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Blowing on dandelions : a novel

Author: Miralee Ferrell
Publisher: Colorado Springs, CO : David C Cook, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Do Dandelion Wishes Actually Come True? Katherine Galloway knew this moment of calm wouldn't last, blown away like the dandelion seeds she scattered as a girl. In 1880, three years after her husband's death, she struggles to run an Oregon boardinghouse and raise two girls alone. Things don't get easier when her critical, domineering mother moves in. Katherine must make the situation work, but standing up for herself  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Christian fiction
Romance fiction
Inspirational fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Miralee Ferrell
ISBN: 9780781408080 0781408083
OCLC Number: 847848250
Notes: Includes book questions and excerpt from: Wishing on buttercups.
Description: 395 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Miralee Ferrell.

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Do Dandelion Wishes Actually Come True? Katherine Galloway knew this moment of calm wouldn't last, blown away like the dandelion seeds she scattered as a girl. In 1880, three years after her husband's death, she struggles to run an Oregon boardinghouse and raise two girls alone. Things don't get easier when her critical, domineering mother moves in. Katherine must make the situation work, but standing up for herself and her family while honoring her mother isn't easy. And with a daughter entering the teenage years, the pressure on Katherine becomes close to overwhelming. Then she crosses paths with Micah Jacobs, a widower who could reignite her heart, but she fears a relationship with him might send things over the edge. She must find the strength, wisdom, hope, and faith to remake her life, for everything is about to change.--

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Blowing on dandelions by Miralee Ferrell

by BellaMae (WorldCat user published 2013-05-11) Excellent Permalink

What a fantastic story and such fine characters.  It is about a Mother, Daughter and two Grandaughters,  A Father and Son. When you read it, you come away with feeling all the emotions and feelings of her characters.  This book deserves 5 stars. It is excellent reading. I cant wait...
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