Come Rain or Come Shine (A Mitford Novel) : "Over the course of ten Mitford novels, fans have kept a special place in their hearts for Dooley Kavanagh, first seen inaAt Home in Mitfordaas a barefoot, freckle-faced boy in filthy overalls. a Now, Father Tim Kavanagh's adopted son has graduated from vet school and opened his own animal clinic. Since money will be tight for a while, maybe he and Lace Harper, his once and future soul mate, should keep their wedding simple. a So the plan is to eliminate the cost of catering and do potluck. Ought to be fun. a An old friend offers to bring his well-known country band. Gratis. a And once mucked out, the barn works as a perfect venue for seating family and friends. Piece of cake, right? a InaCome Rain or Come Shine, Jan Karon delivers the wedding that millions of Mitford fans have waited for. It's a June day in the mountains, with more than a few creatures great and small, and you're invited:because you're family. a By the way, it's a pretty casual affair, so come as you are and remember to bring a tissue or two. After all, what's a good wedding without a good cry? 'There is nothing like a simple country wedding to bring out the best in people . . . Loyal readers who have eagerly awaited the events Karon so charmingly offers in the latest addition to her beloved Mitford series will not be disappointed.'aBooklista 'Another delightful novel . . . Readers will laugh and cry as they share the couple's big day and the unexpected events that make it especially memorable. Familiar characters, lots of love, some humor, and a few surprises make this essential for all Mitford fans.'aLibrary Journala 'The latest entry in Karon's Mitford series continues with all the beloved characters, down-home charm, and deep faith in God thataare the hallmarks so beloved of fans.'aKirkus Reviews"