A Vow to Cherish

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Bethany House Publishers, 1996 - Alzheimer's disease - 236 pages
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Ellen Brighton could think of no one she would rather be marooned on a desert island with than this man who was her husband, her friend, her lover. But the bright anticipation of the future is cut short when Ellen's health begins to fail. Yet Jake's love remains strong, even when he is overwhelmed by the changes and adjustments he must endure. Then, Jake meets Julia Sinclair, a young widow who understands his struggle as no one else can. And as their friendship grows, Jake is faced with the most difficult decision he can ever make regarding his love for Ellen.

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User Review  - Belphoebe - LibraryThing

This book is about John & Ellen (husband and wife). Ellen is diagnosed with Altzheimer's at the age of 47. It's a very moving book, but I liked it :o) Read full review

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As Jake and Ellen Brighton prepare for a new life together on the eve of their youngest son's high school graduation, their life begins to fall apart. Forty-seven-year-old Ellen is diagnosed with ... Read full review


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Deborah Raney s first novel, A Vow to Cherish, inspired the World Wide Pictures film of the same title and launched her writing career after twenty happy years as a stay-at-home mom. Deb now has more than two dozenpublishednovels. She and her husband, Ken Raney, recently traded small-town life the setting of many of Deb's novels for life in the (relatively) big city of Wichita, Kansas. They love traveling to visit four children and five small grandchildren who all live much too far away. Visit Deb on the web at www.deborahraney.com. Twitter: @authordebraney

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