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By Jacquelyn Mitchard

A bad coincidence has left little Keefer orphaned yet now not undesirable. Devastated through his loved sister's tragic loss of life, twenty-four-year-old bachelor Gordon McKenna assumes that he'll be entrusted with elevating his niece, whom he has grown tremendous with reference to over the few worthy months of Keefer's lifestyles. however the kid's paternal grandparents have varied ideas—and a fierce felony conflict ensues that may attempt the skill and barriers of relations love many times . . . and not anyone will emerge from it unscathed or unchanged. Jacquelyn Mitchard, whose strong, emotionally wealthy novels have gained resounding severe acclaim and a large, enthusiastic viewers around the globe, brings us a hovering, heartbreaking, and unforgettable story of affection and the bonds that unite us all.

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He’d seen it a hundred times before. He’d gone ahead and done it, cut to the chase when other people were getting used to the scenery. Done it, meaning nothing by it, nothing but a lead-footed attempt at assurance. “You mean,” Sheriff Larsen ventured, “that it’s easier on . . ” “Yes,” Gordon agreed gratefully. “This way . . it’s just. We would have had to watch her . . ” Theory[001-112] 6/5/01 11:58 AM Page 8 8 JACQUELYN MITCHARD But then Gordon realized—and he had to work at this a bit, his mind struggling to get around it as a small child struggles to hold a fat pencil—Ray’s death made things simple in other ways, as well.

Nora peeked around the edge of the door. Her sister-in-law sat huddled in a shawl, a line of untouched plates of pie and cups of coffee arranged on the table before her, with the two men standing, leaning toward her, both of them so tall and her so little. It struck Nora that they often appeared that way, leaning down to Lorraine as she told them what was what; it reminded Nora of one of those funny photos you saw once in a while in the Country Journal. A bantam hen set unawares on a clutch of Canadian goose eggs, and when they hatched, there’d be this tiny little mother with huge chicks four times her size toddling along behind her.

He’d seen it a hundred times before. He’d gone ahead and done it, cut to the chase when other people were getting used to the scenery. Done it, meaning nothing by it, nothing but a lead-footed attempt at assurance. “You mean,” Sheriff Larsen ventured, “that it’s easier on . . ” “Yes,” Gordon agreed gratefully. “This way . . it’s just. We would have had to watch her . . ” Theory[001-112] 6/5/01 11:58 AM Page 8 8 JACQUELYN MITCHARD But then Gordon realized—and he had to work at this a bit, his mind struggling to get around it as a small child struggles to hold a fat pencil—Ray’s death made things simple in other ways, as well.

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