What options does a Christian woman have after she s brutally assaulted by a stranger...and becomes pregnant? That s the heartrending situation Claire Holland faces. Happily married and the mother of two when she is attacked, Claire begins an incredible journey on the painful pathway to trusting God in all things. When Claire s husband, Dan, confesses he can t be a father to the expected child, Claire s decision to put the baby up for adoption creates a sense of tremendous loss for Claire. Later, unexpected circumstances turn this seeming loss into victory.This wonderful first vel isn t a love story....but a life story, presenting the twin themes trusting God in tragic circumstances and reaping the rewards that eventually come with sacrificial loving.
Susan Meissneris an award-winning newspaper columnist, pastor s wife, high school journalism instructor and author of several previous novels, including Why the Sky Is Blue, In All Deep Places, and A Window to the World (named one of the top ten Christian novels of 2005 by Booklist magazine). She lives in rural Minnesota with her husband, Robert, and their four children.