By Ann Tatlock
"Tatlock's stunning prose reminds readers why it's a pleasure to relish her stories." ~ Publishers Weekly
A kinfolk, whose pastor father resigned in shame from a church in suburban Philadelphia, strikes to an previous apartment in Black Mountain, North Carolina. They quickly observe that their new domestic, approximately hidden from view at the facet of a mountain, isn't any usual position. The relations can see and communicate with those that seem and disappear doubtless at will. a few of the viewers appear to have lived there long ago. extra mysteriously, a few will dwell there sooner or later.
Then, quickly after their flow into the outdated residence, their eight-year-old son vanishes and not using a hint! Has he been abducted, or has he wandered off into the darkish wooded area? Will the “house past time” give you the solutions? Or does anything extra stressful anticipate this family?
By Jennifer Sivec,Brenda Gonet,JC Wing
Book One-Leaving Eva
How will we erase the thoughts that threaten to scar us?
On the skin, Brynn Michaels appears to be like to have all of it. A profitable occupation. A loving husband. a gorgeous domestic. yet not anyone, no longer even her husband, understands the intensity of Brynn’s horror. deserted as a baby at the facet of the line through her younger, drug-addicted mom, then later abused via her adoptive father, Brynn has spent her complete existence hiding her actual and emotional scars. As Brynn struggles to beat her previous in order that she and Adam can start a relatives in their personal, the darkness refuses to permit her move.
Book Two-Losing Eva
Brynn and Adam Michaels have rebuilt their lives after Brynn's painful and vicious previous threatened to rip them aside. With a toddler at the manner, wish and promise are nearby. simply while Brynn envisions that she and Adam can lead a cheerful existence, an unforeseen customer arrives, threatening to ruin everything.
When the single factor keeping them jointly is ripped cruelly from their lives, they're perpetually replaced, their fragile existence jointly teetering dangerously at the area. whilst a good-looking stranger arrives at Brynn’s darkest second, emotions she by no means knew may exist are stirred inside her and he or she needs to make a selection.
Book Three-Saving Eva
All her lifestyles, Brynn Michaels has fought to flee the demons, from her formative years, that proceed to hang-out her. simply as whatever promising occurs in her existence, Brynn is eager about a devastating automobile twist of fate that almost kills her.
Those who love Brynn undergo through the lengthy years she continues to be in a coma. pleasure eventually arrives for her household, but if probability unexpectedly arises, everyone seems to be compelled to reevaluate who they've got turn into and what they have to do to guard the relations.
In this advanced and exciting finale to the Eva sequence, writer Jennifer Sivec explores how lengthy love can actually final and the way a long way one is keen to visit eventually have it.
By Sonya Behan
Jori learns in regards to the dance with lifestyles her ancestors struggled with, realized from and saved secrets and techniques approximately, whereas Sophie does her top to return to phrases concerning the offerings she made. They sift via stories of heartbreak and pleasure, finally revealing one among Sophie’s inner most secrets and techniques. With encouragement and aid from a long-awaited customer, Sophie reveals the solutions to her questions and makes peace along with her past.
A bittersweet story approximately love misplaced and located, intended to bounce captures the power, braveness and legacy of the O’Neill girls. Set opposed to the beautiful backdrop of the recent England mountains and the O’Neill family’s apple orchard, the final ultimate O’Neill girls locate love back on either side of the earthly plane.
By Stella Cornelius-Koch
Durch einen Zufall treffen sie sich in Heiligenhafen an der Ostsee und verbringen gemeinsam einige Wochen in einem Ferienhaus.
Der Roman erzählt von der generationsübergreifenden Freundschaft zwischen Frauen und zeigt, dass es sich lohnt, seinen Weg zu gehen und an das Glück zu glauben - auch dann, wenn guy es am wenigsten erwartet.
Eine Geschichte mit Humor, Romantik und Spannung: alles, used to be guy zum Lesevergnügen braucht.
By Annell St. Charles
By Erni Johnson
By Rose Senehi
Decendants of the early settlers nonetheless have a grip at the farmlands within the folds of the Blue Ridge Mountains, however the flooring is moving underneath their ft. Cousin Bruce sees lifestyles throughout the family's colourful prior; an area conservationist retains one eye at the mountains and the opposite on Karen; Karen's nine-year-old daughter is within the throes of the project her loss of life father despatched her on; whereas Kare hides the grotesque mystery that drove her away.
By Louise Gaylord
Lucia Simmons was once a tender girl prior to her time. Strong-willed and bold, she pursued a publishing occupation in the course of the fifties—a time whilst most ladies gave up their jobs to turn into stay-at-home wives.
Despite her gender and increased social prestige, Lucia fast rose throughout the ranks in a man’s international. regrettably, she used to be much less profitable at her passionless marriage. whilst her husband requested for a divorce, her lifestyles flew uncontrolled, in basic terms to lead to a surprising consequence.
Elmore Simmons, Lucia’s brother and a winning lawyer, was once the soul of propriety. His disapproval of Lucia’s offerings by no means acquired within the approach of supporting her whilst she wanted it such a lot. while an uncharacteristically terrible collection of his personal got here domestic to roost, it used to be Lucia who used to be there for him…with the right solution.
"Summers in Bayville" brings the Simmons/Fairchild family members to existence, delivering an interesting and deeply revealing portrait of a lady made up our minds to be herself, culture be damned.
By Lena Naumann
"Mariam geht fortress" ist eine subtile literarische examine des Patriarchats jüdisch-christlicher Prägung, die auf packende Weise Doppelmoral und Missbrauchsstrukturen des Katholizismus entlarvt. Dabei wird die Schilderung der Feindschaft zwischen der Frau aus Magdala und dem Fischer Simon Petrus zu einer Schlüsselerzählung für die Mündigkeit des Individuums und seine Emanzipation von jeder Religion.
By Françoise Poulain,Maurice Delattre
Il y a une parcelle de vérité, de friction au coeur de ces huit nouvelles.
Histoires croisées, rencontres improbables, personnages ordinaire côtoyant des occasions extraordinaires. Des hommes, des femmes de passage qui parcourent le temps, l'espace, s'aiment, se détestent, se cherchent, se perdent. Toute une inhabitants dont les rêves, les espoirs s'unissent, le temps d'un souffle, pour se détruire au fil des pages.
Edgar Letrain, en prenant le premiere educate du hasard va être le témoin d'une série d'histoires,
- rouges, couleur de los angeles chaussure retrouvée sur une direction de campagne par un jour de pluie,
- rouge comme l'escarpin au pied de los angeles femme retrouvée pendue au haut du beffroi,
-rouges comme celles que portait Diane, le jour de sa mort,
-rouges comme les braises consumant les amours de Marc et Marie.
Improbable ! Et si ces histoires étaient vraies ?