By Danielle Steel
Oliver Watson's international by surprise dissolves round him whilst Sarah, his spouse of eighteen years, returns to Harvard to get her master's measure. Oliver is left on his personal, with 3 childrens and a freedom he by no means sought after and does not thoroughly comprehend. His family's wishes and calls for unexpectedly devour his existence.
while Oliver's mom is clinically determined as having Alzheimer's sickness and dies quickly thereafter, Oliver's father's lifestyles is modified as good. Braver than his son with much less of a destiny sooner than him, George Watson, at seventy-two, fast embraces new relationships and, finally, a brand new existence. The unexpected alterations come as a surprise to either father and son.
Ben, Oliver's oldest son, rejects his father and reaches outward, less than the semblance that he's grown-up and will make it on his personal. Melissa, the center baby, blames Oliver for her mother's desertion. And Sam, the "baby," is simply too shaken to accommodate it in any respect. Now the single mum or dad, Daddy needs to by some means cope this, his bothered relations and discover an international of recent obligations, new ladies, and new experiences.
all the 3 males needs to commence a brand new existence: Oliver in big apple and then in Los Angeles together with his teenagers; as soon as he faces the most important switch in his lifestyles; his widowed father with the lady round the corner; and seventeen-year-old Ben along with his female friend and child. not anything is because it used to be before... not anything is as they as soon as concept it is going to be. yet in any case, varied is better... diversified is more... for every of them—and particularly for "Daddy."
Martha Jamieson is a psychiatric nurse who has been provided the location of caretaker for a younger lady on Vancouver Island.
On the way in which she stumble upon with a bearded younger guy and gets a mysterious caution. Her vacation spot, and an island shrouded in mist and secret, does not anything to calm the unsettled feeling that she will be headed into actual chance. extra to that she needs to deal with a tender girl who may or will not be mentally unbalanced and take a look at to unravel the rumors approximately an historical curse. What has Martha gotten herself into in her quest to flee the earlier.
By Wendy Higgins
Embody the Forbidden
What if there have been young people whose lives actually relied on being undesirable affects?
This is the truth for little kids of fallen angels.
Tenderhearted Southern lady Anna Whitt was once born with the 6th feel to determine and consider feelings of different humans. She's conscious of a fight inside herself, an inexplicable pull towards possibility, however it is not until eventually she turns 16 and meets the appealing Kaidan Rowe that she discovers her terrifying background and her determination is positioned to the try. he is the boy your daddy warned you approximately. If basically somebody had warned Anna.
Forced to stand her future, will Anna include her halo or her horns?
By Stephanie Fowers
Bridgette has Cinderella complicated huge time. She has to discover actual love's kiss to get a few bizarre man off her again who claims to be her faery godmother. yet who's she relatively?
Loser of Omak High
Victim of the evil stepmother who runs the gang home
Not-so-proud proprietor of a fire the place fire-starting goblins live
Asylum wannabe with occasional schizophrenic episodes
Not even Bridgette understands. no matter if her faery godmother wasn't a few man who is aware not anything approximately romance, how is Bridgette purported to get real love's kiss if every body she cares approximately disappears? Bridgette needs to discover who she fairly is within the faerytales or she'll lose every thing.
By Linda Lael Miller
Sheriff Boone Taylor has his task, acquaintances, a run-down yet first rate ranch, devoted canine and an excellent horse. He does not wish romance—the widowed Montanan has enjoyed and misplaced adequate for an entire life. but if a urban girl buys the unfold round the corner, Boone's peace and quiet are in severe jeopardy.
With a wedding and a profession painfully at the back of her, Tara Kendall is decided to begin over in Parable. Reinventing herself and residing a girlhood dream is well worth the exertions. convinced, she may wish support from her good-looking, cautious neighbor. yet lifestyles alongside large Sky River is filled with surprises…like falling for a cowboy-lawman who simply could begin to think in moment chances.
By Hilary Scharper
"Stunning... richly advanced and unpredictable." -Historical Novel Review
Marged Brice is 134 years old.
She'd manage to move, if it wasn't for Perdita . . .
The Georgian Bay lighthouse's unmarried eye retains watch over typhoon and calm, and Marged grew up in its shadow, studying the language of the wind and the timber. there is blustery attractiveness there, the place sea and sky incite one another to mischief... or worse...
Garth Hellyer of the toughness undertaking does not think Marged used to be a woman coming of age within the Nineties, yet studying her diaries within the comparable wild and unpredictable position the place she wrote them may be sufficient to solid doubt on his universal sense.
Everyone understands approximately death.
it is existence that is even more mysterious...
"Hilary Scharper deftly mines the sweetness and beauty of either the human middle and nature during this haunting story of tolerating love." -Cathy Marie Buchanan, bestselling writer of The Painted Girls
By Barbara Freethy
The first in a modern romance suspense sequence from USA this day bestselling and RITA award-winning writer Barbara Freethy, set within the coastal California city of Angel’s Bay.
In Angel’s Bay there's a neighborhood legend: spirits from an 1800s shipwreck safeguard the townspeople, bringing a few trust in miracles and a capability of the neighborhood to heal wounds and shop souls. So while Jenna Davis’s sister left directions for preserving her daughter, Lexie, secure from her abusive father, Jenna obeyed her overdue sister’s needs and took Lexie to Angel’s Bay. for 3 months, the 2 stay quietly. but if a tender lady jumps over the pier into the sea, Jenna dives in, saving the woman’s lifestyles. Now a hero within the eyes of the locals, Jenna attempts to lie low, yet reporter Reid Tanner is set to determine simply who she is and what she’s hiding from—without figuring out the potential price.
A kinfolk curse—a genetic trick caused by centuries of hardship—causes the Hervé youngsters to be born both giants or runts. ebook One follows the giants’ line, exploring Jude Hervé’s profession as a boxer in Georgia and Louisiana within the Nineteen Sixties, his get away from that brutal existence by myself together with his child daughter Isa, and her eventual choice to go into right into a unusual, chaste marriage with a miles older guy. publication lines a unique form of existence totally, because the runts of the relations realize that their strength lies in one of those unifying love. François seeks the identification of his lacking father for years, whereas his personal son, Harvey, flees from sleek society into non secular quests. yet not one of the Hervés can abandon their eager for a spot the place they could locate others like themselves.
In guaranteed and mystically strong prose, Deni Y. Béchard tells a wide-ranging, spellbinding tale of a kin attempting to create an identification in an unwelcoming panorama. Imbued all through with a deep sensitivity to the actual global, Vandal Love is a panoramic literary debut in regards to the strength of affection to create and destroy—in our lives, and in our history.
By Sheila Roberts
How to alter Your Life…
Can a book swap your lifestyles? definite, while it is Simplicity, Muriel Sterling's advisor to standard dwelling. actually, it conjures up Jen Heath to go away her demanding, overcommitted lifestyles in Seattle and movement to Icicle Falls, the place she rents a beautiful little cottage on Juniper Ridge. And the place she will get pleasure from uncomplicated pleasures—like becoming a member of the neighborhood booklet club—and complicated ones, like falling in love together with her attractive landlord, Garrett Armstrong.
Her sister Toni is prepared for a transformation, too. She has a teenage daughter who is always texting her acquaintances, a husband who is extra concerned along with his computing device than he's along with her, and a son who is ate up by way of games. Toni wishes her family members to develop closer—to go back to a less complicated manner of life.
Other girls on the town, like Stacy Thomas, also are encouraged to sell off their extra stuff and many of the additional duties they have taken on.
But as all of them observe, occasionally lifestyles easily occurs. It does not consistently ensue simply!
By Wendy Jones
Lower than the heady effect of a springtime picnic and obscure notions of legal responsibility, younger undertaker Wilfred expense blurts out a wedding idea to a lady he slightly is aware. a lot to his consternation, she says sure. As Wilfred makes an attempt to extricate himself from the location, his betrothed’s overbearing father provides extra issues. And while Wilfred meets one other lady he does desire to marry, a comedy of manners ensues. Set in rural Wales throughout the Twenties, Wendy Jones’s captivating first novel is a misleading, subtly funny front to the mores and social conventions of a global passed by.