A Light in the Window

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RiverOak, 2005 - Fiction - 480 pages
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A new Reader's Guide for group discussion or personal reflection is included in this series-packaged bestseller. With his heart distracted by his free-spirited neighbor Cynthia, and his stomach and the rectory cash box distracted by Edith, Father Tim must decide whether he will practice what he preaches.

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User Review  - love2cook - LibraryThing

Rector Tim is searching within himself for a sign that he is capable of love deep enough to love Cynthia and to marry her. As he goes through the months pondering this, he is busy with church and civic activities. A good read!! Read full review

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This is a great light-hearted series. Making my way through it. Jan never disappoints. Read full review

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About the author (2005)

Jan Karon was born in North Carolina in 1937. After a career in advertising, she began writing a column in the Blowing Rocket. The column, about life in the small North Carolina town of Mitford, centered around an Episcopalian minister named Father Tim. Her Father Tim stories were collected into a book and published by a Christian publisher. She has won numerous awards for her work including the Christy Award for A New Song and the Gold Medallion Award for A New Song, A Common Life, In This Mountain, and Shepards Abiding. She has also written two children's book entitled Miss Fannie's Hat and Jeremy: The Tale of an Honest Bunny. In 2010 her book Shepherds Abiding hit the New York Times best seller list.

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