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1 New York Times bestseller Milk and Honey is a collection of poetry and prose about survival About the experience of violence abuse love loss and femininity The book is divided into four chapters and each chapter serves a different purpose Deals with a different pain Heals a different heartache Milk and Honey takes readers through a journey of the most bitter moments in life and finds sweetness in them because there is sweetness everywhere if you are just willing to look
A novel of suspense family ties and twisted passions from the 1 New York Times bestselling author of The Obsession The Bodine ranch and resort in western Montana is a family business an idyllic spot for vacationers A little over thirty thousand acres and home to four generations it s kept running by Bodine Longbow with the help of a large staff including new hire Callen Skinner There was another member of the family once Bodine s aunt Alice who ran off before Bodine was born She never returned and the Longbows don t talk about her much The younger ones who never met her quietly presume she s dead But she isn t She is not far away part of a new family one she never chose and her mind has been shattered When a bartender leaves the resort late one night and Bo and Cal discover her battered body in the snow it s the first sign that danger lurks in the mountains that surround them The police suspect Cal but Bo finds herself trusting him and turning to him as another woman is murdered and the Longbows are stunned by Alice s sudden reappearance The twisted story she has to tell about the past and the threat that follows in her wake will test the bonds of this strong family and thrust Bodine into a darkness she could never have imagined
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The wise moving new novel from Danielle Steel whose many bestselling tales have made her one of America s favorite authorsTaking chances is part of life but when you bet your future against the odds it s a high-risk game Kate Madison s stylish resale shop has been a big SoHo success supporting her and her four kids since her husband s untimely death Now they are grown and ready to forge lives of their own And they all choose to play against the odds to their mother s dismay Isabelle a dedicated attorney is in line to make partner at her Wall Street firm when she falls for a client she represents in a criminal case She tells herself she can make a life with him but can she Julie a young designer meets a man who seems too good to be true and falls under his spell She marries him quickly gives up her job and moves to Los Angeles to be at his side but is all what it seems Justin is a struggling writer who pushes for children with his partner before they re financially or emotionally ready Will the strain on the relationship take too high a toll And Willie the youngest a tech expert makes a choice that shocks them all with a woman twelve years older Kate loving supportive and outspoken can t keep her children... from playing against the odds Can the odds be beaten Not often as her children have to learn for themselves For Kate the hardest lesson will be that she can t protect the children she loves from the choices they make but can only love them as they make them more
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLERFrom the New York Times best-selling author of The Weight of Water and The Pilot s Wife an Oprah s Book Club selection an exquisitely suspenseful new novel about an extraordinary young woman tested by a catastrophic event and its devastating aftermath--based on the true story of the largest fire in Maine s history In October 1947 after a summer long drought fires break out all along the Maine coast from Bar Harbor to Kittery and are soon racing out of control from town to village Five months pregnant Grace Holland is left alone to protect her two toddlers when her husband Gene joins the volunteer firefighters Along with her best friend Rosie and Rosie s two young children Grace watches helplessly as their houses burn to the ground the flames finally forcing them all into the ocean as a last resort The women spend the night frantically protecting their children and in the morning find their lives forever changed homeless penniless awaiting news of their husbands fate and left to face an uncertain future in a town that no longer exists In the midst of this devastating loss Grace discovers glorious new freedoms--joys and triumphs she could never have expected her narrow life with Gene could... contain--and her spirit soars And then the unthinkable happens--and Grace s bravery is tested as never before more
New York Times Bestseller A broken man A twist of fate A second chance From the 1 bestselling author of The Mistletoe Promise and The Walk comes the first novel in a riveting new trilogy that explores the tantalizing question What if you could start over Chicago celebrity Charles James can t shake the nightmare that wakes him each night He sees himself walking down a long broken highway the sides of which are lit in flames Where is he going Why is he walking What is the wailing he hears around him By day he wonders why he s so haunted and unhappy when he has all he ever wanted-fame fans and fortune and the lavish lifestyle it affords him Coming from a childhood of poverty and pain this is what he s dreamed of But now at the pinnacle of his career he s started to wonder if he s wanted the wrong things His wealth has come legally but questionably from the power of his personality seducing people out of their hard-earned money When he learns that one of his customers has committed suicide because of financial ruin Charles is shaken The cracks in his fa ade start to break down spurring him to question everything his choices his relationships his future and the type of man he s become Then a twist of fate changes everything Charles is... granted something very remarkable a second chance The question is What will he do with it The Broken Road is the first book in a much-anticipated new trilogy by beloved storyteller Richard Paul Evans It is an engrossing contemplative story of redemption and grace and the power of second chances It is an epic journey you won t soon forget more
Would you risk everything for the man you loved Even if you knew he d done something terrible A heart-wrenching and gripping tale I was hooked from the very first page Write Escape Lara s life looks perfect on the surface Gorgeous doting husband Massimo sweet little son Sandro and the perfect home Lara knows something about Massimo Something she can t tell anyone else or everything he has worked so hard for will be destroyed his job their reputation their son This secret is keeping Lara a prisoner in her marriage Maggie is married to Massimo s brother Nico and lives with him and her troubled stepdaughter She knows all of Nico s darkest secrets or so she thinks Then one day she discovers a letter in the attic which reveals a shocking secret about Nico s first wife Will Maggie set the record straight or keep silent to protect those she loves For a family held together by lies the truth will come at a devastating price A heart-wrenching emotionally gripping read for fans of Amanda Prowse Liane Moriarty and Diane Chamberlain What everyone s saying about The Silent Wife A compulsive read about secrets lies and the complexities of families Bloomin Brilliant Books What a great novel this is A very moving story filled with deception... betrayal and contrastingly loyalty love caring and forgiveness and it has a brilliant ending Splashes Into Books Well this book is a firecracker you will experience a rollercoaster of emotions with laughter sadness and a satisfying ending that will bring a lump to your throat Many Books Many Lives A fantastic thought-provoking story told with pace and style Laura Bambrey Books My heart broke The plot is so well written that you begin to feel as though you are one of the family and it is packed with twists and turns The Reading Reverie A page turner - full of implied secrets unravelling family lives new family dynamics Bookworms and Shutterbugs An addictive novel about family dynamics secrets and betrayals that will have your mouth hanging open in disbelief many times along the way Books Of All Kinds A compelling chilling and heart pounding read which will take you on a rollercoaster ride you ll never want to leave Phenomenally written and undeniably powerful Kerry Fisher has done it yet again The Writing Garnet My only regret about this book is beginning to read it at half term and not been able to finish it quicker An gripping and emotional read De Ja Reads It is rare that a book will make you look at your own personality and inspire you to be a better person A less judgmental person A braver person The Silent Wife did that for me and in the most unexpected way I gasped laughed and cried The Glass House Girls I loved this book I was riveted throughout 5 Emma B books The Silent Wife had me engrossed from page one Five Stars Boon s Bookcase Another five star read from Kerry Fisher I love Kerry Fisher s books and this was no exception Strongly Review A wonderful poignant heart breaking heart warming story of families and secrets of hidden strength and unexpected friendship Brilliant Very highly recommended Cannot wait for Kerry s next Renita D Silva Another five star read from Kerry Fisher Judging Covers I loved this It was absolutely unputdownable and I didn t want it to end Jenny Ashcroft A gripping emotional novel a real page turner La Biblio de Cara This book was previously titled The Secrets of Second Wives more
From 1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury comes a new book featuring everyone s favorite family the Baxters which tells the story of how John and Elizabeth first fell in love From the day they met John and Elizabeth were destined to fall in love Their whirlwind romance started when they were young college students and lasted nearly thirty years until Elizabeth died of cancer So when John Baxter is asked to relive his long-ago love story with Elizabeth for his grandson Cole s heritage project he s not sure he can do it The sadness might simply be too great But he agrees and allows his heart and soul to go places they haven t gone in decades Back to the breathless first moments but also to the secret heartbreak that brought John and Elizabeth together At the same time Baxter family friend Cody Coleman is working through the breakup of his complicated relationship with Andi Ellison He is determined to move on when a chance sighting changes his plans and heart Can Cody convince Andi to give their love another try or is it time for them to say goodbye for good As school comes to an end Cole presents his report on the love story between his grandparents John and Elizabeth Baxter It is a tale that touches the hearts of... the entire family and one that causes Cole to better understand his own beginning Whether you re meeting the Baxter family for the first time or finding them all over again Love Story will stir your heart and remind you of the generational impact of love and the eternal bond of family more
Identical twin sisters who couldn t look more alike or live more differently Harper Frost is laid-back easygoing She doesn t care what anyone thinks of her She likes a beer and a shot and wouldn t be caught dead wearing anything fashionable She s inherited her father s rundown house on Martha s Vineyard but she can t hold down a job and her latest romantic disaster has the entire island talking Two beautiful islands only eleven miles apart Tabitha Frost is dignified refined She prefers a fine wine and has inherited the impeccable taste of her mother the iconic fashion designer Eleanor Roxie-Frost She s also inherited her mother s questionable parenting skills--Tabitha s teenage daughter Ainsley is in full rebellion mode--and a flailing fashion boutique on Nantucket in desperate need of a cash infusion One unforgettable summer that will change their lives forever After more than a decade apart Harper and Tabitha switch islands--and lives--to save what s left of their splintered family But the twins quickly discover that the secrets lies and gossip they thought they d outrun can travel between islands just as easily as they can Will Harper and Tabitha be able to bury the hatchet and end their sibling rivalry once and for all Before... the last beach picnic of the season there will be enough old resentments new loves and cases of mistaken identity to make this the most talked-about summer that Martha s Vineyard and Nantucket have experienced in ages more
In the Hamptons everyday people are as complicated and fascinating as millionaires When Katie Doyle moves across the country to the Hamptons she is hoping to find summer employment new friends for her young son and a chance to explore a new love affair with George a dazzling investor What she finds is a strange cocktail of classes where society s one-percenters vacation alongside local hardworking people who ve lived in the Hamptons for generations Though she s looking forward to her move Katie is wary about mingling in her boyfriend s East Coast elite circles She soon discovers Southampton isn t all that it seems to be on the surface and neither are the people who live there As George takes Katie on a whirlwind tour of country clubs haute couture and lavish events Katie is amazed to witness sudden whims becoming dire needs extramarital affairs blossoming right and left and people purchasing friends and loyalties like a pair of shoes Even the middle-class townspeople maintain determined fa ades while maneuvering like sharks among the wealthy summer invaders The more Katie becomes immersed the more she learns the stories of both the upstairs and downstairs the upper crust and middle of the road The combustion between classes... becomes explosive as the summer tears on Betrayals a sexual predator and a missing person lost in murky waves drive the reader on a racing Learjet through impossible twists and turns before landing at the shocking conclusion When Katie meets Luke a marine biologist and teacher he makes her realize what it is she really wants as she understands the life she s begun for herself is built on shifting Hamptons dunes more
Jonah Steel has fallen in love with Melanie Carmichael but still lives with the guilt that consumes him as he tries to unravel the mystery of his family s past A new threat has surfaced and he finds himself trapped in a web of deceit and lies Melanie loves Jonah but has yet to surrender completely to his needs Meanwhile a new friend uncovers more information and more questions While the ghosts of Melanie s past still hover around her she joins Jonah on his quest for answers Together they vow to find the truth But the deeper they dig the more danger they uncover and Jonah s life hangs in the balance