The old trunk sat unclaimed on the depot platform for more than two decades. John Forrester ‘s decision to use it as an escape vehicle would result in it becoming either an untimely coffin or a way to freedom for his only nephew, Timothy.
“Timothy’s Home”, Book V of The Nan’s Heritage Series, brings the story of the trunk and the people connected to it full circle. New characters blend with beloved ones from the other books in the series giving a window into life of the 1800s in Colorado.
In Elaine Littau’s latest offering, “Timothy’s Home”, she endeavors to keep the story unpredictable as well as developing compelling characters and plot lines. Will Timothy find a place to call ‘home’?
Praise for “Timothy’s Home”:
Author, Elaine Littau proves herself to be a seasoned and skilled storyteller in “Timothy’s Home”, the final installment of the Nan’s Heritage series. Touching, often heart-wrenching, this inspiring novel will make you love her characters and leave a smile on your face long after the last page is read. – Cindy Kelley, screenwriter and co-author of The Silent Gift.
About the Author
Elaine Littau is the best selling author of five published books and many magazine and newspaper articles. She is a mentor/coach for other authors and enjoys teaching book marketing techniques as well as public speaking for groups. Many enjoy listening to her humorous take on life. Even the most simple activity takes on a life of it’s own when Elaine is involved in the telling of it. Some of her favorite events have been speaking to young people about pursuing their dreams. She has been a church secretary, led women’s groups, taught pre-school and Sunday school, and was a mentor for the M.O.P. S. (Mothers of Preschoolers) group in her community. Her writings have also received recognition: “Nan’s Journey”- Named Best Christian Historical Fiction 2008 by Christian Story Tellers and “Luke’s Legacy”- Honorable Mention Christian Historical Fiction 2010 by Christian Story Tellers. Elaine and Terry, her husband since March 1, 1975, reside on a small acreage near Perryton, Texas where they enjoy spending time with family and friends. They raised three sons and now enjoy three daughters-in-law and four grandchildren with another due at the beginning of 2012. Books in the Nan’s Heritage Series: Nan’s Journey Elk’s Resolve Luke’s Legacy The Eyes of a Stranger Timothy’s Home