Dual Timeline Book Review: Passages of Hope
About the Book
Publisher's Book Description
Passages of Hope, by Terri J. Haynes, is a stand-alone novel in the Doors to the Past series. From the first page to the last, this moving split-time novel is truly captivating! This well-written book connects characters, places, and events from the past with those of the present to tell a gripping story that is truly touching and unforgettable. With warmth and skill, Ms. Haynes has crafted a story that is compelling and powerful.
in the past or in the present, this novel is rich in setting and
meaning. As it moves between the modern streets of Philadelphia, to the
station houses of the Underground Railroad in Philadelphia in 1855, this
novel welcomes the reader into spaces of great historical significance
where lives are shaped and changed. With clever pacing, the engrossing
plot alternates effortlessly between two points in time while
successfully connecting scenes of uncertainty, loss, fear, longing,
romance, friendship, hope, redemption, and restoration. The
well-researched details, immersive settings, and memorable characters
ensure that reading this novel is a worthwhile experience.