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The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman

The debut of a stunning new voice in fiction— a novel both heartbreaking and transcendent.

Amazon Best Books of the Month, August 2012:

 Tom Sherbourne is a lighthouse keeper on Janus Rock, a tiny island a half-day's boat journey from the coast of Western Australia. When a baby washes up in a rowboat, he and his young wife, Isabel, decide to raise the child as their own. The baby seems like a gift from God, and the couple's reasoning for keeping her seduces the reader into entering the waters of treacherous morality even as Tom--whose moral code withstood the horrors of World War I--begins to waver. M. L. Stedman's vivid characters and gorgeous descriptions of the solitude of Janus Rock and the unpredictable Australian frontier create a perfect backdrop for this tale of longing, loss, and the overwhelming love for a child. --Malissa Kent

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  • Chris F.

    Fun meet up and book discussion. Great group of women!

    1 · May 13, 2014

  • Megan

    So here's one of the Sarah Haskins videos from her "Target Women" series.

    All her old stuff is on Youtube. :)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMRDLCR8vAE

    2 · May 8, 2014

  • Kate L

    Here!

    May 7, 2014

  • Charlin

    Sorry for the cancel but tomorrow is also track day. Bad planning on my part :(

    1 · May 6, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm a fast reader...but the book has not arrived yet. So I will wait to eat everyone next month. I Promise to get my book ordered faster. April was a busy month.Both kids had milestone birthdays, a wedding in arizona, my birthday, senior prom, and friends visiting from out of state. June has to be calmer!!!!!

    1 · May 6, 2014

  • Megan

    I just made an account. I hope I clicked the right button... >_>

    2 · May 2, 2014

  • Gina L.

    I thought I had already RSVP'd yes - I'm Confused?!!

    May 2, 2014

  • sharon

    sorry I'm going to have to cancel. Hopefully the person on the waiting list can take my place

    April 30, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    I read this book, it was really interesting. I am unable to meet on May 7th. Will make the June meeting.

    April 16, 2014

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