By Jan Karon
The 5th novel within the Mitford sequence, via the bestselling writer of At domestic in Mitford and Somebody secure with an individual Good
In A New Song, Mitford's longtime Episcopal priest, Father Tim, retires. even though, new demanding situations and adventures watch for whilst he consents to function meantime minister of a small church on Whitecap Island. He and his spouse, Cynthia, quickly locate that Whitecap has its personal unforgettable characters: a church organist with a mysterious previous, a lovelorn bachelor putting own advertisements, a mom struggling with paralyzing melancholy. in addition they locate that Mitford is rarely far-off while situations "back home" hold their mobilephone ringing off the hook. during this 5th novel of the loved sequence, fanatics outdated and new will notice journey to Mitford and Whitecap is two times nearly as good for the soul.
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A New Song (The Mitford Years, Book 5) by Jan Karon