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  1. Promise Me This
    Promise Me This
    Cathy Gohlke
    Tyndale House / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $8.79 Retail: $13.99 Save 37% ($5.20)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 36 Reviews
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  1. Cottonwood, CA
    Age: Under 18
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    Epic - A must read
    July 23, 2012
    hannah97
    Cottonwood, CA
    Age: Under 18
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    Promise Me This by Cathy Gohlke was a good book. Though long it was very sweet and endearing. I would recommend it to friends who are looking for a slow paced read.
  2. Wanham, Alberta
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    a phenomenal novel
    July 21, 2012
    Marianne
    Wanham, Alberta
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    Cathy Gohlke has written a phenominal emotional and poignant novel based on the happenings of the times around the sinking of the great Unsinkable Ship the Titanic and the War to end all wars World War I. The reader is drawn to the gutter rat - Irish orphan and abused child Michael Dunnigan and the up and coming gardener Owen Allen and his orphan sister Annie. Loyalty and generosity are perhaps their biggest and at the same time worst virtue. Enter Aunt Elizabeth, jealous, bitter and everything evil. How this all contects together, is for you, the reader to find out.

    Christ's unending, unconditional love shines brighter against the dark background of the world and this brilliant light shines through the book. There were times when my heart was heavy and I hardly wanted to turn the page for fear of what would come to view about the world and the lives of the characters of Promise Me This, but then, I needed to find out how things would end. I have read enough novels of this type that end realistically, not necessarily as I as the reader would want them to.

    This novel is very well written, and the discriptions of first of all the Titanic as well as the world as it was then very vivid. I could almost see the massive amounts of plants and luxuries afforded to those sailing in the ship, and the countryside in New Jersey at the nurseries. The war scenes were just as graphic, and those that have too much imagination might want to skim over parts of this. But don't let that stop you from picking up an awesome novel. Right and Good does triumph over Evil.

    You may purchase this book anywhere great novels are sold.
  3. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    July 11, 2012
    jglass
    this book has heartache joy and everything in between. It was a good read for a rainy day! definitely one you won't want to miss.
  4. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    Not Just Another Titanic Book
    July 10, 2012
    Auditor2
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    This review was written for Promise Me This - eBook.
    This is one of my book club selections and while I read them all, I don't always like them. But this one was a page turner for me. It started out aboard ship but turned into much more. The story pulls at your heart strings and keeps you wondering how it will all end. I definitely recommend the book.
  5. upstate NY
    Age: 35-44
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    WOW
    June 27, 2012
    Virginia
    upstate NY
    Age: 35-44
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Titanic disaster, and there are several new books on this subject. I have read a few, and I picked this one up thinking it was just another Titanic storyline. But this book is so much more. The story centers around Annie, whose brother Owen and his friend Michael sail on the Titanic for America. Owen dies but Michael lives. Annie and Michael write letters to deal with their grief.

    This book not only deals with the Titanic disaster but also World War I and beyond. It is over 400 pages but they are packed with an excellent story. I look forward to the author's next book.
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