Friday, November 21, 2008

Giveaway My Mother's Wish by Jerry Camery-Hoggatt

I haven't read this b/c I gave it to my mom to read...she reviewed it here.
I really want to read it after reading her review! Hopefully, you do, too! I have a copy to give away!

About the Book: A grandfather's song turns a diner into hallowed ground, like a church. A contrary girl with a gypsy heart feels the tug of home. A mother, far away, confronts impossible expectations. And a truck driver named Jedidah keeps his foot on the gas to sweep you into an unforgettable story of belonging and grace.

Readers looking for a meaningful, powerful read on a winter's evening or with the family will love the rich 1960s nostalgia captured in the Midwest of Jedidiah's and Ellee's story; the peace found when family strife boils over, and the gentle reminders of the influence and effect every life has on another.

You can buy the book here.


Anonymous said...

Sounds good. I'd love to be entered. milou2ster(at)

Anonymous said...

I would love a chance to win this book!

shelcows AT gmail DOT com

Anonymous said...

I'd like to be entered as well — this sounds like a book I'd enjoy.

WordLily AT gmail

Wendi said...

Amy - you always have wonderful books to share!! Please include me!!

:) Wendi

PS - There's still time to enter my giveaway of
The American Journey of Barack Obama

stacey @ bookthirty said...

This looks like a lovely read! Thanks for the giveaway!

Holly (2 Kids and Tired) said...

Oh, I really want to read this! Pick me! Pick me!

cheryl c said...

I read the review, and it sounds like such a wonderful story. Thanks for the chance to win it!


Anonymous said...

This sounds like a wonderful book! Throw my name into the hat!

RAnn said...

Enter me!

ruthjoec at aol dot com

Sherrylinn said...

Sounds like a great book, count me in.
Thanks and God Bless!

Carole said...

I've wanted to read this book since first seeing it in CBD's fall catalogue, so thank you for your generous giveaway!

cjarvis [at] bellsouth [dot] net

Alyce said...

Well you can tell how much I pay attention. I didn't know that Sally was your mom! I've been reading reviews at the Friendly Book Nook and here for quite a while, but hadn't ever gone and clicked on the "About Us" button at the Nook. This sounds like a good read!
akreese (at) hotmail (dot) com

Anonymous said...

Book reviewing runs in the family? What fun!

Anita Yancey said...

Loved the review. Definitely sounds like my kind of book. Please enter me.

Anonymous said...

I would love to win this book, I am needing a good Christmas read!
Thanks Amy
cmrobin (at) bellsouth (dot) net

Jo-Jo said...

This sounds like a great little Christmas book...please enter me.

Tarasview said...

yep, I'd like to read it too!

Anonymous said...

Please enter me. This sounds like the perfect book for the holidays!!!

-Emily Jane

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