"This book creates a feeling of not only stepping back in time, but of walking into a peaceful, Midwestern town. The author's descriptions are delicious! Her voice is distinctive and fresh in historical fiction. She has a way with dialogue and story that will make this book-and this series-reader favorites."
"Peopled by realistic and well-rounded, late Victorian characters with hurts, foibles, and redeemable traits, this story revolves around the themes of trust, disappointment, forgiveness, and the consequences of poor choices. The writing is first class."
"It was a heartwarming and inspirational story. I wept. Sarah and Peter have remained live in my thoughts."
"I couldn't put this book down!"
"A captivating story of love with a well-crafted lesson of true forgiveness woven by characters that are real and refreshingly human."
"This story delighted me, challenged me...quite surprisingly."
"This story touched me on so many levels. This writer appreciated the author's ability to make her forget it was only a story."