The Homeplace

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  • Paperback
  • 327 pages
  • The Homeplace
  • Gilbert Morris
  • English
  • 15 May 2018
  • 0310252326

About the Author: Gilbert Morris

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The Homeplace Lanie took out her journal and dated it April 12, 1928 She started the habit of writing down everything that happened to her when she was no than eight years old, and now she had six journals completely full She thought about the prize at school, almost prayed to win, but somehow she could not God, she finally said, I ll do my best, and if you ll help me, that s all I ask Fourteen year old Lanie Belle Freeman of Fairhope, Arkansas, has high hopes for her future Happy on the five acre family homeplace, she dreams of going to college and becoming a writer And with her father launching a new business and her mother expecting the fifth baby, the bright days of an early Southern spring seem to herald expansive new beginnings for the Freeman family.But her mother isn t as strong as she should be, and it s going to take time for the business to pay back the mortgage When unexpected tragedy strikes, it is left to Lanie to keep the family together and hold on to their home In a world shaken by the Great Depression, it is faith in God and love in a tightly knit family that will help Lanie and her siblings overcome the odds and create a future that promises the fulfillment of love.The Homeplace offers a warmhearted and inspiring saga of a courageous young woman who holds her family together through the Depression era. Free Read [ The Homeplace ] Author [ Gilbert Morris ] – scottishhomebakingawards.co.uk

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10 thoughts on “The Homeplace

  1. Natalie Vellacott says:

    Morris was the first Christian fiction writer I read and this the first book I picked this up in a Christian bookshop and enjoyed it so much that I bought the rest of the series of 4 The story is set around a Christian family living in a simple rural area It is about the various trials they experience due to death and absence of key members of the family for various reasons I especially liked the sense of community en...

  2. Katie says:

    This book got 5 stars almost from the get go The Homeplace grabbed me from the first few pages, Lanie s character is instantly likable and her selfless attitude is evident from the very beginning The whole atmosphere of the family was refreshingly enjoyable they were a very close knit family.Since my family is much like that close knit I enjoyed reading about how much they came together when the trials began to come upon them The writing was filled with so much emotion that I often foun This book got 5 stars almost from the get go The Homeplace grabbed me from the first few pages, Lanie s character is instantly likable and her selfless attitude is evident from the very beginning The whole atmosphere of the family was refreshingly enjoyable they were a very close knit family.Since my family is much like that close knit I enjoyed reading about how much they came together when the trials began to come upon them The writing was filled with so much emotion that I often found myself crying with the characters You know it s a good book when you can emotionally feel with the characters in the book Lanie was my favorite character, mainly because of all the trials she readily shouldered for her...

  3. Louise says:

    Phenomenal novel This is the first book by Gilbert Morris that I ve read and I was so impressed There are three other books in this series of four The Dream , The Miracle , and The Courtship which I ve just ordered I couldn t put this book down and was shocked when I went to turn the page and found there was nostory, the book had ended Thankfully, I realized there arenovels, as I cannot continue on ...

  4. Mary says:

    So the main character really isn t much to talk about She s just an annoying perfect girl who never develops any personality A total dud No matter how much you read, she never does one thing to make her seem likeable or real Also, the dialogue in this book is repetitive and basic There isn t any great writing skill shown, and the dialogue just doesn t read well The redeeming point, and the reason I bought all for books, is ...

  5. Cheryal says:

    Okay this is a dang frustrating book I just found out it was a series which explains why you are reading along and the book just stops Stupid book AND all that after I tolerated the lengthy preaching that was in it I enjoy Christi...

  6. Stacy says:

    I m already in love with this series This is about a young teenager and her struggles in trying to take care of her family during the great depression The main character has an innocence about her that is refreshing, so unlike the young ladies of today Sometimes it s nice to be taken back to another world to escape the realities that we live in, even though life was very hard back then This book talks about God and faith throughout the book and if that offends you, this is probably not for y I m already in love with this series This is about a young teenager and her struggles in trying to take care of her family during the great depression The main character has an innocence about her that is refreshing, so unlike the young ladies of today Sometimes it s nice to be taken back to another world to escape the realities that we live in, even though life was very hard back then This book talks about God and faith t...

  7. Stacy M. Patton says:

    This was my first Gilbert Morris book I really enjoyed this historical story about a girl who is sweet, strong, caring and godly I listened to the audiobook version and the the reader was wonderful I highly recommend the audiobook She make...

  8. Cheryl Bennett says:

    Looking forward to readingof the series.

  9. Loraine says:

    Gilbert Morris has once again given us a great work of historical fiction Fourteen year old Lanie Belle Freeman of Fairhope Arkansas has high hopes for the future A bright student, a great helper at home, a faithful follower of Christ, and a budding writer of poetry until tragedy strikes her family and the depression hits the entire US Will Lanie be able to keep her family together through all the troubles that face them I loved the small town feel of this book The characters were wonderful Gilbert Morris has once again given us a great work of historical fiction Fourteen year old Lanie Belle Freeman of Fairhope Arkansas has high hopes for the future A bright student, a great helper at home, a faithful follower of Christ, and a budding wr...

  10. LadyCalico says:

    I really loved this book about the troubles of a young teen having to raise her siblings and deal with a variety of adult pressures during the Depression, having nothing to rely on except her own integrity, the kindness of neighbors, and ultimately the mercy and provision of God, who is the only one who can bring it all toge...