Solomon's Oak
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(3.8 based on 43 ratings)
  • 1
    Solomon's Oak: A Novel | Jo-Ann Mapson

    Solomon's Oak: A Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 44 mins)
    • By Jo-Ann Mapson
    • Narrated By Emily Durante
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Glory Solomon, a young widow, holds tight to her memories while she struggles to hold on to her Central California farm. She makes ends meet by hosting weddings in the chapel her husband had built under their 200-year-old white oak tree, known locally as Solomon's Oak. Fourteen-year-old Juniper McGuire is the lone survivor of a family decimated by her sister's disappearance. She arrives on Glory's doorstep, pierced, tattooed, angry, and homeless.

    Formula writing

    I had made a decision to just not write a review on books I don't like but this book really made me angry. It appears the author went down a check li..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 28 2012 by L.W. (Idabel, OK, United States)
  • 2
    Finding Casey | Jo-Ann Mapson

    Finding Casey

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Jo-Ann Mapson
    • Narrated By Suzie Venable
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (21)
    Performance
    (18)
    Story
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    Glory Vigil, newly married, unexpectedly pregnant at 41, is nesting in the home she and her husband, Joseph, have just moved to in Santa Fe, a house that unbeknownst to them is rumored to have a resident ghost. Their adopted daughter, Juniper, is home from college for Thanksgiving and in love for the very first time, quickly learning how a relationship changes everything. But Juniper has a tiny arrow lodged in her heart, a leftover shard from the day eight years earlier when her sister, Casey, disappeared - in a time before she'd ever met Glory and Joseph.

    Easy listening and entertaining.

    Story line was interesting, if a bit predictable. I found myself wanting to know more information about the side characters than was provided...their..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 30 2013 by Sheryl Story (Metairie, LA, US)