. She still wonders what took him away from her. 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. 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.
Losing the Moon #ad - She can’t help missing the young woman she was then, full of passion and promise. But she’s shocked to meet the girl’s father. She loves her beautifully restored home and her work teaching at the local college. She has long since buried her memories of Nick.
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. 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. Twenty-seven-year-old kara Larson is bogged down in the stress of planning her elaborate wedding to a professional golfer.
When Light Breaks #ad - 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. 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.
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.
Where the River RunsBerkley #ad - Fearful but determined, her family’s reputation, her contented marriage, Meridy returns to the South Carolina Lowcountry and summons the courage to make a decision that may destroy her well-ordered life, and everything she’s worked so hard to protect…including her heart. Brilliant. Now, married to a wonderful man and mother of a teenage son, years later, she is shocked to learn that a childhood friend is being blamed for that long-ago fire.
Where the River Runs #ad - 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. Do not miss this book. New york times bestselling author Haywood Smith. Magical.
All that changed when the boy she loved was killed in a tragic fire. Powerful. Since then, she alone has carried the burden of a terrible secret.
The Bookshop at Water's EndBerkley #ad - As the three women cling to a fragile peace, buried secrets and long ago loves return like the tide. Readers guide inside. During lazy summer days and magical nights, they reunite with bookshop owner Mimi, who is tangled with the past and its mysteries. Bonny blankenship’s most treasured memories are of idyllic summers spent in Watersend, with her best friend, South Carolina, Lainey McKay.
Now, in her early fifties, bonny is desperate to clear her head after a tragic mistake threatens her career as an emergency room doctor, and her marriage crumbles around her. Until the night that changed everything, the night that Lainey’s mother disappeared. The women who spent their childhood summers in a small southern town discover it harbors secrets as lush as the marshes that surround it.
The Bookshop at Water's End #ad - . 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. With her troubled teenage daughter, she goes back to the beloved river house, Piper, in tow, where she is soon joined by Lainey and her two young children.
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.
Coming Up for AirGriffin #ad - Ellie sees her ex-boyfriend, at the funeral, hutch, 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.
But everything changes when her controlling mother, Lillian, passes away. 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.
Coming Up for Air #ad - Susan wiggs, new york Times bestselling author Used book in Good Condition. Ellie calvin is caught in a dying marriage, and she knows this. 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, a mysterious and seductive bayside home, and a trip to the Summer House, they gamble that they can work together and not fall in love again.
THE STORIES WE TELLGriffin #ad - After twenty-one years together, Eve and Cooper know each other. They know what to expect. Sifting between the stories―what Cooper says, what Willa remembers, what the evidence indicates―Eve has to find out what really happened. The perfect juxtaposition of the old and the new, Eve and Cooper are the beautiful people.
And cooper thinks Eve works too much. And what she's going to do about it. A riveting story about the power of truth, The Stories We Tell will open your eyes and rearrange your heart. The lucky ones. Bestselling author patti Callahan Henry is back witha powerful novel about the stories we tell and the people we trust.
THE STORIES WE TELL #ad - Eve and cooper Morrison are Savannah's power couple. She owns and operates a letterpress studio specializing in the handmade; he runs a digital magazine featuring all things southern gentlemen. But things may not be as good as they seem. Used book in Good Condition. And they have the wealth and name that comes from being part of an old Georgia family.
Still, the Morrison marriage is strong. They're on every artistic board and deeply involved in the community.
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.
Used book in Good Condition. 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, the meaning of family, heart-wrenching novel about the power of memory, here is a lush, 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.
The Art of Keeping SecretsBerkley #ad - Suddenly annabelle is forced to question everything she once held true. New york times bestselling author patti callahan henry transports readers to the Lowcountry of South Carolina, where a tragedy unites two women—and forces them to face the dark secrets of their past… Since a solo plane crash killed her husband two years ago, Annabelle Murphy has found solace in raising her two children.
The Art of Keeping Secrets #ad - Just when she thinks the grief is behind her, she receives the news that the wreckage of the plane has been discovered—and that her husband did not die alone. He was with another woman. But when annabelle shows up on sofie’s doorstep full of painful questions, both women must confront their intertwining pasts—and find the courage they need to face the truth.
. A dolphin researcher who has lived a quiet life, Sofie has never let anyone get too close. Sofie milstead knows the woman who was on that plane. Used book in Good Condition.
The Perfect Love SongThomas Nelson #ad - Over thanksgiving, Jimmy and Charlotte write a song while sitting together on the back porch. Only a christmas miracle—or two—will be able to lead Jimmy back to Ireland, to his brother, and to love. I fell in love with both Patti Callahan Henry and her work. The perfect love Song is a lyrical and heartwarming tale of love and forgiveness.
Patti takes you to those places in the heart you didn’t even know you wanted to go. Pat conroy, new york times bestselling author of the prince of tides and South of Broad “Patti Callahan Henry’s The Perfect Love Song is a wonderfully romantic and inspiring novel about love and redemption that sings with emotional truth.
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. 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.
The Perfect Love Song #ad - 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, jacketed hardcover perfect for gift givingsweet christmas story of approximately 45, New York Times bestselling author of Something Borrowed Beautiful, 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 Idea of Love: A NovelSt. Martin's Griffin #ad - It doesn't matter who it belongs to. In ella, hunter finds the perfect love story, full of longing and sacrifice. Or so she'll have everyone believe. In hunter, Ella finds possibility. Besides--what's a little white lie between strangers? But one lie leads to another, and soon Hunter and Ella find themselves caught in a web of deceit.
Screenwriter hunter needs a hit, but crippling writers' block and a serious lack of motivation are getting him nowhere. It's an opportunity to live out a fantasy--the life she wishes she had. He's on the lookout for a love story. 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 - It's the stuff of epic films. From new york times bestselling author, patti callahan Henry, The Idea of Love asks, "Can two people come together for all the wrong reasons and still make it right?" Used book in Good Condition. As they try to untangle their lies and reclaim their lives, they feel something stronger is keeping them together.
She's young, beautiful, and deeply in love--until her husband dies in a tragic sailing accident. Ella's life has been completely upended. And more real.