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Where the forest meets the stars

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A mysterious child teaches two strangers how to love and trust again. After the loss of her mother and her own battle with breast cancer, Joanna Teale returns to her graduate research on nesting birds in rural Illinois, determined to prove that her recent hardships have not broken her. When a mysterious child who shows up at her cabin, barefoot and covered in bruises, Joanna enlists the help of her reclusive neighbor, Gabriel Nash, to solve the mystery of the charming child. But the more time they spend together, the more questions they have. How does a young girl not only read but understand Shakespeare? Why do good things keep happening in her presence? And why aren't Jo and Gabe checking the missing children's website anymore? Though the three have formed an incredible bond, they know difficult choices must be made.

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  • 0 of 3 copies available at OWWL.

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3 current holds with 3 total copies.
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Barcode Status /
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Clifton Springs Library Fic Van (Text)
Adult Fiction
52115300362939
Checked out
07/01/2019
Victor Farmington Library VAN (Text)
Adult New Materials
52128300878465
Checked out
07/05/2019
Williamson Public Library FIC VAN (Text)
Adult New Materials
52152300722341
Checked out
06/27/2019
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781542040068
  • ISBN: 154204006X
  • ISBN: 9781503904910
  • ISBN: 1503904911
  • Physical Description: 321 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Seattle : Lake Union Publishing, [2019]

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A mysterious child teaches two strangers how to love and trust again. After the loss of her mother and her own battle with breast cancer, Joanna Teale returns to her graduate research on nesting birds in rural Illinois, determined to prove that her recent hardships have not broken her. When a mysterious child who shows up at her cabin, barefoot and covered in bruises, Joanna enlists the help of her reclusive neighbor, Gabriel Nash, to solve the mystery of the charming child. But the more time they spend together, the more questions they have. How does a young girl not only read but understand Shakespeare? Why do good things keep happening in her presence? And why aren't Jo and Gabe checking the missing children's website anymore? Though the three have formed an incredible bond, they know difficult choices must be made.
Subject: Gifted children > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Forgiveness > Fiction.
Trust > Fiction.
Illinois > Fiction.
Illinois.
Genre: Fiction.
Domestic fiction.


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