Author: Anna Katharine GreenPublish On: 2021-01-01
being able to tell soon, if ever, what she knew of her sister's departure from the house on that fatal evening. That her testimony on this point would be invaluable was self-evident, for proofs were plenty of her having haunted her ...
Author: Anna Katharine Green
Publisher: BEYOND BOOKS HUB
A story of murder, mystery and suspense, as Elwood Ranelagh discovers the dead body of his fiance. The police think it was him and indeed, it looks like he has the motive; what with being in love with his dead fiance's sister and all.
... been working on for almost four years. Who better than you to help get them up and running? You know everything about Whispering Pines, Silver Valley, the entire county area. You might even consider using the house as part of ...
Author: Allie Boniface
Publisher: Allie Boniface
Spend some time in the sweet small town of Whispering Pines and watch love bloom as the seasons change! Second Chance Summer (Book One) - Summer Thompson can't remember her past. Damian Knight is on the run from his. In a small town full of secrets, love may be their only hope. Autumn Allure (Book Two) - Bartender Nate Hunter faces surprise single fatherhood. Maxine, the town's librarian, wants to get her meddling mother off her back. Can a pretend relationship save them both, or will real feelings complicate everything? Spring Secrets (Book Three) - Sienna Cruz is a good girl, a rule follower. Then she meets playboy Dashiell Springer, who turns her world upside down. When his troubled past catches up to him, will their new love be strong enough to withstand it? Winter's Wonder (Book Four) - Zane's a hunky security guard with a checkered past. Becca's a do-gooder who runs the local animal shelter. They have nothing in common, but a stranded dog and a blizzard are about to bring them together just in time for Christmas... Each book has its own happy ending, with people and places you'll come to know and love as you read through the series. If you like small-town love stories, then you'll love this collection by a USA Today bestselling author!
Author: Anna Katharine GreenPublish On: 2013-11-01
The country club house The Whispering Pines was closed for the winter, but only one day after he locked the place personally, the narrator sees smoke come out of the chimney.
Author: Anna Katharine Green
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
The country club house The Whispering Pines was closed for the winter, but only one day after he locked the place personally, the narrator sees smoke come out of the chimney. He decides to investigate and enters the house. Hidden in the dark, he sees the sister of his fiance, the girl he secretly loves, run out of the house with tears in her eyes. Upstairs then, he discovers the dead body of his betrothed...
Unfortunately, their large wooden house did not survive its magnificence like Whispering Pines.” I immediately realized he was referring to John Jacobs, whose house Grandpa had told me about while going to GSB.
Author: Clifton Sterling
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
“Whispering Pines: In The Shadow of Conflict and Peace” is a multidimensional family saga from the Civil War to the Iraq War. The story takes place on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. It is a story of love, compassion, friendship, loyalty, and finally harmony in the face of broken-hearts and strife. You will know the characters by what they say and how they say it. The Sterling family is challenged by internal family conflict; ravages of war; biracial marriages; racial prejudice; the Ku Klux Klan; homosexuality; and more including dramatic church, court, and Medivac scenes. Humor, love, and determination sustain the Sterling family until the resolution of conflict, culminating in a harmonious and surprising ending. Read more about the fascinating characters as each page bares their thoughts and their lives. Let Whispering Pines stir you to the peak of reading pleasure. The author has a non-fiction writing background in several managerial capacities at a historical university and at a community college in the Commonwealth of Virginia. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from The University of Virginia.
Author: Becky Spurling CollierPublish On: 2016-03-03
You're nota school girl, and this isn't your first date,” she chastised herself. The smell of the burgers circled the house finding her, luring her to the patio just as she saw Bryan's car turn into the lane half a mile off the road.
Author: Becky Spurling Collier
Publisher: Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency
Lana is the new owner of Whispering Pines, a large estate in upper Maine. The young woman from New York just inherited the mansion as well as a great deal of money from a relative she didn’t know she had. Raised in an orphanage, Lana’s parents were killed in a car accident when she was but two years old. The house she now owns holds many dark secrets and is haunted by a variety of ghosts. She encounters hidden panels, secret rooms, and an underground network of long-forgotten passages and staircases that catacomb the estate and lead to the ocean. Lana learns that her bloodline comes from a succession of merchants, seafarers, and pirates. Almost immediately, ghosts and visions appear to her, repeatedly drawing Lana to a mysterious hallway that seems to go nowhere, yet holds the mansion’s most shocking secret of all. After several ghostly encounters, Lana, her housekeeper, and friends, set out to right the wrongs that have haunted the estate for so long. Will the ghosts finally be able to rest in peace? As Lana leaves the estate, she vows to return one day. She looks back to see two ghostly figures that appear to be smiling.
She was already in her new house and she hated it. Even though it was right next door to my sister‟s house, she refused to leave the house. She stopped driving. It seemed like her guilt over her life with dad was eating her up alive.
Author: Marianne Curtis
Publisher: Marianne Curtis
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Behind Whispering Pines is the prelude to Finding Gloria, a 250 page inspirational memoir by Marianne Curtis. In Behind Whispering Pines, the author discovers her adoptive mother is in the local hospital without her knowledge. Estranged from her once physically abusive mother, Curtis pays her a visit for the first time in over two years. The woman who once beat and starved her; said she was ugly and useless, was now suffering from dementia and waiting for placement in a nursing home. What started out as an English class assignment when the author returned to school (and graduated) in 2005 at the age of 38 has turned into an inspirational memoir of survival called "Finding Gloria". In Finding Gloria Marianne tears apart her life chapter by chapter to the point that she realizes that in order to be happy, she had to close the door on her past forever.***could be considered a spoiler to Finding Gloria as this piece was the jumping off point for the heartbreaking, yet inspirational memoir.
"When otherworldly forces descend on their town of Whispering Pines, conspiracy theorist Rae, who's searching for her lost father, and Caden, who's haunted by the ghost of his brother, must band together to save their home"--Provided by publisher.
He loaded the bottles of whiskey in his saddlebags as he watched them ride down the street toward the house where Frank was living. It was the same direction he needed to go to get back to the house where the gang was hiding out.
Author: Scarlett Dunn
Publisher: Zebra Books
Scarlett Dunn welcomes readers back to Whispering Pines, Colorado, where three sisters are beginning new lives rich in faith and love . . . Adelaide Langtry may not be as beautiful as her sisters, but she has determination to spare. She’ll need it if she’s to succeed as a schoolteacher in her old hometown and care for the three abandoned siblings she brought from Boston. In Whispering Pines, Addie hopes to establish an orphanage, but she must also contend with her past, including her outlaw brother, Frank. Orphaned as a boy, Sheriff Jack Roper understands the turmoil faced by Addie’s young charges. Though he tells himself he has all the responsibility he needs, the handsome lawman is quickly charmed by the children, and by the spirited, generous woman intent on helping them. Still, he has his own duty—to capture Frank Langtry and bring him to justice. When the children’s safety is endangered, Addie and Jack realize how much they’ve come to care for them, and each other. Keeping their ready-made family together is the greatest challenge they’ve known—but it could also be the greatest blessing . . . Praise for Christmas at Dove Creek “This uplifting novel will keep readers warm all winter.” --Publishers Weekly (Starred Review)
Hearing an unmistakable sound of a rifle report in the distance, Clay stopped talking and listened. One shot. He scanned the terrain in the direction of his house. Sound carried a long way on the range, and he didn't often hear gunfire.
Author: Scarlett Dunn
Publisher: Zebra Books
In nineteenth-century Colorado, a pastor is drawn to a headstrong beauty—and into a dangerous entanglement—in this “textured, uplifting, inspirational love story” (Kirkus Reviews). It’s the most wonderful time of the year in Whispering Pines, Colorado, in Scarlett Dunn’s inspirational series about three sisters whose faith helps them find love . . . On the heels of her blowout European tour, opera star Emma Langtry has returned home to Whispering Pines to spend time with her family. But she isn’t alone: a smitten French prince has followed her, determined to win her love. While Emma enjoys his company, marriage isn’t on her agenda. Then she meets the mysterious Clay Hunt . . . Clay is the new pastor in Whispering Pines. Years ago, after a shattering loss, he left everything behind—including his faith—to seek revenge. Tormented by his actions, he’s now resolved to earn redemption, and has devoted himself to his parishioners. He believes he has nothing to give any woman, not even one as enticing and headstrong as Emma Langtry. But when the Langtry sisters’ outlaw brother turns up, bringing danger in his wake, fate will bring Emma and Clay together—and once that happens, nothing will be able to tear them apart . . . Praise for Christmas at Dove Creek “This uplifting novel will keep readers warm all winter.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review