. But everything will change yet again with one glimpse of a white striped gelding startlingly similar to the one Annemarie lost in another lifetime. And an obsession is born that could shatter her fragile world. As a world-class equestrian and Olympic contender, Annemarie Zimmer lived for the thrill of flight atop a strong, graceful animal.
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Maryanne stahl, author of forgive the moonanxiety rules annemarie Zimmer’s days—the fear that her relationship with the man she loves is growing stagnant; the fear that equestrian daughter Eva’s dreams of Olympic glory will carry her far away from her mother. There is a time to move on, a time to let go.
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When the sudden death of a young heroin addict in marnie’s care forces Marnie to come face-to-face with mortality and her professional inadequacies, she also realizes she must strike a new balance between her identity as a doctor and her role as a supportive daughter. As she progresses through a daunting treatment regimen including a biopsy, lumpectomy, and radiation, she distracts herself by planning Marnie’s wedding.
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The Sisters Hemingway: A Novel Cold RiverWilliam Morrow Paperbacks #ad - Hadley is the poised, polished wife of a senator. Pfeiffer is a successful New York book editor. Martha has skyrocketed to Nashville stardom. They each have a secret—a marriage on the rocks, a job lost, a stint in rehab…and they haven’t been together in years. Together, they must stay in their childhood home, faced with a puzzle that may affect all their futures.
Raised by a mother obsessed with ernest Hemingway, Martha, Pfeiffer, they were named after the author’s four wives—Hadley, and Mary. With the help of neighbors, love interests old and new—and one endearing and determined Basset Hound—the Sisters Hemingway learn that the happiness that has appeared so elusive may be right here at home, friends, waiting to be claimed.
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Now they’re back in town, reunited to repair their fractured relationships. As they learn the truth of what happened to their mother—and their youngest sister, Mary—they rekindle the bonds they had as children, bonds that have long seemed broken.
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. Nestled in sussex, the Summerhayes mansion seems the perfect country idyll. May, 1914. But with a long-running feud in the Summers family and tensions in Europe deepening, Summerhayes’ peaceful days are numbered. For elizabeth summer, the lazy quiet of her home has become stifling. A chance meeting with Aiden Kellaway, an architect’s assistant, offers the secret promise of escape.
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. Perhaps at lost lake her little girl can cling to her own childhood for just a little longer. All that's left is a once-charming collection of lakeside cabins succumbing to the Southern Georgia heat and damp, and an assortment of faithful misfits drawn back to Lost Lake year after year by their own unspoken dreams and desires.
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Quietly walking across a crowded courtroom to sit behind TJ, and not beside her parents, she announces herself as the adult she believes herself to be. But her mother, Dinah, wants justice. Kristina riggle, the acclaimed author of real life & liars, returns with a thought-provoking novel inspired by real-life eventsSeventeen-year-old Morgan Monetti shocks her parents and her community with one simple act: She chooses to stand by the man everyone else believes has exploited her—popular high school teacher TJ Hill.
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Addie andrews is living a life interrupted. Tragedy sent her fleeing from chicago to the shelter of an unexpected inheritance—her beloved aunt’s somewhat dilapidated home in Eunice, Arkansas, population very tiny. There she reconnects with some of her most cherished childhood memories. If only they didn’t make her feel so much!People say nothing happens in small towns, but Addie quickly learns better.
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Then tragedy turns Elizabeth’s world upside down. But after the girls leave home, Jack and Elizabeth quietly drift apart. In a daring move that shocks her husband, friends, and daughters, she lets go of the woman she has become—and reaches out for the woman she wants to be. In the aftermath, she questions everything about her life—her choices, her marriage, even her long-forgotten dreams.
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Her siblings have their own complicated lives and her aging parents are hoping to pass on their thriving seafood restaurant to the next generation. Thus begins the oysterville Sewing Circle—where women can join forces to support each other through the troubles they keep hidden. Yet just as caroline regains her creativity and fighting spirit, and the children begin to heal from their loss, an unexpected challenge tests her courage and her heart.
With her signature style and skill, romance and the healing power of friendship, Susan Wiggs delivers an intricate patchwork of old wounds and new beginnings, wrapped in a lovely little community that’s hiding a few secrets of its own. Lisa wingate, new york times bestselling author of before we were YoursThe #1 New York Times bestselling author brings us her most ambitious and provocative work yet—a searing and timely novel that explores the most volatile issue of our time—domestic violence.
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When a terrible lie has been told out of love, the secrets that haunt us, Belva Plain paints a moving portrait of the choices that shape the course of our lives, can it be forgiven?With courage and compassion, and the love that helps us heal and move on. It is a work of riveting storytelling and rare emotional power by one of the most gifted novelists of our time.
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Her many dazzling new york Times bestsellers probe the shifting bonds of marriage and family with insight, compassion, and uncommon grace. And her new novel is no exception. Beloved storyteller Belva Plain understands the rich tapestry of the human heart like no other.