Item description for Promise (American Quilt V3) by Jane Peart...
Overview In the third book of this popular historical romance series, Josie's daughter Jo grows up in California and falls in love with a missionary. After they marry, the couple travels to Hawaii where adventure awaits them. At the end of each book, a special section helps readers create the family quilt patterns themselves.
Publishers Description She was of American blood, born in the islands. He was a native islander. Their love bridged two worlds that would one day threaten to tear them apart.
As a child, Jana Rutherford played barefoot on the sparkling Hawaiian beaches with her friend, Akela, and Akela's handsome cousin, Kimo. But that carefreeness would change as Jana grew...and the quality of her and Kimo's friendship grew as well into something deeper, stronger.
It was then that Jana first heard the whispers, "He's not her kind" -- and discovered the difference people drew between a Hawaiian-born American and a native islander.
Faced with the ignorance of others and a painful time of separation from Kimo, it would be easy for Jana's love to grow cold. Especially with Bayard, the dashing brother of Jana's wealthy friend, Edith, showing such evident interest. Attractive, charming, and of American stock like herself, Bayard represented a lavish, exciting world that Jana had only read about.
But Kimo stood for all she had known and loved.
In each intricate quilt of the Hawaiian women, a secret was hidden known only to its creator, a story contained in its design. Jana's life seemed much like a quilt: delicately yet passionately fashioned by a Creator who knew how to assemble the pieces into a mysterious, glorious pattern -- a life's tale yet untold.
Citations And Professional Reviews Promise (American Quilt V3) by Jane Peart has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Booklist - 09/01/1996 page 65
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 5" Height: 8.25" Weight: 0.4 lbs.
Release Date Aug 6, 1996
Publisher Zondervan Publishing
Series American Quilt
Series Number 3
ISBN 0310201683 ISBN13 9780310201687 UPC 025986201685
Availability 0 units.
More About Jane Peart
Jane Peart was a best-selling novelist in both the secular and Christian markets. Her beloved Brides of Montclair Series is one of the longest continuous series on the market. She also published the American Quilts Series, and the Orphan Train Trilogy.
Jane Peart currently resides in Fortuna, in the state of California.
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