Book Review: “Christmas At Harmony Hill” by Ann H. Gabhart

November 28, 2013 at 2:04 pm | Posted in Books | Leave a comment
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Ann H. Gabhart in her new book, “christmas at harmony hill book coverChristmas At Harmony Hill” published by Revell lets us experience Christmas with Heather Worth.

From the back cover:  A stirring story of healing, hope, and home at Christmas

It is 1864 and the nation is torn apart by civil war when Heather Worth discovers she is with child. With her husband at the front and nowhere else to turn, she seeks refuge in the Shaker village of Harmony Hill. Amid the tumult of the times, Heather yearns for the peace she sees in this strange community. But can this longing really be fulfilled amid these people with their peculiar beliefs about family?

As Christmas approaches, the joy of new life and the love that is born of forgiveness may hold the answer.

Join bestselling author Ann H. Gabhart for a peek into the world of the Shakers–and the world of the human heart.

There is a reason why there are so many stories about Christmas on the television about this time and that reason is everyone loves a good story where the spirit of Christmas changes a person by healing them of old hurts to free them to be themselves.  That’s why everyone wishes Christmas could last all year round.  History, The Civil War and a Husband and Wife separated by battle right before she is to give birth to their firstborn. Where do you go when you cannot go home and you have no money?  A note from Heather’s mother sends her to the Shaker village where her Great Aunt lives.  Heather is drawn to these people but also is a bit terrified due to all the stories she has heard. “Christmas At Harmony Hill” is all about Heather and family; the family she has with her husband, her mother and father and then with her great aunt.  This is a wonderful story that has a really neat take on the values of Christmas.  “Christmas At Harmony Hill” is one sweet read that you might want to read twice and then keep it handy to read again next year.

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Disclosure of Material Connection: I received this book free from Revell.   I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255 <> : “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

“Available November 2013 at your favorite bookseller from Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group.”

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