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Author Peterson, Tracie.

Title Cherished Mercy [large print] / Tracie Peterson.

Publication Info. Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2017.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Large Print Fiction  LT F Peterson, T    ---  Available
1 copy ordered for Axe Acquisitions Order on 11-03-2017.
Edition LP.
Description 443 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
txt rdacontent
n rdamedia
nc rdacarrier
Series Heart of the Frontier ; 3
Heart of the Frontier ; 3.
Summary Mercy Flanagan survived the Whitman Massacre as a child, and now her heart's cry is for peace between the native peoples and the white settlers inhabiting Oregon Territory. Unfortunately, most of the settlers would rather the tribes were removed from the land completely, one way or the other, and tensions are rising. Mercy has grown tired of Oregon City and feels that she has a larger purpose in life, so when she learns that family friend Eletta Browning is pregnant, she travels south to the Rogue River Valley to help. At the Rogue River Mission, Mercy meets Eletta's brother-in-law, Adam, who has suffered a broken engagement. Mercy finds him attractive, but Adam seems determined to focus on ministering to the local tribes and keeps Mercy at arm's length. When tragedy strikes and tensions in the territory reach the boiling point, Mercy is pushed to the limit of her strength. She and Adam must rely on their firm faith in God in order to make it out alive.
Source B&T 10.2017 PARS
Subject Indians, Treatment of -- Oregon Territory -- Fiction.
Whitman Massacre, 1847 -- Fiction.
Victims of violent crimes -- Fiction.
Cayuse Indians -- Fiction.
Large type books.
Self-actualization (Psychology) in women -- Fiction.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction.
Oregon Territory -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Christian fiction.
Romance fiction.
ISBN 9781432842109 (hc)
1432842102 (hc)

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