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If you are already a "Fan Of These Books And "of these books and familiar with all the people of Mitford then you will probably need a box of tissues to hand when reading this one I certainly did They were happy tears of course not sad ones because this is all about the wedding of Dooley and Lacey and it is just delightful If you are not already familiar with the earlier books then this one is not a place to start Just about every character Jan Karon has ever introduced pops up here somewhere and she also jumps her POV from one character to another with no warning I had to reread bits every now and then to work out who was speaking Still giving it five stars though I oved it I am an avid reader of Ms Karon s novels As a matter of fact in the past six months I have read and re read the entire series at east 4 times while waiting not so patiently for the release of Come Rain or Come Shine There is a reason for this I have had a very stressful year and I
find visits to Mitford very relaxing Every character in this series is complete visits to Mitford very relaxing Every character in this series is complete isn t a one dimensional body in the bunch Even the nodding acuaintances have a uniue and full place in Ms Karon s stories These books make the perfect escape I ove them dearly Reading these novels makes me I have a confession I was never a big reader until I read Jan Karon s first novel in her Mitford series After that you could say I was hooked I found a The Pool By the Whispering Trees (Tim and the Hidden People Book C1) love for reading while I emersed myself in her characters and their dailyives In Karon s Magic in the North latest book ComeRain or Come Shine I eagerly wanted to devour it and yell from the rooftops that Ioved it but for much of the novel I spent my time feeling disappointed than pleased Several reviews have pointed out the ack of fluidity between characters point of views or how many readers would not understand the depth meaning as certain scenes took place unless you had read the previous novels Although I don t feel happy after reading this novel and even though I too found the writing style to be acking in some ways every so often a glimpse or feeling from the previous books would pop out and make me smile and keep me turning the pages Many strings were tied up with this novel and it truly was a warm and cozy read I think I just missed the old characters and the story being focused on Father Tim Now that I have turned the König der Welten 1 last page though I am very happy I read it I have always enjoyed the Mitford series and have aittle crush on Father Tim Sorry Cynthia I was really Love, and Other Things to Live For looking forward to the story of Dooley and Lace s wedding I thought it would just shine Unfortunately for me it did not There are several reasons for this1 I found jumping around different people s stories without any kind of preparation uite unsettling You would be reading about Dooley s thoughts and suddenly it would be Harley It was unsettling for aong time reader but I despair for any new reader trying to make sense of this or even how certain characters were important to the story2 There was just too many things going on Dooley was graduating opening his new business getting married all at once It just seemed overwhelming and things kept getting add to the pot Yet some important situations were skipped over I would ove to have been in the selection of Lace s wedding dress especially since so much time was #1 New York Times–bestselling author Jan Karon returns with the story readers have been waiting for Over the course of ten Mitford novels fans have kept a special place in their hearts for Dooley Kavanagh first seen in At Home in Mitford as a barefoot freckle faced boy in filthy overalls Now Father Tim Kavanagh’s adopted son has graduated from vet school and opened his own ani. Re giving helping and reciprocating are the norm In their novels they don t cover up the hurts the anger the tensions the troubles Weddings can be awkward with family drama Karon handles the presence of Dooley s birth mom Pauline Leeper in the same room as his siblings with utmost care There is no easy resolution no instant reconciliation just baby steps tiny beginnings towards the on ramp to healingI connected with this book in many ways This summer we went to a small simple country wedding in a pasture My son and daughter in aw have a wind storm and fallen trees in their wedding story too I know "what it is to be gob smacked by blessings reduced to "it is to be gob smacked by blessings reduced to tears of joy Live music is the best for dancing the night away I Vanity Bagh love the song in the titleSomewhere Safe with Someone Good and Come Rain or Come Shine are Jan Karon s best work I can hope there will be but if not Come Rain or Come Shine is a fitting culmination of the Mitford books wwwmelissa413readsalotblogspotcomI have alwaysoved the Mitford series I oved reading them years and years ago but I iked Preaching to a Post-Everything World listening to the first ones on tape yes tape because Jan Karon herself actually narrated them And she read them good but of course she is the author and knows how each person should sound In this book Dooley is graduating vet school taking on Hal s vet and farm and getting married I remember when he was just a hooligan of a kid trying to make it through the days as his homeife was not that good He was a spitfire but Father Tim took him on And now ook at him Wow time "surely flies even in the book world The story is so sweet with all the characters coming to the farm to "flies even in the book world The story is so sweet with all the characters coming to the farm to Dooley and Lace get ready for the wedding Lace and Dooley used to butt heads all of the time growing up because she had troubles too And now they are getting married there are some other surprises that happen but I don t want to spoil it Not only did Dooley take on the vet and farm which is where they ive as well Dooley bought a bull named Choo Choo for his cattle he s taking on I got a good Hands-On Machine Learning with Scikit-Learn and TensorFlow: Concepts, Tools, and Techniques to Build Intelligent Systems laugh out of ole Choo Choo through out he book He made a surprise appearance at the wedding that was at the farm anyway and brought some of hisady friends LOL The only one that could actually pet him was Lace she said she understood him he would eat from her hand It s just a male thing I think Anyway the story was beautiful and I m glad I got to take a step back to a kinder place for a bit I also Keys to inner space love the cover of the book I wouldike to thank NETGALLEY and PENGUIN GROUP PUTNAM for an ARC of this book for my honest review I m always happy to venture back to Jan Karon s bestselling Mitford series where Father Tim Kavananah and his wife Cynthia set about keeping the peace in this small well imagined Southern town of colorful and well Winner Takes All loved characters This is book 13 and everyone s here reunited to celebrate theong awaited marriage of Dooley and Lace both of whom we ve watched grow up at Meadowgate Farm This is not a great iterary work but as always Karon s books are
*something ike comfort *like comfort for those of us who Ping-pong long for a kinder gentleife where the biggest problem of the day may be how to resist Ester Bollick s famously delicious Orange Marmalade cake or if too many folks will decide to bring deviled eggs to the potluck 35 stars. Right In Come Rain or Come Shine Jan Karon delivers the wedding that millions of Mitford fans have waited for It’s a June day in the mountains with than a few creatures great and small and you’re invited because you’re family By the way it’s a pretty casual affair so come as you are and remember to bring a tissue or two After all what’s a good wedding without a good cry. .
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Evoted to thinking about it3 There was just not enough Father Tim in it for "Me He Is The Heart And Soul "He is the heart and soul the books and I needed a bigger fix What I did ike was a surprise near the end that was so sweet and right that it took my breath away It was special enough that I raised my rating to three stars I ve read all of the books in the Miford and Father Tim series and I ve been ooking forward to Lace and Dooley s wedding Not surprisingly I read Come Rain or Come Shine pretty much in two big gulps Although I enjoyed it I also found it somewhat vexing hence my three star rating Part of my frustration was with the exceedingly sparse writing style much of the book was written as a few moments of time inside one character or another s head When you re in your own head of course you don t introduce yourself by name and neither did CR This was an okay book for me It was a ittle too spiritual for me but the story I think was goodMy main complaint about the whole thing was the fact that the author would start a paragraph or a chapter and say he or she There were about a dozen or so characters in this story I had no idea which he or she it "was Or it would be Reverend There were two Reverends It was pretty frustrating At one point "Or it would be Reverend There were two Reverends It was pretty frustrating At one point the book the groom had two sets of parents there Then it would be mom or dad which one Say a name I obviously became VERY frustrated and because of that did not really enjoy the book as much as one typically could I would be reading having absolutely no idea who I was reading about unless the author decided to give me some typ An unfair rating actually because of my own foolish choice when I haven t read any of the Mitford series and was totally ost although I did finish it I have read the first of the Father Tim series and thought this was the second one in tha I once prayed Lord please et Jan Karon The Building Accounts of Corpus Christi College, Oxford, 1517-18 liveong enough to get Dooley and Lace married The answer to that prayer was a whelming flood I started crying on page 32 and sniffed and sobbed my way punctuated by But That I Cant Believe! laughs to the final page Redemption benediction healing holy amazement connection Reading this brings the satisfaction of resolution the two bits after the shave and a haircut Weddings are my thing Joyful solemnity giving sharing joining celebratingaughing crying hugging singing dancing rejoicing thanksgiving I Grange-Enders love a good wedding and I ve been to a few profoundly remarkable onesThe focus of Come Rain or Come Shine is on the month before and the day of The Big Knot Dooley and Lace want a small intimate ceremony at Meadowgate Farm Karon enjoys poking fun at the myth of a simple country wedding There are obstacles and annoyances There are secrets and surprises There is the unrelenting pressure of diminishing time to get the place wedding readyThe main character is Lace Harper Her journals reveal her heart her hopes her fears heroves She wants to find a wedding dress for under 100 she is thankful for the callouses which document her hard work She wants to get it this whole starting a new family right I appreciated the ways Dooley and Lace honor the memory of Sadie Baxter benefactor and Russell Jacks Dooley s grandpa in their wedding Fun stuff there is a Pinterest page for Lace Harper s weddingJan Karon and Wendell Berry are both skilled at portraying a community whe. Mal clinic Since money will be tight for a while maybe he and Lace Harper his once and future soul mate should keep their wedding simple So the plan is to eliminate the cost of catering and do potluck Ought to be fun An old friend offers to bring his well known country band Gratis And once mucked out the barn works as a perfect venue for seating family and friends Piece of cake.