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A moving love story, this novel examines the struggle of a young couple as they try to become a family. Will all their hopes be ruined or will they find a true understanding of who they are as a couple through the hardship each endures.
Title: Cradle of Dreams
Categories: Inspirational Stories,
Publisher: Bethany House Publishers: 2001-05
ISBN Number: 0764222082
ISBN Number 13: 9780764222085
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Item: 11.00 Item
Seller ID: 000837
Description: Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Very minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used paperback book copy of Cradle of Dreams by Joseph Bentz. Minneapolis MN: Bethany House Publishers, 2001. 366 pages. 5-1/2 x 8-3/8 inches, 22 cm. From the book cover: The medication brought on depression, irritability, and insomnia, misery beyond what she had imagined. Yet Laura is willing to endure that and more, if only it will lead to a child. But hope fades with each new phone call, each prognosis another blow to endure. Unwilling to give up until she has seen the last expert on earth, Laura becomes consumed with overcoming her empty arms. But why is it that she seems to struggle alone, while her husband drags his heels at every turn? Isn't this their dream she is fighting to fulfill? Humiliation. For Paul, that word describes the whole unpleasant process. And for what? to achieve a dream no one can guarantee? He and his wife have rewarding careers, common interests and hobbies, nieces and nephews to enjoy. Now all that was good and right and comfortable about their marriage has fadd with the realization of this one strike against them. Against him. Paul, feeling he owes his wife something that can never be repaid, simply wants to see Laura smile again. But at what cost? Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!