On Every Side

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Walker Large Print, Mar 21, 2007 - Fiction - 557 pages
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After suffering the loss of his mother and separation from his sister, Jordan Riley fills the holes in his soul with anger. Rejecting the God he leaned on as a youth, Jordan sues his hometown to have a statue of Jesus removed from a public place. The conflict causes him to cross paths with a spirited newscaster named Faith, who opposes Jordan's suit in surprising ways.

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User Review  - SherylHendrix - LibraryThing

Christians will find this thinly veiled allegory (with characters such as "Bob Moses" and "Joshua Nunn" set in Bethany, Pennsylvania at the center of which is a controversy over "Jericho Park ... Read full review

A great story!

User Review  - Jamocha - Christianbook.com

This story is about so many great people. Jordan’s journey from his devastating past to a new place. Faith’s journey from a place of comfort to a place of boldness. Joshua’s journey from a place of ... Read full review

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About the author (2007)

Karen Kingsbury was born in Fairfax, Virginia on June 8, 1963. She received a B.A. in journalism from California State University, Northridge in 1986. After graduation, she became a full-time reporter for the Los Angeles Times. Her first book, Missy's Murder, was published in 1992. She wrote three more true crime novels and four collections of answered prayers and miracle stories before transitioning to inspirational fiction in 1998. Her first inspirational fiction novel was Where Yesterday Lives. Popular series she has penned include the Redemption, Firstborn, Sunrise, and Angels Walking series, and she has also written the nonfiction Miracle Books collection, gift books, and children's books. She has won several Retailer's Choice Awards, plus 2005 and 2007 Gold Medallions for Oceans Apart and Ever After, respectively. Her other books include Longing, Coming Home - The Baxter Family: A Story of Undying Hope, Fiteen Minutes, The Family of Jesus, and The Friends of Jesus.

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