14 January 2011

First Words: Rain


"Nothing deepens a stream like a good rain...or makes it harder to cross." - Crossing Oceans by Gina Holmes
OK so technically I haven't started this yet. But I wanted to give you lasses a taste of our upcoming Christian Fiction Book Club read for the month of January. This month's hostess is the sweet Lydia at The Overweight Bookshelf.

36 comments :

  1. I know - it looks so good! I love the cover! but i haven't started yet, either...

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  2. That cover is gorgeous! And the first line has me hooked already. Can't wait to see what you think!

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  3. This looks (and sounds) like such a beautiful book, Juju! :)

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  4. The cover is lovely. I hope it turns out to be as good as it sounds.

    Happy Reading.

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  5. I love that line. Even more so now that I know the story, but I promise I won's say any more than that . . . :)

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  6. I like the quote and the tagline. :) I'm interested to see what you think of this one. Happy Reading!

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  7. I love the tagline. It's a good book for the weekend. Enjoy.

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  8. Love the tagline, and the quote. Looking forward to your review later

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  9. ooh, what a great cover and a great tagline! thanks for sharing :)

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  10. Oh woww, that cover is so lovely! And the tagline instantly drew me in, the hopeless romantic I am :P

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  11. Oh my word! This book sounds sooo familiar! I think it might be on my TBR list.

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  12. The cover is very eye-catchy! Looking forward to seeing what you think of it :)

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  13. What do you think so far...I think I cried through most of this...THE END..Oh my gosh BAWL city Juju....get your hanky...:(

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  14. What a lovely quote, it sounds like it's going to be a beautiful book. I love the tagline and pretty floral skirt on the cover!

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  15. That's definitely a wonderful quote! Hope you are enjoying it!

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  16. Juju! I just read Selena's review for this (my new blog partner). "Wow" is all I can say. Get ready for one emotional roller coaster.

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  17. I love the contrast of the summer/spring clothes and the vacant beach. Will be curious to see what you think of it....

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  18. sounds like full of life lessons :)

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  19. I adore this cover-thanks for sharing.

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  20. I've heard great things about this title I hope you like it!

    XOXO~ Renee

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  21. Hi Juju, Just wanted to say thanks for all your well wishes, I really appreciate it. Simone xx

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  22. A great beginning for a book. =)

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  23. Love the cover for this one! I don't think that I would have picked this one up if I had just seen it on the shelf, but I may have to give it a try.

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  24. I really think I downloaded this at one point when it was free. Must find! Because this is looking to be amazing! Can't wait to see what you think of the whole story. Great intro, love this meme!

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  25. I love the softness of the cover. Seems interesting.

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  26. This sounds really good! And I love the cover.

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  27. Sounds interesting! I'll have to add it to my TBR.

    BTW: I love your blog! The bokeh background, the title, your buttons! Very nice! :)

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  28. oooo, i do hope you love this book ~ keep tissues handy!

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  29. The cover looks so beautiful, Juju! I've never heard of this one before so I just went to do some research. It sounds wonderful. I will definitely be adding it to my reading list. Can't wait to hear your thoughts on it. =)

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