The Great Lakes Lighthouse Brides Collection: 7 Historical Romances are a Beacon of Hope to Weary Hearts

The Great Lakes Lighthouse Brides Collection: 7 Historical Romances are a Beacon of Hope to Weary Hearts

Lighthouses have long been the symbol of salvation, warning sailors away from dangerous rocks and shallow waters. Along the Great Lakes, America?s inland seas, lighthouses played a vital role in the growth of our nation. They shepherded settlers traveling by water to places that had no roads. These beacons of light required constant tending even in remote and often dangerou Lighthouses have long been the symbol of salvation, warning sailors away from dangerous rocks and shallow waters. ...

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Title:The Great Lakes Lighthouse Brides Collection: 7 Historical Romances are a Beacon of Hope to Weary Hearts
Author:Lena Nelson Dooley
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Genres:Romance
ISBN:The Great Lakes Lighthouse Brides Collection: 7 Historical Romances are a Beacon of Hope to Weary Hearts
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Edition Language:English
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:448 pages pages

The Great Lakes Lighthouse Brides Collection: 7 Historical Romances are a Beacon of Hope to Weary Hearts Reviews

  • Carole Jarvis
    Mar 06, 2019
    Reviewed at The Power of Words: https://bit.ly/2ID9Qr0 I?ve always been drawn to lighthouses, and if a book?s cover features a lighthouse, I almost always give it a closer look. Lighthouses are majestic, the ocean view from the top breathtaking. But it?s the spiritual imagery ...
  • Regina
    Aug 24, 2018
    Review to come. ...
  • Chautona Havig
    Feb 24, 2019
    First off, these novellas are short. They?re barely longer than a short story, actually. I read all seven in a span of about five hours. As a whole, the stories were well written, and I only have a few quibbles with individual titles within the collection. My biggest objection, ac...
  • Dani Moore
    Nov 24, 2018
    Seven Stories, Seven Strong Women! The Great Lakes are in some pretty tough country. Women Lighthouse keepers were rare and their lives difficult. These seven stories about their struggles, their lives, their faith and their hearts will give you a chance to peer back into history as w...
  • Naomi Musch
    Nov 02, 2018
    Who, in our day and age, hasn't given over to the mystique of imagining what it must've been like to live in a lighthouse? I know I have, and the seven authors of the Great Lakes Lighthouse Collection do a superb job of bringing imagination to life in both romantic and realistic ways. ...
  • Anna
    Sep 12, 2018
    The Great Lakes Lighthouse Brides Collection: 7 Historical Romances Are a Beacon of Hope to Weary Hearts is a book published this Nov first by Barbour composed by: Anna's Tower by Peggy Thomas, Beneath a Michigan Moon by Candice Sue Petterson, Safe Haven by Rbecca Jepson, Love's Beacon...
  • Sherry
    Aug 17, 2018
    The Great Lakes Lighthouse Brides Collection takes place in the late 1800 early 1900 centuries. It is a romantic collection of seven different novellas of faith, family, strength, courage and brave female lighthouse keepers. I was drawn into each story in this book and several of the n...
  • Deana Dick
    Mar 03, 2019
    I was excited to read this book because I love lighthouses. I actually collect them and they have always fascinated me. They bring light to darkness and give hope for those lost. The book contains several stories and I loved how we get a taste of each author's style of writing. The sto...
  • Hallie Szott
    Feb 25, 2019
    3.5 The Great Lakes Lighthouse Brides Collection compiles delightful short stories centered around lighthouses, history, and romance. They are easy to read and enjoy quickly, so for anyone in need of a brief historical jaunt, this collection is a fun choice. One of the stories in...
  • Stephanie Norton
    Mar 02, 2019
    The Great Lakes Lighthouse contains seven novellas. Its a collection of well-written stories taking you back from 1883-1911. The Seven Stories are: 1. Anna's Tower by Pegg Thomas - 1883- Thunder Bay Island Lighthouse. Topic: Shipwreck, love, future, career Anna's Wilson plans ...
  • Betti
    Oct 30, 2018
    Who doesn't love seeing those imposing towers along the shores of our Great Lakes and on the coastlines of our great country! Lighthouses have a fascination that lives in the mind of most everyone that has lived near large bodies of water. What would it be like to actually live in and ...
  • Amy
    Aug 20, 2018
    The Great Lakes Lighthouse Brides Collection is a collection of seven stories. These stories include: Anna?s Tower by Pegg Thoma Beneath a Michigan Moon by Candice Sue Patterson Safe Haven by Rebecca Jepson Love?s Beacon by Carrie Fancett Pagels The Last Memory by Kathleen R...
  • Carol
    Jan 21, 2019
    The Great Lakes Lighthouse Bride Collection consists of a collection of seven historical romances revolving around lighthouses. These stories are set in between the years 1883 and 1911. The lighthouses back in that time period were worked by manual labor to keep the lights in w...
  • Ann
    Aug 25, 2018
    I really enjoyed this book. It has seven different historical romances set in different years. All the stories are clean and are well written. They hold your attention and gives a glimpse of the hardship and dangers of the lighthouse keeper's job. If you like stories that involve the s...
  • Melissa Henderson
    Aug 26, 2018
    Wonderful collection. Each story brought me to the shores where lighthouses can be found. I could feel the wind on my face, hear the waves crashing the shore and felt the emotions of the characters. From bravery to finding trust and love through adversity, each story brings promise and...
  • Jeanie
    Feb 21, 2019
    The Last Memory by Kathleen Rouser is the focus of the Celebration Tour. This novella is exciting! The author designed a mystery lady at the center of it. The only survivor of a shipwreck and rescued by the lighthouse keeper, she takes the only name she remembers, that of the ship she ...
  • Carla Johnson-Hicks
    Feb 23, 2019
    This book is made up of seven romantic novellas that are all wonderfully written and enjoyable. It is a collection of novellas of faith, family, strength, courage and brave female lighthouse keepers or spouses, all taking place along the Great Lakes. Living on the edge of one of the ...
  • Karen R
    Dec 02, 2018
    A fine collection of all new stories featuring the historical lighthouses of the Great Lakes region. Starting from 1883 to 1911, the wide variety of tales includes people who lived, tended, rescued and helped others along the vast water ways. Some had mysteries to unravel, involving mi...
  • Mary Gardner
    Dec 28, 2018
    I don?t read very much historical romance but I thoroughly enjoyed this collection. The history and life at a lighthouse and surrounding area was well written by all the authors. I had never considered the requirements of a lighthouse keeper. I learned a lot from these stories. While...
  • Emily P
    Oct 08, 2018
    I enjoyed this anthology of lighthouse romances. I would have to say that Pegg Thomas' story, "Anna's Tower" was my favorite, with "Beneath a Michigan Moon" by Candice Sue Patterson as a close second. I do not usually read such long books, but the way this anthology is written, you ca...
  • Julia
    Nov 01, 2018
    The Great Lakes Lighthouse Brides Collection is a wonderful Christian historical collection of seven stories set in the nineteenth and early twentieth century. The stories are united in their settings and themes - search and rescue. This reminds the reader that God is in the search and...
  • Perrianne
    Nov 09, 2018
    Isn?t it amazing that lighthouses were such an important part of ship travel back in the day? They were beacons of light built to keep a ship from running aground or sinking. These days, all of our technology takes care of that, but these lighthouses are often still standing and well...
  • Deanne Patterson
    Jan 23, 2019
    I really enjoyed reading this! We find all these stories taking place along the Great Lakes. They took place between 1883 and 1911. We have to remember these beacons of light had to be tended during sickness and in health and during the most violent of storms. These lighthouses were of...
  • Jessica Baker (A Baker's Perspective)
    Mar 06, 2019
    This is such a wonderful collection of stories. I happen to have a soft spot for Lighthouse stories, so when I saw this collection was coming I was so excited. A couple of these authors are new to me and I?m so glad I found them! Not that I need more authors on my every growing list ...
  • Sandra
    Oct 15, 2018
    This incredible collection of seven novellas about The Great Lakes Lighthouses published by Barbour Books, is one of my favorites. I love when the publishers put out a collection like this. Some of these talented authors were new to me. What a wonderful way to get acquainted with their...
  • Marilyn
    Nov 01, 2018
    Awesome collection! Magnificent, superb collection of Christian historical romance filled with Great Lake Lighthouses and characters that endured so much while serving as the keeper of their particular lighthouse. Each novella is crafted with creativity, historical research details...
  • Anne
    Sep 14, 2018
    The Great Lakes Lighthouse Brides Collection Each of these exciting novellas gave the perspective of the joys and challenges of what it was like to run a lighthouse in times past. When reading a book of novellas it can be hit or miss on liking the book but overall this book was full o...
  • J.E. Grace
    Feb 28, 2019
    The Great Lakes Lighthouse Brides Collection is an interesting and entertaining read. The historical information used in each of the stories brought them to life for me. I admired the strength and will power of each of the woman who played a role in each of the lighthouse stories. ...
  • Rebekah Lewis
    Dec 10, 2018
    I enjoyed learning about the the Great Lakes and Lighthouses. It was interesting to learn more about Lighthouse keeping and the men and women who kept the lights burning during the long nights. Anna's Tower, Pegg Thomas. 1883?Thunder Bay Island Lighthouse Anna Wilson's plan to ...
  • Literary Soirée
    Aug 08, 2018
    If you want to find me I?m entranced Up North by The Great Lakes Lighthouse Brides Collection, which offers hope to all ye who are weary and heavy-laden through its seven totally uplifting historical romances. Why, I?m feeling better already! 5/5 Pub Date 01 Nov 2018 Thanks t...