Engaged➧ Engaged Ebook ➭ Author Julie Arduini – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Trish Maxwell's back in Speculator Falls with egg on her face and a lot of apologies to make She left the mountain town for her dream job in New York City only to come back unemployed With no prospect Trish Maxwell's back in Speculator Falls with egg on her face and a lot of apologies to make She left the mountain town for her dream job in New York City only to come back unemployed With no prospects she works at her family's department store and makes amends as she finds a new passion creating window displays for Adirondack businesses She works hard and tries to convince the people of Speculator Falls she's changed for the better As Trish pitches in with community events she meets paramedic Wayne Peterson the one man who doesn't seem to judge her She even makes friends with Jenna Regan who helps Trish when people demand to know what's next in Trish's life Living in New York City has been Trish's goal but the she's around Wayne and the Adirondack area the she's drawn to revising her plans Just when Trish thinks the plan for her life's coming together a second chance comes her way that could give her every career goal she's ever wanted but threaten to tear her and Wayne apart Can Trish surrender fears about her future and discover God's plan for her. Engaged Surrendering the Future is a sweet romance set in the beautiful Adirondack country of New York State This is the third in Julie Arduini’s Surrendering Time Series Although this novel can be read as a stand alone the other two books introduce readers to key characters who play a major role in this storyTrish Maxwell returns to Speculator Falls but she left some bitter feelings and hurting hearts in the small town when she departed for what she thought would be greener pastures in New York City She faces a difficult battle trying to convince folks that she has changedThe interaction between characters is delightful and realistic as they learn to forgive see each other in a new light and rely on faith to get them through tough times This novel like the other two centers around the small Adirondack town of Speculator Falls a fictional town that nonetheless reminds me of Adirondack towns with which I am familiar In fact it was exciting to see some of those real towns named in the book This author has skillfully woven her series around that one word surrender a concept we all struggle with in one way or another When you leave town without saying goodbye then come back when things don't work out in the big city back to your small hometown it is hard to not feel like a failure Then you pass out when you are getting lectured about what you did leaving town and everyone in the lurch without a word by a senior from the Senior Center you directed and left Only to be helped by a cute paramedic who seems to have taken a liking to you though you don't feel you are deserving of his attention As you try to adjust to being back home helping at your mom's store and getting to know the paramedic and his son you start seeking God's leading as to where your future lies Enjoy this final book in this wonderful series by an amazing author Julie Arduini I received a free copy of this by the author and this is my honest opinion EngagedThe title may have another meaning but this book kept me engaged I read it in one night and lost a lot of sleep but as always Julie's books encouraging me to pray and think This story about surrendering is a must read If you've ever felt that you failed at something this is the book to get you back on your path Loved itGreat christian romance Didn't want it to endLeft you with a feel good feeling and looking forward to the next installment Trish is back where she was a year ago working at the department store The senior citizens are still mad because the place closed after she left for New York Meeting Wayne was the only good thing after fainting when Shirley was telling her what she had done Maybe she can make amends as they come into shop Listening to God what his plans were for her and maybe that will include Wayne Good seriesand a cute love story I really enjoyed this clean romance I received this for free and I voluntarily chose to review it I've given it a 45 rating This heroine is pretty fiesty yet she learns to stand up for herself Lots of back and forth with the hero Add a dash of Mother Nature stiring up things there is lots going on This was an encouraging tale of a young woman trying to navigate life and figure out how to use her gifts and abilities after stepping out and finding out that what she thought she should do was not what she dreamed it would be I could relate to her uncertainty and doubt even as others around her encouraged and supported her It is in the middle a journey when you cannot yet see what God is doing to work all things for good that you certainly need to keep seeking Him and walking by faith The author made this clear throughout this series with characters you were rooting for and a community that made you want to visit

Engaged PDF/EPUB ¼ Paperback
  • Paperback
  • 224 pages
  • Engaged
  • Julie Arduini
  • 09 April 2014
  • 9780692895924