In this satisfying conclusion to The Rose Trilogy, Lewis demonstrates a flair for words that few authors can match and it is evident in her delightful characters and realistic situations. It would be helpful to read the series in order.
Rose Kauffman is surprised when her childhood friend Nick Franco returns. After the suspicious death of his brother, Nick left for the Englisch world and Rose had begun to move past her feelings for him in hopes of finding love with another. Will things change if Nick decides to join the church? (BETHANY HOUSE, Oct., 303 pp., $14.99)
Leslie L. McKee