Uncertain Heart

Seasons of Redemption

Christian - Romance - General
295 Pages
Reviewed on 12/12/2010
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Author Biography

Andrea Kuhn Boeshaar has 23 published novels, 8 published novellas, and a host of collective nonfiction under her belt. She knows the peaks and valleys of the publishing industry and loves to share her experience with other writers. She was an agent for more than 10 years, but is now writing full-time and is represented by the Steve Laube Agency.

Some of Andrea’s recent titles (2008 to present) include: Love Finds You in Miracle, Kentucky (Summerside Press); Be Still…and Let Your Nail Polish Dry (nonfiction with authors Sandie Bricker, Loree Lough, and Debby Mayne – Summerside Press); Heartland Heroes (a collection of 3 short novels, Barbour Publishing) and Seasons of Redemption series, which includes: Unwilling Warrior (Realms/Strang Book Group) Uncertain Heart (Realms) and Unexpected Love (Realms) Undaunted Faith (Realms). Another series is already contracted for in 2011-12.

Additionally, Andrea is a certified Christian life coach. She is also a cofounder of ACFW. She’s taught at several of the organization’s conferences as well as the Oregon Christian Writers Conference, Write-To-Publish, and Mt. Hermon Christian Writers Conference.

For more info, visit Andrea on the web, at: www.andreaboeshaar.com

    Book Review

Reviewed by Lynette Fowlston for Readers' Favorite

In book two of the Season of Redemption Series the Civil War has come to an end, and Sarah McCabe is ready to leave the small town she lives in. Jericho Junction, Missouri just does not have much to offer to a young lady who dreams to become a music teacher. The youngest child in a strong Christian family where her father is a pastor, she is ready to spread her wings and head for the big city for there is more to life to offer. With an offer as a music teacher in Chicago she leaves her home only to find the position has already been filled. With the promise of a job come fall, she does not want to return home as a failure, so she secures a job as a governess for the summer in Milwaukee for a widower with four children. When Captain Brian Sinclair and his accountant Richard Narvis both start having romantic feelings for Sarah, which one will she choose or will she leave in the fall and return to the teaching position that was offered. The Captain can provide her with all the niceties that she has longed for but is not a Christian. Richard is a Christian but he would much rather be a farmer than sit in an office all day long but would show her love over the finer things in life. Who would win her heart and would the children whom she has become attached to play a part?

I enjoy reading historical fiction, and this book filled that description right from the beginning. The book has drama and humor throughout. While it has a Christian undertone it is not preachy. I like the fact that from the beginning everyone in the book is not perfect. They have faults, which make them seem more real and help the characters to come alive on the pages. Once I started reading it was hard to put the book down. If you are looking for a good clean romance without all the drama and a sweet afternoon read then you will want to read Uncertain Heart. I have not read the first book in the series, but I feel this book can be read as a standalone. Recommended for all ages.

Carol Neumann

I could just say "Ditto"! I am right in the middle of this smooth, delightful book. I am so glad when a review doesn't give much away. Romances that honor God and go slow and stay pure are so few and far. This is a delight.