Book Highlight: "The Shack"

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Book Highlight: "The Shack"

The Shack book coverA parent's worst nightmare comes true when Mackenzie Allen Phillips takes his children camping and his youngest child is kidnapped and murdered. He grieves for years, causing his relationships with his wife, his children and God to suffer. Mackenzie receives a mysterious letter one day, inviting him back the center of his doubt and pain. Who led him there?

Readers who enjoy Christian and spiritual fiction will find The Shack by William P. Young a thought-provoking look on how to deal with life in the face of immense grief.

The Washington Highlands High Noon Book Club met on Monday December 6, to discuss The Shack. We had a lively discussion that extended 20 minutes past our allotted time. Everyone agreed that the book was a great read.

Come out and join us for the next book discussion on January 10, 2010, at 12 noon to discuss Wench by Dolen Perkins-Valdez.