A native Oregonian, Alice Lynn spent her formative years in the Willamette Valley. She has pursued interests that range from horseback riding and amateur theatricals, to sculpting, gardening, and sewing. Her mother, who was a great reader, instilled in her a love of books. Writing seemed to flow naturally after that and has always been a part of her life. She is the author of Wrenn, Egypt House (2008) and Volunteer for Glory (2011). She graduated with a degree in psychology from Marylhurst University in 1999. Currently she resides in Oregon City with her husband and three cats.
Volunteer for Glory can be found here: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/47876
When Katie's little brother is snatched in 1946 it tears her family apart. It's only through her friendship with the irrepressible Marilyn and Marilyn's handsome brother Tom that she navigates a lonely childhood. In college, studying psychology helps Katie understand her mother's mental illness and her own fears. And it leads to a client who may know something about her brother's disappearance.
When Stuart, Rachel’s husband, joins the volunteer cavalry, she will have to find the grit and determination to survive on the small Illinois farm. What she doesn’t expect is to fall in love with Jared Westbrook, a handsome neighbor. United in war, the two men are divided by love for the same woman. Who will Rachel choose? Or will the war itself make the decision for her?
Running Wide Open
on Sep. 04, 2011
I loved this book. The plight of the young hero, Cody Everett, grabbed me from the beginning. A well written growing up story set in the world of stock car racing,the plot keeps you on the edge of your seat even while clever, wisecracking Cody can make you laugh out loud.