Where Treetops Glisten
Three Stories of Heartwarming Courage and Christmas Romance During World War II
Sep 16, 2014 | 368 Pages
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About Where Treetops Glisten
Siblings forging new paths and finding love in three stories,
filled with the wonder of Christmas
Turn back the clock to a different time, listen to Bing Crosby sing of sleigh bells in the snow, as the realities of America’s involvement in the Second World War change the lives of the Turner family in Lafayette, Indiana.
In Cara Putman’s White Christmas, Abigail Turner is holding down the Home Front as a college student and a part-time employee at a one-of-a-kind candy shop. Loss of a beau to the war has Abigail skittish about romantic entanglements—until a hard-working young man with a serious problem needs her help.
Abigail’s brother Pete is a fighter pilot hero returned from the European Theater in Sarah Sundin’s I’ll Be Home for Christmas, trying to recapture the hope and peace his time at war has eroded. But when he encounters a precocious little girl in need of Pete’s friendship, can he convince her widowed mother that he’s no longer the bully she once knew?
In Tricia Goyer’s Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, Meredith Turner, “Merry” to those who know her best, is using her skills as a combat nurse on the frontline in the Netherlands. Halfway around the world from home, Merry never expects to face her deepest betrayal head on, but that’s precisely what God has in mind to redeem her broken heart.
The Turner family believes in God’s providence during such a tumultuous time. Can they absorb the miracle of Christ’s birth and His plan for a future?
About Tricia GoyerThree stellar authors penned the unique but connected stories in this romantic Christmas collection. Cara Putman is the author of twelve novels and two novellas including Shadowed by Grace, and she is the winner of the 2008 Carol Award for historical fiction. Sarah Sundin is the author of the Wings of the Nightingale series and the Wings of Glory series. Tricia Goyer is the author of 35 books and has published over 500 articles for national publications.
368 pages | Published by WaterBrook
On Sale Date: Sep 16, 2014
Trim Size: 5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Carton Quantity: 24
The crunch of newly fallen snow, the weight of wartime.Click here to download chapter one of Where Treetops Glisten.
Siblings forging new paths and finding love in three stories, filled with the wonder of Christmas. Turn back the clock to a different time, listen to Bing Crosby sing of sleigh bells in the snow, as the realities of Americas involvement in the Second World War change the lives of the Turner family in Lafayette, Indiana.Click here to download chapter one of Where Treetops Glisten.
Cara Putnam, Tricia Goyer, and Sara Sundin are 3 of my favorite authors so I was excited to have the opportunity to review this book with a short story from each. I was not at all disappointed!! These stories were heart-warming, encouraging, and easy to immerse myself into. If you like any of these authors you will love the others' writing and this book will be a blessing to you!
by Andrea Renee Cox The last book I read in 2014 turned out to be one of my favorites for the year. Where Treetops Glisten is a collaboration novel that features the Turner family. The prologue introduces you to the family from the grandmother's point of view, which I found to be sweet and a wonderful way to begin the book. The storyline moves slightly forward at the beginning of the first official story, White Christmas...
I know the Christmas season is long over, but you don't need to be in the midst of celebrating to enjoy this book! Three talented authors (Cara Putman, Sarah Sundin, and Tricia Goyer) join forces in this collection of Christmas novellas set in the WWII era. I'd never read a collection like this before so I didn't know what to expect, but I truly enjoyed these heartfelt stories. Cara Putman's "White Christmas" is quiet yet genuine. With the...
I was not happy with this particular book by Tricia Goyer. While the 3-in-1 book is often a great idea, Tricia Goyer and the other authors focused heavily on the romance aspect, especially I'll Be Home for Christmas by Sarah Sundin. Perhaps this is a personal opinion but I prefer books with good romance in a story. Unfortunately this book missed the mark in this area. Still it was great to see that each romance story revealed...
Where Treetops Glisten. Three Stories of Courage and Christmas Romance During World War II Three amazing authors collaborate on this Novella. Three stories, written by Cara Putman, White Christmas, Sara Sundin's I'll Be Home For Christmas and Tricia Goyer's Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, all focus around the Turner Family and their relationships intertwined with community of Lafayette, IN and how they each reach out to God to get...