Second Half by Lauraine Snelling
Mona and Ken Sorenson were beginning the second half of their life. Mona was looking forward to spending more time building her business and Ken was retiring from the university he had spent giving his passion to over the first half of his life. All of that changed with a phone call from their son telling them that he was being deployed and they would be taking care of their two young grandchildren.
The story is engaging and although the circumstances vary, often in today’s society the story of many older adults. Ms. Snelling captures the issues that many couples face as they begin to retire and start the second half of their life. Readers, who are of that age, will identify with Mona and Ken. Ms. Snelling shows how faith can help people work through the surprises that we can encounter in life. This story as most of Ms. Snelling’s offerings is a family story. Readers who like to read about how families interact to certain situations and how their interactions effect each other will throughly enjoy this book. Recommend this book to fans of Ms. Snelling and those who enjoy family focused books.
I received The Second Half by Lauraine Snelling compliments of Faith Words, a division of Hachette Book Groups through Edlewiss in exchange for my honest review.