About the Book
Maggie Marovich couldn’t save her father or her home from Hurricane Katrina, but she’s dedicated her life to meteorology so she can warn others when the monster storms approach. Except…she works three hours inland and rarely risks returning to her childhood hometown of Ocean Springs, Mississippi. Both her single-parent sister and the ship pilot Maggie once loved refused to leave the Coast, despite Maggie’s requests. Now a hurricane’s headed toward Mississippi, and Maggie’s sister is seriously injured, leaving Maggie little choice but to head south—into the storm.
The water and tides flow through Josh Bergeron’s veins, and he can’t imagine giving up piloting—even for the love of his life, the infuriating Magnolia Marovich. He tried to move on without her, marrying and having a child. But after his wife abandons him and his little boy, his career choice is threatened by the weight of his parental responsibilities. Moving next door to Maggie’s sister and sharing their child care seems like the perfect set-up. Until Maggie blows back into town.
Being forced to lean on Josh for help washes up the wreckage in Maggie’s faith. Where was God during the destruction of Katrina? Why do some prayers seem to go unanswered? Between the hurricane looming in the Gulf and another gale raging in her heart, can Maggie overcome her past and find the trust to truly live?
About the Author
Janet W. Ferguson grew up in Mississippi and received a degree in Banking and Finance from the University of Mississippi. She has served her church as a children’s minister and a youth volunteer. An avid reader, she worked as a librarian at a large public high school. Janet and her husband have two grown children, one really smart dog, and a few cats that allow them to share the space.
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Magnolia Storms by Janet W. Ferguson is another hit among readers! From page one Ferguson has created a story that will capture the attention and heart of readers as they are sucked into the lives of the well-crafted and witty characters. This is a story about raging storms. Both in hurricane form, as well as a personal rollercoaster of pain and sorrow. It is about overcoming these storms of life and going on a spiritual journey by learning to make a new life for one’s self and to overcome the past. This is a story that readers will absolutely not want to miss!!
Genre: contemporary, southern-romance
Publisher: Southern Sun Press LLC
Publication date: September 15, 2017
Number of pages: 216
A review copy of this novel was provided by the author. A review was not required and all views and opinions expressed are my own.
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