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8 edition of Fireflies in December found in the catalog.

Fireflies in December

by Jennifer Erin Valent

  • 132 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Tyndale House Publishers in Carol Stream, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Girls -- Fiction,
  • Race relations -- Fiction,
  • Virginia -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJennifer Erin Valent.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3622.A4257 F57 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17050600M
    ISBN 101414324324
    ISBN 109781414324326
    LC Control Number2008034383

      Fireflies in December is the winner of the Christian Writers Guild's Operation First Novel contest, and a Christy Award winner. Cottonwood Whispers In this sequel to Jennifer’s award-winning debut novel Fireflies in December, Jessilyn Lassiter and her best friend Gemma Teague have survived prejudice and heartache in their lifelong 5/5(1). For the month of December, the e-book of Fireflies in December is available for only 99 cents! It's a great way to get started on the series yourself or to introduce it to someone else. Click here to find a list of retailers. View more on Jennifer Erin Valent's website»/5.

    In Cottonwood Whispers, the sequel to Fireflies in December, readers will find a story of quick assumptions and false accusations; a story of how easily people can believe something without exploring justification. And a story of true sacrificial love and pure faith in God's sovereignty. Books similar to Fireflies in December Fireflies in December. by Jennifer Erin Valent. avg. rating Ratings. Christy Award winner! Jessilyn Lassiter never knew that hatred could lurk in the human heart until the summer of when she turned When her best friend, Gemma, loses her parents in a tragic.

      Fireflies in December eBook: Valent, Jennifer: : Kindle Store. Skip to main Hello, Sign in. Account & Lists Account Returns & Orders. Try. Prime Cart. Kindle Store Go Search Hello Select your address /5(). Fireflies in December is a story told through the eyes of Jessie, a young girl, turning into a woman, learning to defend herself, her family, her friend and her own beliefs in a time in our history that doing so could have cost her her life the tale is beautifully and courageously told, and is different than many books of this genre.


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“Yes’r.” “That light is bright enough to light up a little speck of the night sky so a man can see it a ways away. That’s what God expects us to do. We’re to be lights in the dark, cold days that are this world.

Like fireflies in December.” ― Jennifer Erin Valent, quote from Fireflies in December. As tensions mount in the small community, loyalties are tested and Jessilyn is forced to say good-bye to the carefree days of her youth.

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