Emerald Windows - eBook  -     By: Terri Blackstock
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Zondervan / 2009 / ePub

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Brooke Martin is a stained-glass artist who fled her hometown of Hayden, Missouri, after she was wrongly accused of having an affair with her high school art teacher, Nick Marcello. Now, ten years later, she accepts a commission to return to Hayden to redesign the stained-glass windows in the city's historic church - only to find that the person who hired her was Nick. He is now a Christian, but that doesn't stop the gossip from starting all over again. The gossip greatly bothers Brooke's family, especially her younger sister who is on the brink of her own scandal. Despite the hypocrisy of many of the church members, as she designs the window panels Brooke begins to see the wonder of God's relationship with mankind. When she comes to the point of surrender to God, she and Nick confess to each other that, although they didn't act on them years ago, they had strong feelings for one another, contributing to the sense of guilt they've suffered all these years. The story unfolds through a marvelous irony of self-sacrifice and love in this wonderful novel adapted from a book of the same name previously published by Harlequin.

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Format: DRM Protected ePub
Vendor: Zondervan
Publication Date: 2009
ISBN: 9780310830269
ISBN-13: 9780310830269
UPC: 025986830267
Availability: In Stock

Publisher's Description

Brooke Martin and Nick Marcello, falsely implicated ten years ago in a scandal that cost Nick his teaching job, meet again for the first time since then to redesign the stained-glass windows in a historic church--and the rumors start all over again, this time also including Brooke’s kid sister, Roxy.

Author Bio

Terri Blackstock has sold over seven million books worldwide and is a New York Times best-selling author. She is the award-winning author of Intervention, Vicious Cycle, and Downfall, as well as such series as Cape Refuge, Newpointe 911, the SunCoast Chronicles, and the Restoration Series. Visit her website at www.terriblackstock.com Facebook: tblackstock Twitter: @terriblackstock

 

Library Journal

Promising art student Brooke Martin fled Hayden, MO, the day after graduation when a prominent matron spreads ugly rumors about her and her young teacher, Nick Marcello. Seven years later, Brooke returns to deal with the ghosts of her past and to accept a commission to create stained-glass windows for Hayden Bible Church. When she learns that she will be working with Nick, Brooke almost flees again. But she decides to stand up for herself this time, without family support but aware that Nick means more to her than she ever thought possible. As Brooke catches Nick's enthusiasm for a series of windows depicting the covenants of the Bible, she also begins to share his passion for the Lord and starts searching deep within the Bible for answers to her questions. Only by finding love with the Lord will Brooke be able to find a love closer to home. Christian suspense novelist Blackstock (Sun Coast Chronicles) shows how strength found in the Lord can have a profound impact on a single life and then spread to others who do not even know they are searching for Him. For all collections. Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information.

Publisher's Weekly

Seasoned Christian suspense novelist Blackstock disappoints with this run-of-the-mill romance. The second Christian novel this year (Linda Dorrell's True Believers is the other) to focus on the renovation of a church and, in particular, the female protagonist's design of its stained glass windows, this story features a lovestruck pair of artists who are supposed to be offbeat and tortured, but in fact are ill-defined and bland. Brooke, a 20-something stained glass artist who, amid scandal, left her hometown immediately after her high school graduation, comes back to do a job and face the gossips who drove her away. Unfortunately for readers, the scandal a misinterpreted hug between student and teacher has no teeth, and it strains credulity to think that any town, even the caricaturish Hayden, Mo., could make so much of so little. Also problematic is that the former teacher, who is only six years Brooke's senior, is motivated to convert her to Christianity mostly because he wants to marry her, but would never marry an unbeliever. Stereotypes abound, including a wealthy, almost mechanically mean-spirited villainess and an Italian family complete with a dead grandfather whose clich d proverbs are remembered in over-the-top dialect ("You put-a care and-a love into everything you do, Nicky, and that's-a quality"). Blackstock generates enough interest in these characters and their predicaments to keep the pages turning, but the novel's predictable conclusion is telegraphed from the first page. (Oct.) Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information.

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