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In the midst of lions
Mitchell, Sara, 1949-
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Publication Information:
Minneapolis, Minn. : Bethany House, [1996]

Physical Description:
320 pages ; 22 cm.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 6.4 15.0 41052.
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X Adult Fiction Central Library

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Skillfully portraying the tumultuous 1890s in America's history, Mitchell continues her intriguing series. Blending suspense with a compelling love story, In the Midst of Lions reaches into the Deep South, where honor and conviction attempt to right a wrong committed so long ago. Against the backdrop of deceptive charm and Southern tradition emerges a tale of terror and intrigue.

Author Notes

Sara Mitchell, popular and highly-acclaimed CBA author, has established a loyal following in the inspirational fiction market. With understanding and sensitivity she depicts the struggle between the challenges of everyday life and the values to which God would have us aspire. Her works have touched the lives of readers all over the world.

Mitchell is also recognized for the authenticity of her settings and exhaustive research. In her contemporary works, she is able to draw on her own extensive travel experiences, having lived in diverse locations from Georgia to California to Great Britain, which provide the benefit of first hand observations. Her background in history and English allows further accuracy with historical research.

Reviews by both critics and readers attest to her wonderful ability to portray real-life characters with whom the reader can identify. The sensitivity and depth with which she depicts feelings reaches into the hearts of young and old, male as well as female;a noteworthy accomplishment, rare in a market dominated by women readers.

A life-long music lover, Mitchell has also written several dramas, musical dramas and skits; she has long been active in the music ministries of the churches wherever she and her husband, a retired career Air Force officer, have lived. The parents of two daughters, Sara and her husband now live in Virginia.