The Color of Heaven

Book #1 in The Color of Heaven Series
Release date: February 2011

USA Today bestselling author Julianne MacLean begins her Color of Heaven Series with a fast-paced, emotionally gripping tale that will move and inspire you.

“A box of tissues should be included in the purchase price of this book…. I finished THE COLOR OF HEAVEN in a matter of hours, but I’ve no doubt the read and the lessons imparted through Sophie’s story will stay with me… probably forever. THE COLOR OF HEAVEN is an incredibly poignant and unbelievably gripping novel, deserving Romance Junkies’ highest rating.”  – FIVE BLUE RIBBONS – Chris at Romance Junkies

A deeply emotional tale about Sophie Duncan, a successful columnist whose world falls apart after her daughter’s unexpected illness and her husband’s shocking affair. When it seems nothing else could possibly go wrong, her car skids off an icy road and plunges into a frozen lake. There, in the cold dark depths of the water, a profound and extraordinary experience unlocks the surprising secrets from Sophie’s past, and teaches her what it means to truly live…and love.

Full of surprising twists and turns and a near-death experience that will leave you breathless, this story is not to be missed.

THE COLOR OF HEAVEN is a work of fiction and was a USA Today bestseller.

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"Just finished reading The Color of a Promise by Julianne MacLean. The best book I've read this year!"

- Victorious Voice

"A gripping, emotional tale you'll want to read in one sitting."

- New York Times bestselling author, Julia London

"Brilliantly poignant mainstream tale."

- 4½ starred review, Romantic Times

"'The Color of Heaven' is pure reading pleasure. MacLean's well-paced, fluid prose takes readers through the full expression of family and love. Family drama, the pain of loss, the hope of new beginnings, and falling deeply for the new man--it's all in focus in this women's fiction series."

- JustKindleBooks

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