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Ascension of Larks
By Rachel Linden
Published by Thomas Nelson
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On 6/7 Bookworlder wrote: Every so often I come across a work of contemporary fiction that breaks my heart in the best way. With prose that ranges from beautiful to mundane, this is an outstanding debut. Set primary on Washington State’s San Juan Island, the brief descriptions were so evocative that I felt instantly transported, ... Heartbreaking and Heartwarming Debut
On 9/22 Karin Beery wrote: I didn’t connect with this book at all. I was intrigued by the blurb, but it never engaged me. Honestly, the blurb above shows you everything that happens in the book. The rest of it is pages and pages of introspection, description, and explanations about what happened in the past to lead up to the ... Not really women's fiction; more literary than genre.
On 9/6 The MomHood wrote: A wonderful story of adventure, love, faith and the will to go on. When a family needs someone to lean on, Maggie is there, but not with guilt and secrets which, makes this a wonderful book. Written with subtlety and charm with a bit of darkness and storm. Set on an island where things really start to ... Ascension of Larks
On 8/23 Jamie Lapeyrolerie wrote: What to say about this book? All in all it wasn’t a bad read, but I didn’t connect with it. I would put it down, come back to it, then put it down again. I know part of the reason is I’m not a fan of best friends being in love with their best friend’s husbands and normally I wouldn’t pick it ... Ascension Of Larks by Rachel Linden | Book Review
On 8/1 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: This book was well written, has deep well developed characters that are relatable, and was a fast read. I really wasn't sure what to expect, but was surprised. There were parts that really took me back that I loved and there were parts that I wasn't really sure how to feel about. It took a few ... Ascension of Larks By Rachel Linden
On 7/12 cathyb wrote: Ascension of Larks by Rachel Linden Ascension of Larks by Rachel Linden is simply a fabulous book about life. Maggie met Marco in college and they formed a fast friendship. So many things about them were similar and they just fit together in life. Maggie's roommate in college was Lena and Lena ... Ascension of Larks
On 6/30 Prairie Sky Book Reviews wrote: Have you ever read a book that sort of blew you away, and you needed to take a few days to figure out what you really thought about it? That was definitely the case for me with a new release published by Thomas Nelson, and written by Rachel Linden. “Ascension of Larks” is a beautiful story written ... One of the Most Unusual Books I've Read in a While. . .
On 6/29 Lenoire wrote: Photo Credit - AmazonMaggie Henry has her dream career that she always wanted. However, lately she feels like her life is missing something except when she visits her two best friends and their kids at their summer home. When tragedy strikes and kills one of her friends, she must travel to a remote island ... Book Review - Ascension of Larks
On 6/28 Flawed But Forgiven wrote: Rachel Linden wrote a complex story with complicated characters in the Ascension of Larks. Maggie and Lena are college roommates. When Maggie and Marco meet, having similar stories they connect and develop a close friendship. But when Marco meets Lena there is an instant attraction and decide to ... THINGS ARE NOT ALWAYS AS LOOK
On 6/24 Bookwomanjoan wrote: Linden has crafted a good novel of character development woven through a story of changing relationships.The story revolves around Maggie, a very successful professional photographer. While on location in Nicaragua, Maggie receives a phone call from her good friend Lena. Lena's husband, Marco, is dead. ... Ascension of Larks by Rachel Linden