The Baker's Wife by Erin Healy really captivated me from the beginning as the story unfolds and we meet all the characters and learn how their lives intertwine to discover the truth behind a missing woman. Audrey, the baker's wife, sets out on a journey with Dianne, an ex-con, and Mirilee, the daughter of the missing woman, Julie or Juliet as she was known in her youth. They discover more about themselves and their connection to God as Julie relies on her spiritual gifts to find Julie. Meanwhile Jack, Julie's husband and Mirilee's father, have taken Audrey's husband, son, and three other people hostage in their bakery convinced that Audrey had murdered his wife. This is a great mystery story as well as one of self-discovery that I enjoyed reading in one day. Read The Baker's Wife to see if Audrey finds Julie in time or even if she finds her alive. The twists and turns and little connections in the book won't leave you disappointed!
About the book:
To save her husband and son, Audrey Bofinger must rescue her enemy.
The Bofinger family has lost their church ministry in a scandal exposed by Officer Jack Mansfield. Hoping to heal and to restore their reputation, Audrey, Geoff, and their son Ed take over a failing bakery in the small community.
Driving to the bakery one morning, blinded by fog, Audrey hits a motor scooter owned by Jack’s wife, Julie. The mangled scooter is crushed and bloody. But Julie is nowhere to be found. Her disappearance coincides with a sudden illness that nearly cripples Audrey.
Jack believes the Bofingers have hurt Julie to take revenge on him, but the evidence dries up and her trail goes cold. At a breaking point, Jack takes the tiny bakery and its patrons hostage, issuing only one demand: Audrey has six hours to return Julie to him, or lose Geoff and Ed forever.
With only an excruciating and intuitive gift, an ex-con, and Julie’s estranged daughter to help search for clues, Audrey starts the search of her life for a woman who has vanished like the fog.
About Erin :
Well-known to critics and reviewers, Erin Healy has established herself as an award-winning editor and a best-selling co-author with Ted Dekker. Healy received wide acclaim for her two debut novels Never Let You Go and The Promises She Keeps. Her work focuses on the psychological and spiritual, driven by high moral stakes. She lives and writes in Colorado with her family.
For more information please visit www.erinhealy.com.
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Let the flour fly! Beginning October 24th, Erin's celebrating the release of her latest page turner, The Baker's Wife, with an outstanding KitchenAid baking prize package giveaway that includes a brand new KitchenAid Mixer, cook books, and all you need to whip up some fabulous bread or sweets! Then and on November 10th she'll be wrapping up the release of The Baker's Wife with an Author Book Chat Party on Facebook! Don't miss a minute of the fun!
One grand prize winner will receive:
- Empire Red 4.5 QT Ultra Power KitchenAid Stand Mixer
- Black & White Kitschy Apron
- Black Silicone Oven Mitt
- Black OXO Rolling Pin
- Wilton 9X5 loaf pan
- At My Grandmother's Knee Cookbook by Faye Porter
- Second Helpings with Johnnie Gabriel Cookbook
- The Baker's Wife by Erin Healy
Don't miss a moment of the fun. RSVP today and tell your friends. Hope to see you on the 10th!
I received this book free of charge from Litfuse Publicity Group in exchange for my honest review.