Marcia Evanick gifts us with FAMILY FIRST (4), an exquisite love story of a handsome teacher who takes up his first post in a small impoverished community and falls in love with a struggling dollmaker who is responsible for her six younger siblings. What secret does she hide that prevents her from responding to his love? Ms. Evanick displays a marvelously tender touch in this beautifully crafted romance.

Reviewed by: 
Melinda Helfer