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Inhaltsangabe: One woman, an impossible dream, and the faith it took to see it through.
German immigrant and farm wife Hulda Klager possesses only an eighth-grade education?and a burning desire to create something beautiful. What begins as a hobby to create an easy-peeling apple for her pies becomes Hulda?s driving purpose: a time-consuming interest in plant hybridization that puts her at odds with family and community, as she challenges the early twentieth-century expectations for a simple housewife.
Through the years, seasonal floods continually threaten to erase her Woodland, Washington garden and a series of family tragedies cause even Hulda to question her focus. In a time of practicality, can one person?s simple gifts of beauty make a difference?
Based on the life of Hulda Klager, Where Lilacs Still Bloom is a story of triumph over an impossible dream and the power of a generous heart.
?Beauty matters? it does. God gave us flowers for a reason. Flowers remind us to put away fear, to stop our rushing and running and worrying about this and that, and for a moment, have a piece of paradise right here on earth.?
Über den Autor: After 26 years living on Starvation Lane on a remote ranch in Oregon, Jane Kirkpatrick and her husband, Jerry, moved back to Bend, Oregon where they'd lived years before. Two dogs and a formerly outdoor cat made the transition well as they begin a new life next to a lily pond instead of the John Day River. Where Lilacs Still Bloom is Jane's twenty-second book, her nineteenth novel. She has two lilacs from Hulda Klager?s garden.
Buchbeschreibung No binding. Buchzustand: Good. Former library audio book. Will have library markings and stickers and possibly no inserts. Plays perfectly. audio book. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 012-5G02-XXBC
Buchbeschreibung Books on Tape, 2012. AudioCD. Buchzustand: Good. 8 AUDIO CDs withdrawn from the library collection. Please expect to see some library markings. We will polish each Audio CD for you to promote a smooth listening experience. Enjoy this reliable AUDIO CD performance. Buchnummer des Verkäufers TRANS1202130066