Undone: A story of making peace with an unexpected life by Michele Cushatt

A special thanks to Netgalley and Zondervan for an e-book copy in exchange for my honest review.

My review: I absolutely loved this book! This is a beautiful memoir about how to make peace when life just does not go the way we think it should. And about learning to trust God in the midst of it all. I would highly recommend it to any one but especially if you are living the unexpected life. 5 stars!

Book description  (from Amazon):

Undoneย is author Michele Cushattโ€™s quest to make peace with a complicated life. It is an honest confession of a diagnosis of cancer and the joys and disappointments of motherhood and marriage, ripe with regret over what is and, yet, still hopeful for what could be.

With enough humor to ease the rawness of the story,ย Undoneย takes the reader on a roller coaster two-year journey through the unexpectedness of life. A look back makes Michele long for a do-over, the chance to make fewer mistakes and leave less of a mess to clean up. A look forward makes Michele wonder if all her attempts to control life have robbed her of the vibrancy of it. And, in the middle of this internal chaos, she finds her once-pristine house filled with the sights and sounds of three small, uncontainable children who just want to be loved.

In the end,ย Undoneย turns complication into a beautiful canvas, angst into joy, and the unknown into an adventure, revealing that sometimes lifeโ€™s most colorful and courageous stories are written right in the middle of the mess.


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