About the Book
Leaving Oxford: Christian Fiction~Faith, Humor, Romance, Southern Style
Escaping home to Oxford, Mississippi, seemed like a good idea. Until it wasn’t.
A year after a tragic accident in Los Angeles flipped her world upside down, advertising guru Sarah Beth LeClair is still hiding away in her charming hometown of Oxford, Mississippi. And she may well be stuck there forever. Suffering from panic attacks, she prays for healing. Instead, her answer comes in the form of an arrogant football coach and an ugly puppy.
Former celebrity college quarterback Jess McCoy dreamed of playing pro football. One freak hit destroyed his chances. Although he enjoys his work as the university’s offensive coordinator, his aspirations have shifted to coaching at the highest level. His plans of moving up are finally coming together—until he falls for a woman who won’t leave town.
As the deadline for Jess’s decision on his dream career looms, the bars around Sarah Beth’s heart only grow stronger. But it's time to make a decision about leaving Oxford.
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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.
Janet W. Ferguson has written a beautifully delightful and gripping novel about a young woman, Sarah Beth LeClaire, who is suffering from panick attacks after a tragic accident that killed her boyfriend. This story is about how Sarah Beth tests her limits as she strives to overcome her panic attacks through prayer and the support of friends and loved ones. Ferguson has a way of writing that will pull readers in from page one as they fall in love with the charming characters and lovely story. This is a powerful novel filled with faith, humor, and of course southern style romance. Readers may also be thrilled to discover that this well-written and enchanting read is Ferguson’s debut novel.
Series: Southern Hearts
Genre: contemporary, southern romance
Publisher: Southern Sun Press LLC
Publication date: April 15, 2016
Number of pages: 309
Content Rating: PG
Book Rating: 5 stars
Other books in the series:
2-Going Up South
3-Tackling the Fields
A review copy of this book was provided by the author. A review was not required and all views and opinions expressed are my own.
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