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Gone to Green

(The first book in the Green series)
A novel by

In Gone to Green, Lois goes from being a corporate journalist at a large paper in the Midwest to the owner of The Green News-Item, a small twice-weekly newspaper in rural North Louisiana. The paper was an unexpected inheritance from a close colleague, and Lois must keep it for at least a year, bringing a host of challenges, lessons, and blessings into her life.

When Lois pulls into Green on New Year's Day, she expects a charming little town full of smiling people. She quickly realizes her mistake. After settling into a loaned house out on Route 2, she finds herself battling town prejudices and inner doubts and making friends with the most surprising people: troubled teenager Katy, good-looking catfish farmer Chris, wise and feisty Aunt Helen, and a female African-American physician named Kevin.

Whether fighting a greedy, deceitful politician or rescuing a dog she fears, Lois notices the headlines in her life have definitely improved. She learns how to provide small-town news in a big-hearted way and realizes that life is full of newsworthy moments. When she encounters racial prejudice and financial corruption, Lois also discovers more about the goodness of real people and the importance of being part of a community.

While secretly preparing the paper for a sale, Lois begins to realize that God might indeed have a plan for her life and that perhaps the allure of city life and career ambition are not what she wants after all.

Genre: Romance
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Hardback Editions

January 2010 : USA Library Binding

Title: Gone to Green (Center Point Christian Fiction (Large Print))
Author(s): Judy Christie
ISBN: 1-60285-641-9 / 978-1-60285-641-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Center Point Pub
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Paperback Editions

July 2009 : USA Paperback

Title: Gone to Green: Gone to Green Series - Book 1
Author(s): Judy Christie
ISBN: 1-4267-0024-5 / 978-1-4267-0024-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Abingdon Press
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Audio Editions

August 2016 : MP3 CD

Title: Gone to Green
Author(s): Judy Christie
ISBN: 1-5318-0870-0 / 978-1-5318-0870-9
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

September 2015 : USA Audio edition

Title: Gone to Green: Gone to Green Series, Book 1
Author(s): Judy Christie
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon   

September 2015 : UK Audio edition

Title: Gone to Green: Gone to Green Series, Book 1
Author(s): Judy Christie
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

March 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Gone To Green (The Green Series Book 1)
Author(s): Judy Christie
Publisher: Brosette & Barnhill Publishing LLC
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