For Such A Time As This: A Women Of Hope Novel by Ginny AikenFor Such A Time As This: A Women Of Hope Novel by Ginny Aiken

For Such A Time As This: A Women Of Hope Novel

byGinny Aiken

Paperback | August 14, 2012

Pricing and Purchase Info

$15.46 online 
$15.50 list price
Earn 77 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


Drought has forced farmers around the small town of Bountiful in the Hope region of Oregon to mortgage their property. Then word comes of plans for a spur line to run through the area and join the railroad in nearby Milton. Folks with money see an opportunity to fill their coffers by buying farmland cheap then selling to the railroad for a profit. The Bank of Bountiful, owned by Eli Whitman, appears to be doing that, as well.
Widowed two years earlier, Eli, with a son and daughter to raise, sought a hard-working, educated Christian woman to care for them and his home. Olivia Moore filled the bill, and as soon as Eli recognized her as an excellent investment, he offered her first employment then a marriage of convenience.
While Olivia is an excellent choice, her large family gives Eli pause. He knows about the problems posed by in-laws, so he will do whatever it takes to avoid a repeat of his earlier experiences.
When Papa tells Olivia the Moore family must move according to Eli's terms for the new railroad line, she fears for their safety, since they'll be homeless during winter. Where will they go? How will they survive?
It is up to Olivia to convince her husband to renege on his demands, though she swore before their marriage she would stay out of his business.
Ginny Aiken, a former newspaper reporter, lives in Pennsylvania with her engineer husband. Born in Havana, Cuba, raised in Valencia and Caracas, Venezuela, she discovered books early and wrote her first novel at age fifteen while she trained with the Venezuelan Classical Ballet Company. She burned that tome when she turned a "mature" s...
Title:For Such A Time As This: A Women Of Hope NovelFormat:PaperbackDimensions:384 pages, 8 × 5.25 × 1 inPublished:August 14, 2012Publisher:FaithWordsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0892968486

ISBN - 13:9780892968480

Look for similar items by category:


Editorial Reviews

"Travel to the town of Bountiful with Christian author Ginny Aiken, where romance, intrigue and even a few childish pranks converge. FOR SUCH A TIME AS THIS offers readers all of the elements they love in one beautifully-written Esther-themed tale. Highly recommended!"-Janice Hanna Thompson, author of Love Finds You in Daisy, Oklahoma