Join the fun and feel the romance in various historical communities from Massachusetts to Florida, Missouri to Texas. Meet ladies who take firm stands for their work in mills, orphanages, churches, schools, hospitals, and the like as they dance through courtship with their beaus. Can the nine couples develop lasting loves under the watchful eyes of their neighbors?
In six historic novellas, romance eludes farmers bent to the plow to plant, tend, and harvest the crop on their homesteads. Can love also grow in the hearts of these hardworking Americans who were the foundation of a rapidly expanding country?
Woven through all things are vibrant threads of love – the love of God to His creation, the love of a parent to a child, the love of a man to a woman. Experience that love, enriching the fabric of life, against the backdrop of vivid Chinese culture. Feel the trepidation of Hanshi, as she awaits an arranged marriage. Will A Length of Silk help show her the plan God has to reward her faithfulness? Journey with Qui Jin to a new land full of hidden dangers. Can her cherished memories – and The Golden Cord – lead her to arms of love? Wait with Shiren for God’s will to unfold – even as difficult relatives and war with Japan threaten her dreams. Will The Crimson Brocade ever be worn for a wedding? Explore Chinese heritage with Lisa, and learn God’s lessons in charitable love. As the Bindings of the Heart constrict, will she find freedom to allow herself to love?