In brief: Reese writes Valentine’s Day letters to strangers. When Ian finds one, he’s determined to find this girl.
The good: Gorgeous story infused with the spirit of Melbourne. 343 more words
Rarely does a book as beautifully-written and atmospheric as ML Stedman’s The Light Between Oceans come along. Set on an island off the southwest coast of Australia in the early 20th Century, it is the story of a childless couple faced with a wrenching moral decision: after three miscarriages, do they secrete the arrival of an infant who washes up on Janus Rock in a small craft with her dead father, or do they report the incident as duty requires? 134 more words
I know Joni Eareckson Tada’s story from when I taught a year 9 class in a Christian high school. We used her story to initiate discussion about turning points in different people’s Christian lives. 592 more words