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A Common Life: A Wedding Story

By: Jan Karon

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Viking: 2001

Seller ID: 17228

ISBN: 0670894370

Condition: Used - Very Good


former owner's name & address label ffep, else clean & tight View more info

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A New Song (The Mitford Years, Book 5)

By: Jan Karon

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Viking: April 1999

Seller ID: 78811

ISBN: 0670878103

Condition: Used - Very Good


Jan Karon's millions of fans can't wait to sit down with her heartwarming and hilarious characters, who have a way of becoming family. In fact, readers and booksellers across the country kept Out to Canaan and At Home in Mitford on The New York Times bestseller list for months. In A New Song, Mitford's longtime Episcopal priest, Father Tim, retires. However, new challenges and adventures await when he agrees to serve as interim minister of a small church on Whitecap Island. He and his wife, Cynthia, soon find that Whitecap has its own unforgettable characters: a church organist with a mysterio... View more info

Patches of Godlight: Father Tim's Favorite Quotes

By: Jan Karon

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Viking: September 2001

Seller ID: 79007

ISBN: 0670030066

Condition: Used - Very Good


Throughout his years as Mitford's beloved Episcopal priest, Father Tim Kavanagh has been reading and also pondering two crucial questions: How can he guide and encourage his flock? How can he deepen and encourage his won spirit? The result is a wonderful collection of his favorite quotes from thinkers, theologians, poets, and philosophers -- from Mark Twain and C. S. Lewis to St. Paul and Wordsworth.Patches of Godlight is a stunning two-color facsimile of Father Tim's own leather-bound notebook with his name gold stamped on the cover. Every quote is in his own handwriting, and scattered thr... View more info

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Shepherds Abiding: A Mitford Christmas Story

By: Jan Karon

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Viking Penguin: October 2003

Seller ID: 79006

ISBN: 0670031208

Condition: Used - Very Good


Since he was a boy growing up in Missisippi, Father Tim has lived what he calls "the life of the mind." Except for cooking and gardening and washing his dog, he never learned to savor the work of his hands. And then he finds a derelict nativity scene--twenty figures, including a flock of sheep, that have suffered the indignities of time and neglect. Could he give the small company new life? Restore the camel's ear, repaint every piece, replace a missing nose on a wise man? "You can't teach an old dog new tricks " he reminds himself. It's when he imagines the excitement in Cynthia's eyes that h... View more info