Inspirational historical fiction based on the true story of a young girl’s incredible journey of faith on Florida’s remote, untamed Merritt Islandof 1904. Mysteriously estranged from her parents, Emma-Lee uncovers a dark family secret and through near tragedy, learns that true love is never too lost or too late.
What people are saying about The Distant Shore
“I was thrilled to discover such an enjoyable, clean, even educational story … we need more books like The Distant Shore.” ~Lisa Whelchel, actress, author of numerous books including The Facts of Life and Other Lessons My Father Taught Me, and founder of MomTime Ministries
“The Distant Shore captivated my attention from the very first page … enjoyable for girls of all ages.” ~Haven Cauble, age 14, daughter of Lisa Whelchel
“Adventure, mystery, and romance on Florida’s wild Merritt Island of 1904 will capture your heart – a beautiful story of love in all aspects of the word.” ~Ruth Carmichael Ellinger, award-winning author of The Wild Rose series
“Imaginative writing and vivid word pictures will sweep you into this climactic story of a young girl whose life is turned upside down.” ~Suzanne Woods Fisher, award-winning author of numerous bestselling Amish fiction and nonfiction books
“A story richer with characters is hard to find these days. I thoroughly enjoyed the story; it touched my soul.” ~Coffee Time Romance reviewer, 5 cups (top rating)
“The Distant Shore is as magical as any movie you’d find featured on the Disney Channel.” ~Reader Views, 5 stars (top rating)