It doesn't matter who it belongs to. She's young, beautiful, and deeply in love--until her husband dies in a tragic sailing accident. In hunter, Ella finds possibility. It's the stuff of epic films. And more real. When hunter and ella meet in Watersend, South Carolina, it feels like the perfect match, something close to fate.
The Idea of Love: A Novel #ad - Or so she'll have everyone believe. As they try to untangle their lies and reclaim their lives, they feel something stronger is keeping them together. Ella's life has been completely upended. Screenwriter hunter needs a hit, but crippling writers' block and a serious lack of motivation are getting him nowhere.
In ella, hunter finds the perfect love story, full of longing and sacrifice.
The Bookshop at Water's EndBerkley #ad - Now, bonny is desperate to clear her head after a tragic mistake threatens her career as an emergency room doctor, in her early fifties, and her marriage crumbles around her. The women who spent their childhood summers in a small southern town discover it harbors secrets as lush as the marshes that surround it.
. 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. Bonny blankenship’s most treasured memories are of idyllic summers spent in Watersend, South Carolina, with her best friend, Lainey McKay.
The Bookshop at Water's End #ad - 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, Piper, she goes back to the beloved river house, in tow, where she is soon joined by Lainey and her two young children. As the three women cling to a fragile peace, buried secrets and long ago loves return like the tide.
Readers guide inside. Until the night that changed everything, the night that Lainey’s mother disappeared.
THE STORIES WE TELLGriffin #ad - But when cooper and willa are involved in a car accident, the questions surrounding the event bring the family close to breaking point. She owns and operates a letterpress studio specializing in the handmade; he runs a digital magazine featuring all things southern gentlemen. After twenty-one years together, Eve and Cooper know each other.
And cooper thinks Eve works too much. They count on each other. But things may not be as good as they seem. They're on every artistic board and deeply involved in the community. Eve's sister, willa, is staying with the family until she gets "back on her feet. Their daughter, Gwen, is all adolescent rebellion. And what she's going to do about it.
THE STORIES WE TELL #ad - A riveting story about the power of truth, The Stories We Tell will open your eyes and rearrange your heart. Sifting between the stories―what Cooper says, what Willa remembers, what the evidence indicates―Eve has to find out what really happened. Bestselling author patti Callahan Henry is back witha powerful novel about the stories we tell and the people we trust.
Eve and cooper Morrison are Savannah's power couple. And they have the wealth and name that comes from being part of an old Georgia family.
The Favorite DaughterBerkley #ad - 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. While alzheimer’s slowly steals their father’s memories, the siblings rush to preserve his life in stories and in photographs.
As his secret past brings lena’s own childhood into focus, it sends her on a journey to discover the true meaning of home. From the new york times bestselling author of the Bookshop at Water’s End, heart-wrenching novel about the power of memory, here is a lush, the meaning of family, and learning to forgive.
The Favorite Daughter #ad - 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.
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.
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.
Between the Tides #ad - . A journey that might lead her into a new life of love, forgiveness, and self-discovery.
Where the River RunsBerkley #ad - 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, 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, her family’s reputation, and everything she’s worked so hard to protect…including her heart.
Brilliant. Do not miss this book. New york times bestselling author Haywood Smith. Magical. New york times bestselling author patti Callahan Henry delivers an engaging novel about a South Carolina woman who goes back home to face the past—and discovers herself. Meridy dresden was once a free-spirited, fun-loving girl.
Where the River Runs #ad - All that changed when the boy she loved was killed in a tragic fire. Since then, she alone has carried the burden of a terrible secret. Powerful.
When Light BreaksBerkley #ad - 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. Or, and trying to discern the underlying truth, kara begins to wonder, is she really retelling an ancient tale of myth and legend? Waiting for the story to unfold in bits and pieces, Kara is drawn in—and driven to remember her own first love: childhood neighbor Jack Sullivan. 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.
When Light Breaks #ad - Twenty-seven-year-old kara Larson is bogged down in the stress of planning her elaborate wedding to a professional golfer. 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. 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.
Coming Up for AirGriffin #ad - But everything changes when her controlling mother, Lillian, passes away. 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. 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.
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 Used book in Good Condition.
Coming Up for Air #ad - Ellie calvin is caught in a dying marriage, and she knows this. Ellie sees her ex-boyfriend, hutch, at the funeral, 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.
The Perfect Love SongThomas Nelson #ad - Before jimmy knows what’s happening, he’s on tour with the hottest country band around and suddenly everyone knows his name. But fame isn’t all it’s cracked up to be, and Jimmy finds himself far away from those he loves—especially Charlotte. An essential read by a master storyteller. Cassandra king, new york times bestselling author of Same Sweet Girls “Her characters are so real, you feel as if you’ve known them a very long time.
Emily giffin, new york times bestselling author of something borrowed beautiful, jacketed hardcover perfect for gift givingSweet Christmas story of approximately 45, 000 wordsIncludes:Discussion questions for book clubsPatti’s family shortbread recipeInstructions for Charlotte’s Southern GarlandThe Legend of the Claddagh Ring Used book in Good Condition.
The Perfect Love Song #ad - Just in time for christmas, a perfect love story, escape with a perfect love song, and a perfect dose of holiday magic. Patti callahan Henry is quickly becoming one of my favorites. Debbie macomber, new york times bestselling author can one song change the course of a life? Brothers Jimmy and Jack Sullivan live a nomadic life doing what they love: touring with their band, The Unknown Souls.
But he feels a sense of peace and happiness whenever he’s around Kara’s best friend, Charlotte—which has him wondering what he’s missing. But jack’s recent engagement to Kara has everyone looking forward to a Christmas destination wedding in Ireland. Unlike his brother, Jimmy never expected to fall in love.
Patti takes you to those places in the heart you didn’t even know you wanted to go.
Driftwood SummerBerkley #ad - 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, the Sheffield sisters—responsible Riley, vivacious Maisy-Rose, and fun-loving Adelee—reunite to save the family's beach-community bookstore.
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. Maisy, a california designer, still blames Riley for ruining her one true love. And adalee resents the family's intrusion into her summer plans. But summer also marks the return of Mack Logan, whose choice of Maisy over Riley years ago destroyed the special closeness between the sisters.
Driftwood Summer #ad - . Used book in Good Condition. Now riley, a single mom, is hiding a shattering secret about their mother.
Losing the MoonBerkley #ad - 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. Nick lowry was the college boyfriend who captivated her heart and soul and then, without a word of explanation or warning, disappeared.
But now that he is back in her life, she can’t help recalling the beach where they pledged their destinies together twenty years ago. Great product! But she’s shocked to meet the girl’s father. She can’t help missing the young woman she was then, full of passion and promise. She still wonders what took him away from her.
Losing the Moon #ad - Amy’s marriage is satisfying, her teenage children thriving. 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.