A publishing event: #1 New York Times bestselling author Jan Karon returns—and invites her
millions of fans to join her again in Mitford.
After five hectic years of retirement from Lord’s
Chapel, Father Tim Kavanagh returns with his wife, Cynthia, from a so-called
pleasure trip to the land of his Irish ancestors.
While glad to be at home in Mitford, something is
definitely missing: a pulpit. But when he’s offered one, he decides he doesn’t
want it. Maybe he’s lost his passion.
His adopted son, Dooley, wrestles with his own
passion—for the beautiful and gifted Lace Turner and his vision to become a successful
country vet. Dooley’s brother, Sammy, still enraged by his mother’s abandonment,
destroys one of Father Tim’s prized possessions. And Hope Murphy, owner of
Happy Endings bookstore, struggles with the potential loss of her unborn child
and her hard-won business.
All this as Wanda’s Feel Good Café opens, a romance
catches fire through an Internet word game, their former mayor hatches a
reelection campaign to throw the bums out, and the weekly Muse poses a probing inquiry: Does Mitford still take care of its
Millions of fans will applaud the chance to spend
time, once more, in the often comic and utterly human presence of Jan Karon’s
characters. Indeed, they have never been more sympathetic, bighearted, and
engaging. Download and start listening now!