Where the River Runs #ad - Meridy dresden was once a free-spirited, fun-loving girl. Since then, she alone has carried the burden of a terrible secret. Now, years later, married to a wonderful man and mother of a teenage son, she is shocked to learn that a childhood friend is being blamed for that long-ago fire. Fearful but determined, her family’s reputation, meridy returns to the South Carolina Lowcountry and summons the courage to make a decision that may destroy her well-ordered life, her contented marriage, and everything she’s worked so hard to protect…including her heart.
When Light BreaksBerkley #ad - Or, is she really retelling an ancient tale of myth and legend? Waiting for the story to unfold in bits and pieces, and trying to discern the underlying truth, Kara begins to wonder, Kara is drawn in—and driven to remember her own first love: childhood neighbor Jack Sullivan. Gradually she realizes that before she embarks on her new life, she must find out how her own story—with Jack—will end.
About all the things that make us worthy as human beings—integrity, honesty, and living the life you are meant to live. A triumph!”—dorothea benton frank“A passionate, regret, unforgettable novel of self-discovery, and the illuminating power of love. Mary alice Monroe. Still, to fulfill the requirements of the Palmetto Pointe Junior Society, she makes time in her busy schedule to visit an elderly woman at a nursing home facility.
When Light Breaks #ad - New york times bestselling author patti Callahan Henry delivers a novel that explores the power of lasting love through the connected stories of two women from opposite sides of the sea. Twenty-seven-year-old kara Larson is bogged down in the stress of planning her elaborate wedding to a professional golfer.
Soon she finds herself mesmerized by the singsong Irish lilt of ninety-six-year-old Maeve Mahoney as Maeve recounts the rambling story of her first love back in Ireland.
Between the TidesBerkley #ad - New york times bestselling author patti callahan Henry portrays a woman burdened by the past—and the choices she must face to break free of it—in this emotional, engaging novel. Nine months after her father's death, Catherine Leary still hasn't fulfilled his last wish: that she scatter his ashes in the Seaboro River in South Carolina.
Between the Tides #ad - The scene of a childhood tragedy that forced her family to move, Seaboro is the last place Catherine wants to see again. But on the evening of her thirtieth birthday, her father’s young colleague—whom she once dated—pays a visit. Hoping to stop forrest anderson from exposing her family's secrets, she travels to her once-beloved Lowcountry town and embarks on a poignant trip into the past.
. A journey that might lead her into a new life of love, forgiveness, and self-discovery.
The Bookshop at Water's EndBerkley #ad - Now, in her early fifties, bonny is desperate to clear her head after a tragic mistake threatens her career as an emergency room doctor, and her marriage crumbles around her. Amid the sand dunes and oak trees draped with Spanish moss, they swam and wished for happy-ever-afters, then escaped to the local bookshop to read and whisper in the glorious cool silence.
During lazy summer days and magical nights, they reunite with bookshop owner Mimi, who is tangled with the past and its mysteries. With her troubled teenage daughter, she goes back to the beloved river house, Piper, in tow, where she is soon joined by Lainey and her two young children. Until the night that changed everything, the night that Lainey’s mother disappeared.
The Bookshop at Water's End #ad - Bonny blankenship’s most treasured memories are of idyllic summers spent in Watersend, with her best friend, South Carolina, Lainey McKay. As the three women cling to a fragile peace, buried secrets and long ago loves return like the tide. Readers guide inside. The women who spent their childhood summers in a small southern town discover it harbors secrets as lush as the marshes that surround it.
The Favorite DaughterBerkley #ad - From the new york times bestselling author of the Bookshop at Water’s End, the meaning of family, heart-wrenching novel about the power of memory, here is a lush, and learning to forgive. Ten years ago, lena donohue experienced a wedding-day betrayal so painful that she fled the small town of Watersend, South Carolina, and reinvented herself in New York City.
. While alzheimer’s slowly steals their father’s memories, the siblings rush to preserve his life in stories and in photographs. Though now a freelance travel writer, the one place she rarely goes is home—until she learns of her dad’s failing health. Returning to watersend means seeing the sister she has avoided for a decade and the brother who runs the family’s Irish pub and has borne the burden of his sisters’ rift.
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Losing the MoonBerkley #ad - She still wonders what took him away from her. Amy’s marriage is satisfying, her teenage children thriving. In this vibrant debut novel from new york Times bestselling author Patti Callahan Henry, a happy wife and mother’s life is upended by the return of her first love. Like most mothers, amy Reynolds has anticipated the moment when her son brings home his first serious girlfriend.
Losing the Moon #ad - And she can’t help being tempted by the life she might have lived. Might still live—even though making that choice would betray all she holds dear. She loves her beautifully restored home and her work teaching at the local college. She has long since buried her memories of Nick. Great product! Nick lowry was the college boyfriend who captivated her heart and soul and then, without a word of explanation or warning, disappeared.
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The perfect juxtaposition of the old and the new, Eve and Cooper are the beautiful people. And cooper thinks Eve works too much. Eve's sister, willa, is staying with the family until she gets "back on her feet. Their daughter, Gwen, is all adolescent rebellion. They count on each other. But when cooper and willa are involved in a car accident, the questions surrounding the event bring the family close to breaking point.
THE STORIES WE TELL #ad - Still, the Morrison marriage is strong. She owns and operates a letterpress studio specializing in the handmade; he runs a digital magazine featuring all things southern gentlemen. Sifting between the stories―what Cooper says, what Willa remembers, what the evidence indicates―Eve has to find out what really happened.
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Coming Up for AirGriffin #ad - Ellie calvin is caught in a dying marriage, and she knows this. Ellie sees her ex-boyfriend, at the funeral, hutch, and learns that he is in charge of a documentary that involved Lillian before her death – and he wants answers to questions that Ellie's not sure she can face. As ellie and hutch start digging into Lillian's history, and speaking for the first time in years, Ellie's closed heart slowly begins to open.
But in piecing together a decades-old unrequited-love story, they just might uncover the secrets in their own hearts… Patti Callahan Henry's Coming Up For Air is "a beautiful exploration of the deepest mysteries of the human heart. Susan wiggs, new York Times bestselling author Great product! Used book in Good Condition.
Coming Up for Air #ad - Using both a hidden diary that ellie found in her mother's things, and a trip to the Summer House, a mysterious and seductive bayside home, they gamble that they can work together and not fall in love again. With her beloved daughter away at college and a growing gap between her and her husband, she doesn't quite seem to fit into her own life.
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Driftwood SummerBerkley #ad - But summer also marks the return of Mack Logan, whose choice of Maisy over Riley years ago destroyed the special closeness between the sisters. Maisy, a california designer, still blames Riley for ruining her one true love. All three will be forced to confront the conflicts that tore them apart and the bounds of love and loyalty that still draw them together.
Driftwood Summer #ad - . And adalee resents the family's intrusion into her summer plans. New york times bestselling author Patti Callahan Henry continues to spellbind readers in this rich and engaging novel of three sisters. Their loves, their rivalries, and the events of one summer that change their lives. In the small seaside town of palmetto beach, vivacious Maisy-Rose, the Sheffield sisters—responsible Riley, and fun-loving Adelee—reunite to save the family's beach-community bookstore.
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When hunter and ella meet in Watersend, South Carolina, it feels like the perfect match, something close to fate. As they try to untangle their lies and reclaim their lives, they feel something stronger is keeping them together. It's the stuff of epic films. Besides--what's a little white lie between strangers? But one lie leads to another, and soon Hunter and Ella find themselves caught in a web of deceit.
The Idea of Love: A Novel #ad - Used book in Good Condition. She's young, beautiful, and deeply in love--until her husband dies in a tragic sailing accident. In ella, hunter finds the perfect love story, full of longing and sacrifice. Ella's life has been completely upended. From new york times bestselling author, the idea of Love asks, Patti Callahan Henry, "Can two people come together for all the wrong reasons and still make it right?" Great product!.
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The Art of Keeping SecretsBerkley #ad - He was with another woman. Sofie milstead knows the woman who was on that plane. Suddenly annabelle is forced to question everything she once held true. New york times bestselling author patti callahan henry transports readers to the Lowcountry of South Carolina, where a tragedy unites two women—and forces them to face the dark secrets of their past… Since a solo plane crash killed her husband two years ago, Annabelle Murphy has found solace in raising her two children.
Just when she thinks the grief is behind her, she receives the news that the wreckage of the plane has been discovered—and that her husband did not die alone. But when annabelle shows up on sofie’s doorstep full of painful questions, both women must confront their intertwining pasts—and find the courage they need to face the truth.
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