On June 1, 1943, the B17E, Texas #6 did not return from its reconnaissance mission over New Guinea. Navigator Charles Lewis was declared missing in action. On December 3, 1944, Rifle Company I, 3rd Battalion, attacked the town of Lucherberg, Germany and twenty two of those American GIs were taken prisoner. Charlie's younger brother Ben was one of them. Sadie Lewis had tried everything to keep her boys Charlie and Ben from joining the fight in World War II. Once her sons were missing, she tried everything to get them back. Sadie's Boys tells the story, through letters and official documents, of two poor Jewish soldiers from Brooklyn who fought for their country and of the mother who fought for her sons.
Sadie's Boys is a story centered on a single mother that is forced to raise three boys alone after the death of her husband. Knowing that Brownsville Brooklyn is one of the worst hoods in NYC she pled with her boys to be respectful and stay out of trouble. Follow the drama as it unfolds as Sadie tries her best to save her boys from the very streets that she was all too familiar with. Sadie hopes that prayer and unconditional love will enough to keep her boys safe.
Sadie’s back! She’s now 54 and still happy in the North Carolina Mountains, working as a glorified housekeeper and cook. She’s been inspired with a new vision for the future. She’s leaving no one behind. All of her family and new friends will be included in the new venture with even a few more characters added to the mix. The new plan is daunting and seems impossible, but ‘with God, all things are possible’. Sadie dives in with her usual ‘make a hole’ attitude. She still has to face some past issues with her famous ex-husband (Rev. Anthony Golden). There will be a few obstacles in the way, villains included. There will be many challenges, extraordinary joys, heartbreaks, and of course....good food. Sadie’s confidence in the Lord’s perfect will for her life sustains her as she reaches for this amazing goal. Come along for the ride. Immerse yourself in Sadie’s world. It’s going to be a great time.
DOUBLE TROUBLE! Sadie McHenry and her twin sons are heading home to Stampede, Texas. Sadie wants a chance to start over after being laid off—and she might have found it with rancher Logan Hardell. Logan instantly bonds with her boys, especially with Tommy, whose ADD makes him a handful. But Logan seems to understand the four-year-old's needs and seeing them together melts Sadie's heart. Logan's ranch is at risk, so Sadie agrees to help with their books—putting Logan on twin patrol! With his fun-loving approach to the kids and his rugged appeal, Sadie can't understand why he's ruled out a family of his own. But she's not giving up on him just yet. Because Sadie's convinced Logan is exactly what she and her boys need!
"What is Lag Ba'Omer?" Sadie and Ori ask their grandfather, who sends them off on a mission to solve the mystery. They learn the surprising history and traditions behind the holiday, and invite their friends and family to a Lag Ba'Omer picnic and celebration. The fourth title in the "Sadie and Ori" Jewish holiday series including Sadie's Sukkah Breakfast, Sadie and the Big Mountain, and Sadie's Almost Marvelous Menorah.
Sarah Stevens travels to a small laid back town in Nevada after receiving an anonymous letter that peaks her curiosity. As Sarah attempts to make clear the unknown, she finds herself delving deeper and deeper into the lives of many of the town residents. Each step of her quest leads her closer to the key, but not before taking her on a thrilling journey which includes danger, intrigue, deceit and friendship. If you enjoy murder mysteries with a twist, then 'Curious' is for you, as it will keep you guessing until the very end.
Solitary, nostalgic Liz Crane returns to her family's now-deserted farmhouse to study the migratory habits of the Monarch butterfly. A rich family history - all the anecdotes and blarney of successful Irish immigrants - is now tainted with sadness. Her cousin Amanda, a gifted military strategist, has been killed in Afghanistan, a loss foreshadowed by the earlier disappearance of her charismatic father. Reflecting on the fragility and transcience of human life and relations - mirrored in the Monarchs' restless flight - Liz finds that love is there to be found where you least expect it.
Sadies Row is a heartwarming, soul-lifting story detailing the hard times and joys of life in the Mississippi Delta. Black soil and cotton, blue skies and the muddy Mississippi weave themselves into a tale to stir the soul and bring a tear to the eye. Young Sadie, like many others lives poor as she and her family struggle to scratch a living out of the Black Belt plantations. Life is simple until she goes to work for a mysterious family and befriends the daughter. She discovers a haunting secret. She must now choose between the laws of the land and the vast gulf of racism. Together the two girls flee through the vast wilderness of Mississippi but they are pursued by one with dark intentions. A race begins. A race for safety and freedom, but long hard roads lie ahead.
Sadie was a bright, beautiful child with such potential ... yet her life was destined to be filled with endless disappointment and heartbreak. Learning lessons along the way, she never let anything get the best of her for long, proving that you can find peace in your life if you never give up hope. Her story takes you through her childhood years, coping with a mother who was afflicted with a seizure disorder and not one, but two mentally challenged older sisters. Her life began in a time when the world wasn't as understanding towards any of those issues and her story portrays the disappointments and problems that go hand in hand. Discover what families just like hers must really endure when subjected to such adversities.