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Love on the Line

Love on the Line

(2008)
A novel by

 

"A wonderful and timely love story that shows us how love and faith can make a healing bridge between our past and the future."
Sandra Kitt


Identity, attitudes, and culture collide as a mother and daughter's values and backgrounds are challenged by everyone around them in this moving, often humorous, and unforgettable novel from laura castoro.

It ain't easy being biracial and a trust fund baby, but blue-eyed Jesse Morgan is determined to just be herself at an eastern college - where no one will know who or what she is...unless she chooses to tell them. What Jesse doesn't yet realize is that "no past" doesn't equal "no problems."

High-powered executive Thea Morgan is marrying Rev. Xavier Thornton - the former athlete and successful black businessman-turned-pastor, a man she first fell in love with at sixteen. A fair-skinned black woman who cracked the glass ceiling in the Texas oil business, Thea assumes her identity difficulties are behind her. She hasn't yet met Xavier's new congregation in a down-on-its-luck Arkansas town... nor Mrs. Hattie Patterson - the matriarch of St. Hurricane Church who has fixed opinions about how a minister's wife should behave. Will Thea lose her struggles to win over Xavier's congregation, people who just don't understand her big-city ways? It will take every bit of her humor, business acumen, and just plain hard-loving to deal with her crisis of faith and the sinking feeling that, just maybe, love can't conquer all.

Like mother, like daughter, Thea and Jesse discover that sometimes to get what you need most you to have to put everything, even love, on the line.

 
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Hardback Editions

January 2008 : USA Hardback
Title: Love on the Line
Author(s): Laura Castoro
ISBN: 1-58288-299-1 / 978-1-58288-299-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: MADISON PARK PRESS
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

February 2009 : USA Paperback
Title: Love on the Line
Author(s): Laura Castoro
ISBN: 0-06-154276-8 / 978-0-06-154276-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

April 2009 : USA Audio edition
Title: Love on the Line
Author(s): Laura Castoro
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon   

April 2009 : UK Audio edition
Title: Love on the Line
Author(s): Laura Castoro
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon UK   

2009 : USA Audio Cassette
Title: Love on the Line
Author(s): Laura Castoro
ISBN: 1-4407-1023-6 / 978-1-4407-1023-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: RecordedBooks
Availability: Amazon   

2009 : USA Audio CD
Title: Love on the Line
Author(s): Laura Castoro
ISBN: 1-4407-1025-2 / 978-1-4407-1025-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: RecordedBooks
Availability: Amazon   

Kindle Editions

January 2009 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Love on the Line
Author(s): Laura Castoro
Publisher: HarperCollins e-books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   



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