Brand: Penguin Books

Product Code: 9780140254549

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Brief Description:
This book is filled with the miracles and mysteries of everyday life. And the affirmation of what some of us already know: Life in a small town is rarely quiet. And absolutely never boring.


Brief Description:
Original published: Elgin, IL: Lion, 1995.


Brief Description:
The village rector, Father Tim, can no longer deny his feeling for his neighbor. But what about the wealthy widow who has been wooing him with casseroles? It's clear that Father Tim is in need of divine intervention.


Brief Description:
Includes an excerpt from: These high, green hills.


Biographical Note:
Jan Karon is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Mitford series, featuring Episcopal priest Father Tim Kavanagh. She has authored twelve other books, including Jan Karon's Mitford Cookbook and Kitchen Reader, and several titles for children. Jan lives in Virginia near the World Heritage site of Jefferson's Monticello.


Marc Notes:
Original published: Elgin, IL: Lion, 1995.;Includes an excerpt from: These high, green hills.;The village rector, Father Tim, can no longer deny his feeling for his neighbor. But what about the wealthy widow who has been wooing him with casseroles? It's clear that Father Tim is in need of divine intervention.


Review Quotes:
"Welcome home Mitford fans . . . to Karon's gift for illuminating the struggles that creep into everyday lives--along with a vividly imagined world."


Publisher Marketing:
With more than 2 million copies of the Mitford Years titles in print, the endearing and eccentric residents of the little town with the big heart have become like family members to hundreds of thousands of enthusiastic readers. Fans just can't get enough--they swarm to Jan Karon's author appearances and flock to Mitford events hosted by bookstores.


Publisher Marketing:
In this beautifully crafted second novel in the Mitford series, #1 New York Times bestselling author Jan Karon delivers a love story that's both heartwarming and hilarious.

Father Tim--Mitford's rector and lifelong bachelor--is in need of divine intervention. His attractive neighbor is tugging at his heartstrings. A wealthy widow is pursuing him with hot casseroles. And his red-haired Cousin Meg has moved into the rectory, uninvited.

Only time will tell if the village parson can practice what he preaches. Filled with the miracles and mysteries of everyday life, A Light in the Window is an affirmation of what some of us already know: Life in a small town is rarely quiet. And absolutely never boring.


Review Citations:
  • Publishers Weekly 12/11/1995 (EAN 9780140254549, Paperback)
  • Christian Advance 09/01/2005 pg. 53 (EAN 9781589190634, Paperback)
  • Ingram Paperback Advance 05/01/2005 pg. 26 (EAN 9780143035046, Mass Market Paperbound)