I tried another Kansas author this month by reading Seeds of Summer by Deborah Vogts. This heartwarming romance about a rodeo queen drew me in with its depiction of a young woman’s struggle to find faith after her world falls apart. Natalie was on her way to seeing her dreams come true, she was in [...]
Carousels are places of beauty, fun, childhood delight–and sometimes romance. So when I picked up The Carousel Painter by Judith Miller I expected a sweet gentle love story with lots of wholesome fun. I was pleasantly surprised to find that this story about a young woman who becomes the first female worker at a carousel plant also contains a good deal of dramatic tension.
Yesterday, Christians all over the world celebrated Easter, so for week 17 of our Kansas sesquicentennial series, we’re highlighting In His Steps author and creator of the “WWJD” (What Would Jesus Do?) phenomenon, Charles Sheldon (1891-1946).