Her Memory of Music

Her Memory of Music A Single Mother S Past Catches Up With Her And Threatens The Stability Of Her New Life With Her Young Son In This Multi Layered Treatment Of Contemporary Relationships Loss Is Met With Hope And Grace As Ally Learns To Open Her Heart And Trust Dangerous Secrets To Those She S Learning To Love Lyrical And Layered, Her Memory Of Music Explores The Burden Of Love And The High Stakes Of Vulnerability. If you enjoy women s fiction, then definitely pick up this book If you haven t read much women s fiction, then pick up this book Not only is this a captivating story, but Jones weaves important issues throughout the novel effortlessly Not overwhelming the reader, but drawing the reader deeply in And the music piece of the story Such a reminder of how healing and beautiful music can be.I thoroughly enjoyed every piece of the novel, from the character development, to a real life perspectiv
Moving story that probes many deeper themes such as infertility, sex slavery, and rape, but never with a heavy hand The title weaves like a subtle thread through the novel, working its way to a meaningful ending I appreciated that the scenes set in Mumbai always felt genuine, as if the author is familiar with
Slipping into the Pacific northwestern world of Katherine Scott Jones debut novel was effortless From their first moments on the page, Ally and her son Jack begin to breathe and live, and they lose no time trading the normal trials of a single parent family for something much sinister.I hesitate to echo what others have already said, that Her Memory of Music grapples with tough issues, but only because this is a story about characters, not issues Owing to the author s deft hand, the story moves at a nimble pace, with the just right mix of suspense, romance, and emotional complexity The spiritual element is strong this is not the kind of Christian fiction that makes a passing reference to prayer and calls it a day Jones writes characters who remain tender to their need for Jesus, who talk to and about God, and who struggle to make Spirit led decisions Bottom line Her Memory of Music is a great story, full of authentic relationships and beautiful writing Highly
I couldn t put this book down It s honest and raw and so hopeful Katherine Scott Jones writes with compassionate authority about very difficult real life issues facing the world today The book was brilliant and fun and a beautiful journey as all good
I couldn t stop thinking about these characters while I was going about my day, and eagerly anticipated my next opportunity to keep reading That, to me, is the mark of a well written novel Katherine Scott Jones skillfully weaves a complex plot with a powerful redemptive message The pacing, character development, and suspense elements send the reader on quite a journey as the sinister antagonist strives to carry out his dangerous plans Really enjoyed th
Unlike my non fiction propensity, this fiction is the perfect combination of mystery, romance, and sensitive intricacies over difficult, real life issues Where my writing might require a journal and the difficult task of goal setting which, let s face it, feels tiring , Her Memory of Music propels you toward a cozy blanket on a slow paced afternoon because you won t want to put the book down Having said that, what Her Memory of Music, and The Chance to Choose have in common is our universal struggle toward Spirit led decision making.Katherine Scott Jones has so skillfully developed characters who remind each of us that our conversation with God about our struggle with choice is paramount to our destined future But this is not your typical Christian fiction which habitually over simplifies life decisions She deftly crafts the tension,
Katherine Scott Jones Her Memory of Music is like a perfect recipe.The plotline includes a burned out human trafficking investigator, an equally harried single mom on the run from an abusive relationship, and a married couple made up of a spouse on the verge of a career change while both are dealing with the pain of infertility.Wow It s a lot to juggle but Jones does it very well Especially considering this is her first novel.The fact th
This debut novel is beautifully writtten and takes the reader on an important journey of both heart and mind Ally is a determined single mom learning to trust God as her past and future collide in a series of events that rock her world and endanger her young son Part mystery, part romance, with stunning social issues exposed and deftly explored, this novel is a real page turner Sleek and lyrical, yet expertly layered, Katherine Scott Jones weaves a c
Mystery, intrigue, suspense, romance this book has it all It captured my attention from the first few pages and held it to the end Many layers intertwine, and hard issues are addressed in a compelling and satisfying way You don t want to miss reading this book. Her Memory of Music is a beautifully written, compelling story that drew me in from the start With unexpected plot twists, a bit of mystery, a beautiful love story, and a solid undergirding of faith, Her Memory of Music kept me turning pages late into the night I highly recommend it