By Rosalind Noonan
The instant Abby Fitzgerald sees squaddies procedure her entrance door, she understands her husband is useless. John Stanton, who gave up his profession as a celebrity NFL operating again to serve after 9-11, has been killed in Iraq. by surprise Abby's kitchen is overflowing with casseroles introduced by means of the military better halves' membership to which she hasn't ever rather belonged. And her in-laws organize a lavish funeral at Arlington nationwide Cemetery, despite Abby's misgivings. John had grown to hate the warfare even supposing he enjoyed his nation, and Abby cannot reconcile the advanced guy she knew with the model being portrayed by means of self-serving politicians, army, and the media.Shell-shocked, Abby strives to deal with her personal heartache whereas comforting John's household, together with his mom Sharice, his staunchly anti-war sister Madison, and his sour more youthful brother Noah. yet amidst her loss is a growing to be conviction that the reality approximately John's demise is much from over. Gripping, considerate, and emotionally robust, "One September Morning" is a narrative of loyalty and betrayal, of a shattered family's trip towards therapeutic, and of the braveness it takes to confront the reality not only approximately our enemies, yet approximately these we adore top.
By Robyn Carr
3 friends--Nikki Burgess, who simply regained custody of her little ones; Dixie McPherson, who's looking for real love; and Carlisle Bartlett, who harbors a dismal secret--get a moment probability at existence and love once they sign up for a brand new airline in Las Vegas, taking of venture on their desires. unique.
By Norma Fox Mazer
He should be any guy, any good, usual guy. yet he isn't. This guy watches the 5 Herbert girls—Beauty, Mim, Stevie, Fancy, and Autumn—with nerve-racking fascination. blind to his scrutiny and his more and more agitated and forbidden options approximately them, the sisters cross on with their traditional daily lives—planning, arguing, guffawing, and crying—as if not anything undesirable may possibly ever breach the security in their relations. In alternating issues of view, Norma Fox Mazer manages to interweave the lives of predator and prey during this unforgettable mental mystery.
By Sue Monk Kidd
Ein bewegendes Plädoyer für die Kunst des Reisens
Sue Monk Kidd hat mit ihren Romanen „Die Bienenhüterin“ und „Die Meerfrau“ Millionen Leser weltweit begeistert. Mit „Granatapfeljahre“ legt sie ihr bislang persönlichstes Buch vor. Gemeinsam mit ihrer Tochter Ann erzählt sie von ihren inspirierenden Reisen durch Griechenland. Sue steckte in einer Krise: Sie hatte Probleme mit dem Älterwerden, fühlte sich ausgelaugt. Und auch Ann, gerade frisch von ihrem Freund getrennt, den College-Abschluss in der Tasche, wollte ihr Leben neu ausrichten. Gemeinsam brachen die beiden Frauen auf in das Land der Granatäpfel – einer Frucht, die seit jeher für Leben und Fruchtbarkeit steht. Dieses Buch ist mehr als ein Reisebericht: Es ist eine Suche nach dem Glück, ein Plädoyer für die Weiblichkeit, das Zeugnis einer tiefen Mutter-Tochter-Verbindung. Es gibt uns ein Rezept an die Hand, wie wir den Weg zu uns selbst am besten beschreiten. Es handelt vom Glück, unterwegs zu sein.
By Barbara Delinsky
Ny instances bestselling writer Barbara Delinsky touches the center and spirit with this fascinating tale, first released in 1982, of a tender woman's look for ardour and renewal.No one can have imagined naïve and pampered Rory Matthews within the wasteland of the Yukon Territory -- least of all Rory herself. yet arriving suddenly to affix her brother on a systematic day trip was once Rory's means of placing her spoiled, rich-girl methods in the back of her.Though she got here ready for the tough problem of the land, she wasn't prepared for the uncooked energy of nature she found within the fingers of Eric Clarkson. As majestic and rugged because the land round her, Eric used to be a guy who puzzled her up to he intrigued her ... a guy who infuriated her while he provided a passionate, satisfying new commencing to her existence.
By John T. Cullen
Possibility, motion, and fervour collide during this mainstream mystery concerning the U.S. in its worst political-military difficulty because the Civil warfare. Premise: A moment Constitutional conference. Article V is a ticking time bomb within the U.S. structure, and now could be the day of reckoning. because the nation's destiny hangs within the stability, younger military officials David Gordon and Victoria "Tory" Breen needs to outwit the sinister Generals of October and in addition unravel a poor mystery from her prior.
By India Knight
If Bridget Jones had ex-husbands, 3 young ones, and invited her whole over for Christmas... it is December 23, and Clara Dunphy is working round Oxford highway like a chook with its head bring to a halt attempting to decide up "a few final- minute bits and bobs." regardless of the rush, the twice-divorced mom of 3 loves Christmas and constantly desires to make it excellent. A problem even within the better of instances, yet quite whilst "family" skill a longer community of in-laws, out-laws, ex-stepfathers, and hangers-on, totaling 16. Is the insanity of Christmas well worth it? Clara is a witty, blackly humorous everywoman who will win over somebody who has ever longed to close out the vacations with "a significant martini . . . and a few olives."