When Hope Springs New | Book Discussion
The Janette Oke Book Club

When Hope Springs New | Book Discussion

Host ( James Lott Jr, Maria Provenzano, Marisa Serafini) breakdown and discuss When Hope Springs New (Canadian West, Book 4).

Janette Oke is a Canadian author and pioneer of inspirational fiction. Her books are often set in a pioneer era and centered on female protagonists. She is a committed Evangelical Christian.

She graduated from Mountain View Bible College in Didsbury, Alberta. Janette met her husband Edward Oke (pronounced “oak”) in college. They were married in 1957 and have pastored churches in Indiana, and Calgary and Edmonton, Canada. He later became the president of the college. Janette and Edward had four children, including a set […]

When Breaks the Dawn with Special Guest Janette Oke | Book Discussion
The Janette Oke Book Club

When Breaks the Dawn with Special Guest Janette Oke | Book Discussion

Janette Oke joins us for our discussion of When Breaks the Dawn (Canadian West, Book 3). Hosts: James Lott Jr, Maria Provenzano, and Marisa Serafini.

Janette Oke is a Canadian author and pioneer of inspirational fiction. Her books are often set in a pioneer era and centered on female protagonists. She is a committed Evangelical Christian.

She graduated from Mountain View Bible College in Didsbury, Alberta. Janette met her husband Edward […]

When Comes the Spring by Janette Oke | Book Discussion
The Janette Oke Book Club

When Comes the Spring by Janette Oke | Book Discussion

Janette Oke is a Canadian author and pioneer of inspirational fiction. Her books are often set in a pioneer era and centered on female protagonists. She is a committed Evangelical Christian.

She graduated from Mountain View Bible College in Didsbury, Alberta. Janette met her husband Edward Oke (pronounced “oak”) in college. They were married in 1957 and have pastored churches in Indiana, and Calgary and Edmonton, Canada. He later became the president of the college. Janette and Edward had four children, including a set of twins. Her daughter, Laurel Oke Logan, has co-written books with her.

She received the 1992 President’s Award from the […]

When Calls the Heart by Janette Oke | Book Discussion
The Janette Oke Book Club

When Calls the Heart by Janette Oke | Book Discussion

Elizabeth Thatcher is young, pretty, cultured, and educated. But when she journeys west to teach school in the foothills of the Canadian Rockies, she’s completely unprepared for the conditions she encounters. Still, she’s determined to succeed at the formidable task of fitting in with the locals and shaping the hearts and minds of the schoolchildren in her care.

Janette Oke is a Canadian author and pioneer of inspirational fiction. Her books are often set in a pioneer era and centered on female protagonists. She is a committed Evangelical Christian.

She graduated from Mountain View Bible College in Didsbury, Alberta. Janette met her husband Edward […]