Cara Putman has written many books. Here is a sampling. To find out more about her books visit her website
"Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends." -- John 15:13
In the aftermath of Pearl Harbor, Audrey Stone wants to help in the war effort. But what's a young schoolteacher from Nebraska to do? When her community starts a canteen at the train station, Audrey finds her place. She spends nearly every spare moment there, offering food and kindness to the soldiers passing through. Despite her busyness, Audrey does allow some time to get to know a handsome rancher.
Willard Johnson worries about his brother who joined the navy to get off the ranch and see the world. When Willard's worst fear is confirmed, he feels he must avenge by enlisting himself. But will his budding relationship with Audrey weather the storms of war? Or will one of the many soldiers at the canteen steal her away from him?
Can two such determined people find their place in the war and with each other?
Dreams are altered on the Nebraska home front...
World War II changes the dreams and aspirations of three young women who seek to enter the war effort.
Audrey Stone is a schoolteacher who joins a train station canteen to lend her support to deployed soldiers. Local rancher Willard Johnson is ready to go to war to avenge his brother. Can Audrey and Willard fight the demons of war together?
Lainie Gardner's health won't allow her to serve as a nurse in the war. Tom Hamilton was turned down as a trainer of war horses. At Fort Robinson, can these two come together to build new dreams that will make a difference in their world?
Anna Goodman struggles to care for her father and the family farm alone. Specialist Sid Chance is stuck on the plains overseeing German prisoners of war. Can Anna and Sid learn to trust and depend on each other?
Can these couples find their place in the war effort and realize the gift of love on the home front?
hree Ohio women seek God's promises for peace on the 1940's home front. Josie is a new bride struggling with dreams unfulfilled. Evelyn serves with the WAVES, but feels unappreciated. Kat becomes a professional softball player amidst criticism. Can each of them find love in such times of trial?
This volume contains A Promise Kept, A Promise Born and A Promise Forged.
When Audra Schaeffer's sister disappears in Hollywood, Audra flies there to find her, but has to identify her body instead. Determined to find the
killer and bring him to justice, Audra takes a job with the second Hollywood
Victory Caravan. Together with Robert Garfield and other stars, she
crisscrosses the southern United States as the stars sell war bonds. When
Robert's ex-wife and another woman are found dead on the train, Audra knows
the deaths are tied to her sister's. Is the killer is the man she's falling
in love with? And can she identify the killer before he targets her?
Can the truth set Alanna Stone free?
Attorney Alanna Stone has never forgotten Jonathon Covington--or the pain of his betrayal. In fact, he's why she's avoided returning to Mackinac Island. But an exhausting, high profile case and an urgent plea from her parents bring her home. She immediately finds herself thrust into controversy as an unsolved murder once again turns public opinion against her family. Jonathon has been waiting for her return, but the woman he sees now has little in common with the one who left. Will they be able to lay aside the past and let God heal their hearts, or will reconciliation come too late?
My family loves escaping to Mackinac Island, so it was a treat to get to write a romance set on the island. Especially when that romance includes mystery and a taste of suspense!