Giveaway at Loraine Nunley's website: The Memory Weaver by Jane Kirkpatrick #BookGiveaway @lorainenunley

This week’s book giveaway is for the inspirational historical fiction book The Memory Weaver by Jane Kirkpatrick.

What is this book about?

Eliza Spalding Warren was just a child when she was taken hostage by the Cayuse Indians during a massacre in 1847. Now a mother of two, Eliza faces a new kind of dislocation; her impulsive husband wants to make a new start in another territory, which will mean leaving her beloved home and her mother’s grave — and returning to the land of her captivity.

Haunted by memories and hounded by struggle, Eliza longs to know how her mother dealt with the trauma of their ordeal. As she searches the pages of her mother’s diary, Eliza is stunned to find that her own recollections tell only part of the story.

Where can I learn more about this author and their books?

Jane Kirkpatrick, author website


Giveaway

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The comment requirement for this giveaway is: If you could tell a story about a family member (living or not), who would you choose?

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42 thoughts on “Book Giveaway: The Memory Weaver by Jane Kirkpatrick

  1. I enjoy talking about my father-in-law who was my real life hero. He served in the navy during WWII and only in his later years was he able to talk about what he went through and what he saw. He was involved in the Omaha Beach invasion on D DAy.

  2. I would tell my mom’s story of immigrating to this country without knowing any English and her struggle to overcome being put into foster care immediately afterwards.

  3. My great great grandfather was from Ohio and became a sharpshooter in the civil war. I would love to write about his experiences

  4. My great-great grandfather who traveled west and had many interesting experiences throughout his life.

  5. I would tell about my grandmother who immigrated from Switzerland in the early 1900s. She had many hardships but also many spiritual experiences which made her stronger and an inspiration to me.

  6. I would tell about my great grandparents who imagrated thru Ellis Island from Belgium. I don’t knowmthe whole story, but I think it woukd be interesting to find out how they wound up in Louisiana,

    1. From Belgium to Louisiana. That sounds like it would be a pretty interesting read Perrianne. πŸ™‚ Thanks for sharing.

  7. My Aunt Bett. She was the oldest of my granny’s siblings. She never married. She helped her father raise her younger siblings after their mother died. I don’t think there was anything she couldn’t do except drive.

  8. My grandfather. He immigrated from Poland right before WWII when th nazis invaded his small town. He was a Baptist preacher and a threat to the nazis. Last year we were fortunate to visit his small town which is now located in the Ukraine. We got to see the bombed out church where he preached. After the war and th after the Soviets invaded there were only 5 Baptist’s that survived. Today there is a thriving Baptist Church in that small Ukrainian town!

  9. My Aunt Pam has hard a rough life the past 6 years
    Started good when about 8 yrs ago she became a Gramma then about 2 yrs after that her son became permanently totally disabled in a car wreck and she’s been caring for him 24/7 since then and about 1 yr ago her other son was murdered

    1. How tough that must be for your Aunt. What a story of strength that would be. Thanks for sharing her with us Linda. πŸ™‚

  10. I would tell a story about my late dad who was a Medic in WWII and won many medals including a Purple Heart, was in the European theatre, and was part of releasing prisoners from a Nazi concentration camp.

  11. I would tell my mom’s story. She was raised with 13 siblings, when through the depression and WWII with many experiences and challenges along the way along with raising 8 children of her own.

    1. So many siblings in the depression? Another story of strength I would read. Thanks for sharing her with us Jan. πŸ™‚

  12. I would choose my great grandparents on my dad’s side. They immigrated from Germany.

  13. My grandfather lived to be 106! I know he lived quite an interesting life, would love to dig in and learn more about his life.

    1. Wow! I love that Patty. He would definitely have some good stories I bet. πŸ™‚ Thank you for sharing him with us. πŸ™‚

  14. I would tell my parents love story. They will be married 72 years on the 31st. Thank you for the chance.

  15. I would tell my Daddy’s salvation story. He’s been in Heaven since 2012.

  16. I would love to know more about my great-grandmother’s story. She was such a quiet, godly woman and you’d never know she lived an exciting life!

  17. I would tell my Grandma Kibler’s story and wish i knew all the details. She and her parents traveled to Miles City, MT and then by wagon to the Jordan, MT area to homestead. That’s where she met her husband and they had a homestead together after they were married. Later they sold it and moved to a ranch just outside of Jordan.

  18. I would tell the story of my great grandparents. They left Poland and came to America. They didn’t speak English and they were very poor. They raised five beautiful children, one who is still alive at 93!

  19. My Mother passed away at 101 a year ago, February. She and my sister published her memoir when she was 99. She was born in China to missionaries.

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