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Love unexpected /

by Hedlund, Jody [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Hedlund, Jody. Beacons of hope: bk. 1.Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Bethany House, A division of Baker Publishing Group, [2014]Description: 348 pages ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780764212376 (softcover); 0764212370 (softcover).Subject(s): Young women -- Fiction | Widowers -- Fiction | Man-woman relationships -- Fiction | Presque Isle County (Mich.) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction | Love stories | Historical fictionSummary: "Shipwrecked and stranded at Presque Isle port, Emma Chambers is in need of a home. Could the widowed Great Lakes lighthouse keeper and his young son be an answer to her prayer?"-- Provided by publisher.
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1859<br>Presque Isle, Michigan<br><br> What Is the Secret That Could Shipwreck Both of Their Lives?<br> <br>All Emma Chambers ever wanted was a home, but when her steamboat sinks just outside Presque Isle, she's left destitute and with no place to stay.<br><br>An unlikely solution arises when the lighthouse keeper arrives in town. He's just lost his wife and is having a difficult time caring for his child. So a traveling preacher gets the idea that the keeper and Emma might be the answer to each other's dilemma. After a hasty marriage, she finds herself heading to the lighthouse with this handsome but quiet stranger. Nothing in her aimless life, though, has prepared her for parenting a rambunctious toddler, as well as managing a household.<br><br>Emma soon suspects Patrick may be hiding something from her, and then she hears a disturbing rumor about the circumstances surrounding his late wife's death. It seems as if her wish for a home and family of her own could end up leading her once more into turbulent waters.

"Shipwrecked and stranded at Presque Isle port, Emma Chambers is in need of a home. Could the widowed Great Lakes lighthouse keeper and his young son be an answer to her prayer?"-- Provided by publisher.

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