July 7, 2022
Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
Genre/Categories/Setting: Historical Literary Fiction, Coming of Age, Faith, Minnesota
Welcome to Throwback Thursday where I highlight an older review or post a current review of an old read. Today, I’m re-sharing one of my favorite literary fiction titles, Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger.
I’m linking up today with Davida @ The Chocolate Lady’s Book Review Blog for #throwbackthursday.
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The summer of 1961 should have been another ordinary summer for thirteen-year-old Frank Drum, but it was a summer of hardships, tragedy, grief, adult problems, and questions of faith. Told from Frank’s perspective forty years later, Ordinary Grace is a poignant coming-of-age story with elements of mystery and suspense.
“In your dark night, I urge you to hold to your faith, to embrace hope, and to bear your love before you like a burning candle, for I promise it will light your way.”
Continue here for my full review of Ordinary Grace…
Have you read Ordinary Grace or is it on your TBR?
Have you read This Tender Land or the Cork O’Connor Mystery Series also by Krueger?
I read Ordinary Grace AND This Tender Land. Both brilliantly beautiful.
💯 He’s a fabulous writer!
Both Ordinary Grace and This Tender Land have been on my TBR for too long. Thanks for the reminder!
They’re TBR worthy! I think OG is my fav of the two.
Such a wonderful book! I read it with my book group earlier this year, and we all loved it!
That’s nice to hear! Lots of discussion possibilities!
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