The Secret Of the Rose series by Michael Phillips

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The Secret Of the Rose series by Michael Phillips

Post by Beth Davids » 09 Apr 2015, 10:52

How many of you have read this series, and what was your enjoyment level of it? Some of the thrilling escapes seem a bit far fetched, but besides that, I really enjoyed these books.

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Post by CoffeyReader » 13 Apr 2015, 15:39

I read this series many years ago. I was a a young adult when this series first came out. As with all the books Michael Phillips has written, all the things to make a wonderful story are there. What I feel whenever I think of his writing is tenderness. His work did a lot in guiding me in my spiritual beliefs.

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Post by Ealasaid » 16 Apr 2015, 12:30

I have not read this series yet. The author's name caught my eye, because I have read his Shenandoah Sisters series, which is worth the read. Thank you for the recommendation.
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Post by CloudedRune » 16 Apr 2015, 12:37

I've not heard of the series before but I've just looking it up and I'm quite curious about it! I will definitely be looking into it at some point soon.

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Post by JoeFL124 » 20 May 2018, 08:15

I am very interested in the title and have heard of the author.

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