Home to Holly Springs
By (author) Jan Karon
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Home to Holly Springs by Jan Karon
Book DescriptionJoin Father Tim on a profoundly personal journey back to his childhood home. Thirty-eight years have passed since Father Tim Kavanagh left his Mississippi hometown, determined not to return. Then he receives a handwritten note postmarked Holly Springs. Cryptic and unsigned, it says only Come home . These two words compel him to make the most challenging journey of his life. Traveling to his boyhood home doesn t merely take Father Tim across hundreds of miles. Thanks to a thousand sights and smells, he also travels back through memories some fond and some he s tried for nearly forty years to forget, from his quick-to-anger father and his lovingly tender mother to the picturesque small town he d tried desperately to leave behind. And once Father Tim discovers who was behind the mysterious note, a truth is revealed that will change his life forever."
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780143114390
Paperback / softback
(197mm x 130mm x 16mm)
Imprint: Penguin USA
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Jan Karon
Come Rain or Come Shine, Paperback (May 2016)
Originally published in hardcover in 2015 by G.P. Putnam's Sons."
Light from Heaven, Paperback / softback (May 2008)» View all books by Jan Karon
New in paperback, the final volume in Karon's phenomenally successful Mitford Years ties up all the loose ends of Father Timothy Kavanagh's deeply affecting life. Illustrations.
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Author Biography - Jan Karon
Jan Karon, born Janice Meredith Wilson in the foothills of North Carolina, was named after the title of a popular novel, Janice Meredith. Jan wrote her first novel at the age of ten. The manuscript was written on Blue Horse notebook paper, and was, for good reason, kept hidden from my sister. When she found it, she discovered the one curse word I had, with pounding heart, included in someone s speech. For Pete s sake, hadn t Rhett Butler used that very same word and gotten away with it? After my grandmother s exceedingly focused reproof, I ve written books without cussin ever since. Several years ago, Karon left a successful career in advertising to move to the mountain village of Blowing Rock, North Carolina, and write books. I stepped out on faith to follow my lifelong dream of being an author, she says. I made real sacrifices and took big risks. But living, it seems to me, is largely about risk. Enthusiastic booksellers across the country have introduced readers of all ages to Karon s heartwarming books. At Home in Mitford, Karon s first book in the Mitford series, was nominated for an ABBY by the American Booksellers Association in 1996 and again in 1997. Bookstore owner, Shirley Sprinkle, says, The Mitford Books have been our all-time fiction bestsellers since we went in business twenty-five years ago. We ve sold 10,000 of Jan s books and don t see any end to the Mitford phenomenon. "
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