New Xulon Book: Autobiography of Woman's Victory in the Lord Rankin shows God's mercy despite contrasting adversity of Great Depression

MAITLAND, Fla., Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In her new book, A Gust of Wind ($9.99, paperback, 9781625096692; $4.99, e-book, 9781625096708) Patsy Frost Rankin fuses fact and fiction to share the details of her unique life, just as she experienced it. Readers will remain engrossed while learning of the author's childhood during the Depression and adulthood living with infidelity and abuse. Rankin paints a vibrant picture of each scene by sharing strong physical descriptions; her words capture real emotions and thoughts vividly throughout the entire account.


"God is in even the most painful, upsetting and unlikely moments," states the author. "He doesn't abandon us to face our fears alone. While [my] life took many twists and turns, God was always there supporting [me]."

Patsy Frost Rankin has traveled many roads in her life. Twists and turns shaped her character as she learned from each one. Perhaps all of her experiences gave her strength beyond the norm. She was born during the Depression and she experienced situations of a humbling nature. She has persevered and tread on in hardships. Teaching was Patsy's career. She enjoyed motivating children in elementary school and her goal was to spread positive thinking to all she came to know.

Xulon Press, a division of Salem Communications, is the world's largest Christian self-publisher, with more than 8,000 titles published to date. Retailers may order A Gust of Wind through Ingram Book Company and/or Spring Arbor Book Distributors. The book is available online through,, and

Media Contact: Patsy Frost Rankin, Xulon Press, 866-381-2665,

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