Where lilacs still bloom : a novel / Jane Kirkpatrick.
- ISBN: 9781400074303 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 1400074304 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 9780307729422 (ebk.)
- ISBN: 0307729427 (ebk.)
- Description: 371 p. : ill., map ; 21 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: Colorado Springs, Colorado : WaterBrook Press, 2012.
- 2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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|Summary:|| "One woman, an impossible dream, and the faith it took to see it
"In the early 1900s, housewife Hulda Klager reads a book that changes her life forever, leading her to develop over 200 new varieties of lilacs that she gives away or sells to individuals as a way of sharing beauty. Her commitment to creation--struggling against flooding rivers and the vagaries of hybrid plants--while living through family losses and challenges is a story of perseverance and generosity that culminates when, in a time of great need, the people who Hulda gifted with beauty return to her life to help her start over"-- Provided by publisher.
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Kirkpatrick, Jane, 1946-, "Where lilacs still bloom : a novel," Colorado Springs, Colorado : WaterBrook Press, 2012.