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sandypathU.S.Age: 35-44Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Really good readJune 29, 2013sandypathU.S.Age: 35-44Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5The Silent Gift by Michael Landon Jr. and Cindy Kelley
This book had me from the first page! I started it not sure what to expect but was interested from chapter to chapter. I found myself caught up in the journey of an abused wife fleeing to safety... all the while not knowing what it would look like until she found it.
Mary and Jack, her son, travel from place to place during the 1930's and must find a way to survive with few resources. One thing discovered along the way is that even though Jack doesn't hear or speak, he does see beyond what is in front of him and others. Jack sees what is happening beforehand - he can see the future.
This gift proves to be a blessing in some ways and a threat in others and it puts me in mind of the television show, "Touch". In that, a father (Keifer Sutherland) and his son work together to figure out clues as to what the boy is seeing ... things others don't see... and work to communicate what is discovered.
This book is a very good read and I was very touched by the end of it.
Bethany House publishers sent me this book at no charge to share my honest review.
Patricia IvieWilmington, DEAge: Over 65Gender: female4 Stars Out Of 5Gut wrenchingDecember 27, 2011Patricia IvieWilmington, DEAge: Over 65Gender: femaleQuality: 4Value: 4Meets Expectations: 4Well written, but very emotional tale! Don't read this without a box of tissues nearby!
GwenCocoa, FLAge: 45-54Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Immediately captures your attention.November 5, 2011GwenCocoa, FLAge: 45-54Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5I only read several excerpts from Google, however, I was so captured that I want to read the entire book! It shows how good God is and that nothing happens by chance. It also shows that children are indeed a gift from our Heavenly Father, especially those who are considered handicapped. Our Lord makes no mistakes!
Anna Lykins5 Stars Out Of 5Great readOctober 17, 2011Anna LykinsQuality: 4Value: 3Meets Expectations: 4I really enjoyed reading this book. It kept me interested throughout the entire novel.
jenleewPort Orchard WAAge: Over 65Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Couldn't put book downSeptember 21, 2011jenleewPort Orchard WAAge: Over 65Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5Really enjoyed the book, Couldn't not stop reading it.