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Grief Undone

Grief Undone: A Journey with God and CancerGrief Undone: A Journey with God and Cancer by Elizabeth W. D. Groves
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

This book is absolutely wonderful! Libby Groves shares her heart as she shares her grief and, most incredibly, the Lord's sustaining grace throughout it all.
Pick it up and read it.

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