The Rapture of Canaan

The Rapture of Canaan

Large Print - 1997
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At the Church of Fire and Brimstone and God's Almighty Baptizing Wind, Grandpa Herman makes the rules for everyone, and everyone obeys, or else. Try as she might, Ninah hasn't succeeded in resisting temptation -- her prayer partner, James -- and finds herself pregnant. She fears the wrath of Grandpa Herman, the congregation and of God Himself. But the events that follow show Ninah that God's ways are more mysterious than even Grandpa Herman understands ...
Publisher: Thorndike, ME : G.K. Hall, 1997, c1995
Edition: LARGE PRINT ED
ISBN: 9780783882703
078388270X
Characteristics: 352 p. (large print) ; 24 cm

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ggayle40
Nov 07, 2012

What a great tale of acceptance, forgiveness and redemption!

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Calgovin
Oct 11, 2007

This was beautifully written, and a very unique coming of age story. It is a book that you could read every few years and discover something new about yourself. The ending was surprisingly joyous and one that I still think about every so often - bringing a smile to my face.

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