Down Where My Love Lives

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Thomas Nelson Inc, Sep 11, 2011 - Fiction - 646 pages
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Collected together for the first timeDylan and Maggie's love story.

Down Where My Love Lives is a bittersweet yet triumphant love story—a tale of one man's spiritual journey through the darkness of despair into the light of hope.

The Dead Don't Dance was New York Times best-selling author Charles Martin's debut novel. Even then, the deep characters and emotional power for which he has become so well-known were apparent in his writing. Now, this story—and its sequel—are together in one volume.

The Dead Don't Dance—A sleepy rural town in South Carolina. The end of summer and a baby about to be born. But in the midst of hope and celebration comes unexpected tragedy, and Dylan Styles must come to terms with both love and loss. Will the music of his heart be stilled forever—or will he choose to dance with life once more?

Maggie—Life began again for Dylan Styles when his beloved wife Maggie awoke from a coma. In this poignant love story that is redolent with Southern atmosphere, Dylan and Maggie must accept their past before they can embrace their future.


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User Review  - Tracy - Goodreads

I really enjoy Charles Martin and his books. They are stories of love and relationships, and the hurting that happens in all of them. The love story of Dylan and Maggie is beautiful. I felt like they ... Read full review

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Typical Charles Martin with gut-wrenching emotional drama and crisis to endure. I enjoyed When Crickets Cry and The Mountain Between Us more. Read full review

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Charles Martin is the author of 12 novels. He and his wife, Christy, live in Jacksonville, Florida. You can find out more about him at


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