BOOK BLURB: Bar Harbor, Maine 1940 - Nessie McDonald, daughter of a recently deceased lighthouse keeper seeks a husband by Thanksgiving to share the work and responsibility of warning sailors off the rugged Maine coast. She advertises in the Bar Harbor News and cooks gourmet dinners for each would-be husband’s interview.


Kyle Cameron, the injured seaman Nessie rescues from the sea, doesn’t qualify because he must return to his home in Australia to run his enormous sheep station. Yet Kyle, lying on a cot in the kitchen with a broken leg, points out each of Nessie’s aspiring husband’s unsuitability by reading spiritual advice aloud from Lady Jane’s New England Cookbook, Nessie’s mysteriously discovered heirloom. Kyle also offers hilarious Aussie advice.


When Kyle must return home, he cooks up a recipe of his own. 

ABOUT AUTHOR: ANNE GREENE   - Anne lives in the quaint antiquing town of McKinney, Texas, a few miles north of Dallas. Her husband is a retired Colonel, Army Special Forces. Her little brown and white Shih Tzu, Lily Valentine, shares her writing space, curled at her feet.

Besides her first love, writing, she enjoys family, friends, travel, and way too many other things to mention. Life is good. Jesus said, “I am come that you might have life and that you might have it more abundantly.”

Anne’s an award-winning author of twenty-three books. She loves writing about alpha heroes who aren’t afraid to fall on their knees in prayer, and about gutsy heroines. She hopes her stories transport you to awesome new worlds and touch your heart.


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1.  If you are a person who uses cookbooks (like me Grin) Which ones are your favorite? Why?

2. This book takes about lighthouses. What fascinates you about lighthouses? Have any favorites?

3. Anyone ever want to visit Australia? Anyone been there? If so what did you see? If not, what would you like to see?

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What fascinates me about lighthouses is that they use their light to guide those ships to their destinations, plus, i like how they stand on the hilltops, overlooking the seas. That's how our Jesus is. He's that lighthouse, overlooking life's sea. And, we when tossed about to, and fro. He sends out his guiding light to lead us home!

1. I received a Better Homes and Gardens cookbook at my bridal shower and I still have it. Some pages have grease stains and some recipes have comments and I couldn't have managed without it, especially at the beginning of our marriage. I really like the Gooseberry Patch cookbooks and I have a recipe in one of them and a Christmas memory in another. I also enjoy the local cookbooks that churchs and organizations publish as money making projects. These recipes are usually the ones that are down to earth and appealing to our lifestyle.

2. I have never seen a lighthouse in person but I love their purpose. Providing a beacon to light our way and guide us to safety.


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Congrats, Debra.


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