Review: Porch Lights

Editorial Review - - Amie Taylor

Jackie McMullen prides herself on being a strong woman. As a nurse in the military, Jackie has seen the worst of the worst during the time she spent in Afghanistan and dealt with it head on. But when her beloved husband Jimmy, a firefighter with the NYFD, dies in the line of duty, she and her 10yearold son, Charlie, need the support of family to help them bear the burden of their intense ... Read full review

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User Review  - VashonJim - LibraryThing

My initial thought was that this was the lesser of the three Frank books I've read, but it picked up steam as it went and I ended up enjoying it very much. Frank's stories all have a familiar cast to ... Read full review

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User Review  - JudithDCollins - LibraryThing

I have read three of Dorothea Benton Frank's books this week and loved them all - she is such a great storyteller, and mixed with the dynamic sense of humor and wit, keeps you laughing throughout the ... Read full review

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User Review  - thornton37814 - LibraryThing

Jackie McMullen is an army nurse who had been called back to New York from Afghanistan when her husband Jimmy, a New York firefighter, dies while fighting a fire. Their son Charlie is having trouble ... Read full review

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User Review  - strawwench -

Ive read everything Dorothea Benton Frank has written and this one is just as enjoyable. She has a knack for making characters come alive on the pages and make you care what has happened to them and ... Read full review

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User Review  - SilversReviews - LibraryThing

Leave the light on for me. PORCH LIGHTS was a book about caring, family, healing, and a book that will steal your heart in more ways than one. Jackie, recently widowed with a ten-year-old son, decides ... Read full review

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