At any rate, I loved how the story played out and how Eric learned to be honest with himself and others over time. First is was a bunny, then a flower and then she finally settled on a bunny with some flowers by it. He was truly sorry for what he did. A great story to all inspirational,contemporary,romance readers. Dry as Rain tells the story of the rollercoaster ride of one marriage through the viewpoint of the husband. Sure she had the right to be angry, but she hurt herself more than she hurt Eric.
When I was six, I was told that my mother had left me. Busytown Mysteries What is your favorite outfit? So many men do that when what their family really wants is not a bigger house, but a dad and husband who spends time with them. Mac and Cheese What is your favorite tv show? Does he even deserve a second chance? I'm excitedly awaiting Holmes next novel and highly recommend this one. Marielle and Lily What is your favorite thing to do outside? I thought she did a great job with first person point of view. Just when it looks like forgive and forget is no longer an option, a car accident gives Eric the second chance of a lifetime. If you were a song, what kind of song would you be? Zeke was a little nervous the whole time, but over all did well.
I found this an authentic interesting story. Is this his opportunity to win Kyra back? He'd dug himself a pretty big hole with a few dumb decisions that cost him dearly, and he couldn't take the consequences back for a do-over. I like cold canned spinach. Wow, Gina Holmes has now been placed on my favorite author list, I absolutely loved this book. It starts with a couple who are seperated.
From the bestselling author of Crossing Oceanscomes a powerfully moving story that tests the limits of love's forgiveness. Eric's internal dialog rang true to me. And through it all, the grace of God and the power of the truth shines through. It is probably one of my favourites I have read this summer. What is your favorite color? That whole situation damaged me terribly as you can imagine.
By looking at the situation from a different angle, the author provides a great deal of food for thought and contemplation. Pink and Purple What is your favorite toy? More recently, I met another form of perceived rejection when my now ex-husband asked for a divorce. The book tended to be a bit predictable. No one knows when--or if--Kyra's memory will return, but Eric seizes the opportunity to win back the woman he's never stopped loving. Received for review from the publisher. It's a sorry substitute to feel valued and attractive by someone other than your life-mate, which Eric soon discovered after he got a taste of what he thought he wanted.
We also took a family morning and visited The Butterfly House It was lovely and peaceful and most of the family enjoyed it. Is it fair to take advantage of her memory loss? I desire more than anything to live a life worthy to lay before His throne one day. No obvious damage to the cover, with the dust jacket if applicable included for hard covers. Dry as Rain is a great book. The first book I remember realizing the power of was A Wrinkle in Time. It is a wonderful book meant for those last days on the beach. May be very minimal identifying marks on the inside cover.
This is not how Eric envisioned his life going nor does he want his marriage to end, but he has no idea how to put the pieces back together. ~ ~ ~ For more information about Gina and her books, visit her website at. Bitterness just hurts the person who is bitter about things, and Kyra was a great example of that. The writing is fresh, modern and realistic. And then I read somewhere that if you write one page a day at the end of a year, you have a novel. Once in awhile I ask myself, what exactly is your faith message and then I have to push it from my mind so it flows naturally through the characters.
Gina Holmes sailed into the inspirational fiction market last year with an acclaimed and awarded debut entitled Crossing Oceans. Jump on the trampoline What is your favorite drink? There are lots of minor characters who at times have a place in the story and at others not really. We just have to trust. We have a three pawed yorkie named Sophie who is a living teddy bear. You know, nothing gets me further off track then when I think about that question. It took her a bit to decide what she wanted on her cake. I hope that marriages that have grown stale will realize that sometimes it just takes one person changing to get both back on the right path.
My ReviewGina Holmes delivers another heartfelt story in Dry as Rain. Her sophomore release, Dry as Rain Tyndale House Publishers will be out this week. Most of all, I loved how God took an ugly situation and turned it around so it was used for the good. Sometimes I go through an entire bag of sunflower seeds on a chapter. Christians make mistakes and fall into sin, thankfully we have a Heavenly Father who will forgive and restore us. In the story that is your life, are you the strong, female lead; the girl next door; the mysterious woman behind dark glasses; the super heroine; or the little girl trying to walk in high heels? Just when it looks like forgive and forget is no longer an option, a car accident gives Eric the second chance of a lifetime. Details can be found at Tyndale and My Book Addiction Reviews.
When she looks at him with eyes of love and treats him the way she used to, his heart immediately thaws and he seizes the opportunity to win back her love before she remembers what he wishes he could forget. I have never understood how women can become such witches when they have been cheated on, but I found the portrayal in this novel totally believable because I've known many women who acted just like Kyra did. Bunnies What is your favorite song? This is a through provoking story of family,faith and love. Besides entertainment, what do you hope readers will take away from it? Most of the people I know who have had infidelity in their marriage said it started the same way. . A thought provoking, touching, story of grace and forgiveness. She recently retired after twenty-five years as a district office secretary for the State of Illinois.