In Book 2 of the Daughters of Blessing series, impetuous Sophie Knutson defies her father's request and elopes with Hamre Bjorklund. The dreams that Sophie had of a wonderful life of adventure and romance are dashed when her husband leaves her in Ballard, Washington, alone and pregnant while he is away at sea. Determined to make it alone, Sophie hires on at a fish cannery, only to be fired when she faints. Desperate to return to her family, Sophie journeys back to Blessing, but will her family be willing to take her back in after everything she's done? Lauraine Snelling, paperback, 334 pages.
Fan-Favorite Lauraine Snelling Delivers Another Hit Novel
Certain she can't live without Hamre Bjorklund, the impetuous Sophie Knutson rejects her father's request to postpone her marriage until after graduation and convinces Hamre to elope. But life as a fisherman's bride in Seattle is not at all that Sophie had envisioned. Pregnant and lonely while Hamre's out at sea, she hires on at a fish cannery, only to be fired after fainting on the job.
When tragedy strikes, heartbroken Sophie can think only of returning home to Blessing.
But will her family welcome her after the way she's hurt them by her defiant behavior? And will she ever open her heart to love again?
Lauraine Snelling is the award-winning author of over 70 books, fiction and nonfiction, for adults and young adults. Her books have sold nearly 5 million copies. Besides writing books and articles, she teaches at writers' conferences across the country. She and her husband make their home in Tehachapi, California. Learn more at www.laurainesnelling.com.