sharing!

Jamie Lapeyrolerie said...

For real!! I love all her books!!