Faith is the antidote.
Not only that, his father-in-law hired him to be the new construction supervisor on a big condo project. A Shred of Evidence by Kathy Herman series A Seaport Suspense Novel 1 The first book in the Seaport Suspense seriesEllen Jones, first introduced in the Baxter series, is enjoying a leisurely lunch at a Seaport restaurant when she overhears a private conversation at the table next to her—and disturbing accusations involving the husband of a woman she has recently befriended.
But as Ellen digs through old newspaper articles and stumbles onto information too She may be a pro at finding clues, but she ignores the obvious in her personal life. Her husband, Kurt, is weighed down by her unrelenting anger as he struggles to let God redeem the stupidest mistake he ever made. It had to be Riley Jo.
But when Abby Cummings tells her mother she thought she saw her sister at the store, her mother quickly dismisses the idea. After all, Riley Jo and their father had been missing for years. Yet Abby cannot ignore her intuition. We are experiencing technical difficulties. Please try again later. A Seaport Suspense Novel Series: Titles in Order Sort by: Latest to First First to Latest. Ellen and Guy can provide a place for him to stay only until he figures out what to do with his life. When he takes a temporary job at a summer camp for disadvantaged kids, Brandon begins a turbulent relationship with a biracial adolescent named Caedmon.
Certainly not the angry words that haunted him. But then, nothing happened the way he expected. All his certainty that God had plans for him, that he was meant to do something important—something significant—had amounted to a big fat zero. Living with his parents. Maybe the homeless guy was right. Maybe Brandon has returned to Seaport for a reason. To face down a brewing disaster, steeped in hate crimes and danger. To survive against all odds. Based on Proverbs Ultimately, I want to point them to the Creator with the Master plan.
Then suddenly—literally overnight—her son, Owen, comes face-to-face with the consequences of his wilder days gone by. This is a new series for me. This first book had an undercurrent of gossip and how gossip can hurt people. This author presented the story in a way that really made the reader think. The characters were true-to-life.
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I look forward to reading more books written by this author. Sep 07, Jackie rated it it was amazing Shelves: Just like all Kathy's books, I know I'm going to love this series. The main character is Ellen and she was in the Baxter series, but now she has moved to Seaport, Florida with her husband, Guy. She's does not work at a newspaper any more, but that doesn't keep her from getting involved in mysteries.
I love the underlying theme of the book which is gossip which is so hurtful. Jun 07, Erin Carr rated it it was amazing. Gossip is anything negative said about a third party, who is not present. This book is an excellent example of how seemingly harmless gossip can hurt others. It served as a warm reminder that by praying for those who irritate us, our hearts may soften to love them.
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Oct 05, Connie Dickey rated it it was amazing. This is a very nice Christian mystery. I have really enjoyed it.
It's basis was a horrible experience for a couple when untrue rumors abounded and their little daughter disappears. It is quite the piece of work. I am looking forward to the other three. Mar 21, Denise rated it liked it. This was a good book about gossip and what it can do. I grew really annoyed with the Ellen when she continually assume the worst about somebody she didn't know. I enjoyed it and was glad it all worked out in the end.
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It was a suspenseful book. Jul 18, Danielle M rated it it was amazing.
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I was able to figure out who had done it within the first few chapters. Pushed religion a little too much, but overall, it was a good read. Jun 29, Laura added it. Jul 22, Andrea rated it it was amazing. Feb 17, Donna Sullivan rated it really liked it. First book I've read by Kathy Herman. Can't wait to read more. Mar 17, Sally rated it it was ok. Good book for the cruise because I didn't have to think--and still knew "who dunit" within the first couple of chapters. Nov 16, Joyce rated it really liked it. I love Kathy Herman's books. This is book 1 of a 4 book series, a Seaport suspense.
A book about the harm that gossip and repeating untruths can do to a person's life. May 31, Janackeh rated it really liked it.
I really liked this first book in the seaport suspense series! It really exposes gossip for the poison it is! Aug 26, Elaine marked it as to-read. Aug 04, Pam rated it liked it. Mar 20, Chris Shoemaker rated it it was amazing. I loved this book it kept me engrossed in it the whole time. I can't wait to read the other ones. Jun 16, Judie rated it really liked it Shelves: This mystery is all about the harmful effects of gossip. Even though I figured things out before the end of the book, it was enjoyable and intersting.