Night Road: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - In the blink of an eye, the Farraday family will be torn apart and Lexi will lose everything. Lexi, a former foster child with a dark past, quickly becomes Mia's best friend. The total impact of the book will stay with you for days to come after it is finished. The huffington Post. When lexi baill moves into their small, close-knit community, no one is more welcoming than Jude.

In the years that follow, each must face the consequences of that single night and find a way to forget…or the courage to forgive. Vivid, love, universal, identity, Night Road raises profound questions about motherhood, and emotionally complex, and forgiveness. And then on a hot summer's night, one bad decision is made.

Night Road: A Novel #ad - But senior year of high school tests them all. Jude does everything to keep her kids out of harm's way. A rich, multilayered reading experience, and an easy recommendation for book clubs. Library journal starred reviewLife comes down to a series of choices. It's a dangerous, explosive season of drinking, driving, parties, and kids who want to let loose.

This is kristin hannah at her very best, the resilience of the human heart, telling an unforgettable story about the longing for family, and the courage it takes to forgive the people we love. You cannot read night Road and not be affected by the story and the characters.

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Home Front: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - As a mother, it agonizes jolene to leave her family, but as a solider she has always understood the true meaning of duty. In her bestselling novels Kristin Hannah has plumbed the depths of friendship, the loyalty of sisters, and the secrets mothers keep. All wars have a cost. But war will change Jolene in ways that none of them could have foreseen.

All families have wounds. Now, she explores the intimate landscape of a troubled marriage with this provocative and timely portrait of a husband and wife, in her most emotionally powerful story yet, in love and at war. In her letters home, she paints a rose-colored version of her life on the front lines, shielding her family from the truth.

. Like many couples, michael and jolene Zarkades have to face the pressures of everyday life-children, careers, bills, chores-even as their twelve-year marriage is falling apart. Then an unexpected deployment sends Jolene deep into harm's way and leaves defense attorney Michael at home, unaccustomed to being a single parent to their two girls.

Home Front: A Novel #ad - All marriages have a breaking point. When tragedy strikes, michael must face his darkest fear and fight a battle of his own-for everything that matters to his family. At once a profoundly honest look at modern marriage and a dramatic exploration of the toll war takes on an ordinary American family, honor, heroism, Home Front is a story of love, loss, and ultimately, hope.

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True Colors: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - After their mother's death, the girls banded together, becoming best friends. An overweight bookworm who never felt at home on the sprawling horse ranch that has been in her family for three generations, she knows that she doesn't have the qualities her father values. Everything comes easily for Vivi Ann, until a stranger comes to town.

. In a matter of moments, everything will change. She brokers every dispute and tries to keep them all happy, even as she hides her own secret pain. Vivi ann is the undisputed star of the family. To henry grey, appearances are everything, and years later, he still demands that his daughters reflect his standing in the community.

True Colors: A Novel #ad - With breathtaking pace and penetrating emotional insight, forgiveness, True Colors is an unforgettable novel about sisters, redemption-and ultimately, rivalry, what it means to be a family. Their stern, disapproving father cares less about his children than about his reputation. With the luminous writing and unforgettable characters that are her trademarks, betrayal, she tells the story of three sisters whose once-solid world is broken apart by jealousy, and the kind of passion that rarely comes along.

The grey sisters have always been close. Winona, the oldest, needs her father's approval most of all. But as the best lawyer in town, she's determined to someday find a way to prove her worth to him.

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Fly Away: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - Each has lost her way, and they will need each one another-and maybe a miracle-to transform their lives. An emotionally complex, motherhood, and where there is love, loss, Fly Away reminds us that where there is life, heart-wrenching novel about love, there is hope, and new beginnings, there is forgiveness.

Her father, johnny, strives to hold the family together, but even with his best efforts, Marah becomes unreachable in her grief. But stories end, don't they? You lose the people you love and you have to find a way to go on. That was our beginning. She repeatedly abandoned her daughter, Tully, but now she comes back, as a child, drawn to her daughter's side at a time when Tully is most alone.

Fly Away: A Novel #ad - Tully tries to fulfill her deathbed promise to Kate-to be there for Kate's children-but Tully knows nothing about family or motherhood or taking care of people. Tully hart has always been larger than life, a woman fueled by big dreams and driven by memories of a painful past. Once, all alone, i walked down a night-darkened road called Firefly Lane, a long time ago, on the worst night of my life, and I found a kindred spirit.

Until she falls in love with a young man who makes her smile again and leads her into his dangerous, shadowy world. Dorothy hart-the woman who once called herself Cloud-is at the center of Tully's tragic past.

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Between Sisters: A Novel

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Ballantine Books #ad - Twenty-five years ago she was forced to make a terrible choice, including the love of her sister, one that cost her everything, Claire. Now, meghann is a hotshot divorce attorney who doesn’t believe in intimacy–until she meets the one man who can change her mind. 1 new york times bestsellerno one knows you like your sister.

Sisters by blood, each stands at a crossroads, strangers by choice, ready to confront the betrayals of the past. Between sisters meghann dontess is a woman haunted by heartbreak. Tender, funny, and wonderfully moving, bittersweet, between sisters celebrates the joys and heartaches that can only be shared by sisters, the mistakes made in the name of love and the healing power of new beginnings–all beautifully told by acclaimed author Kristin Hannah.

Between Sisters: A Novel #ad - From the Hardcover edition. She can make you laugh or break your heart with a single word. And no one writes novels like kristin hannah, an author who vividly explores the intricate bonds of family and, as Tami Hoag said “touches the deepest, most tender corners of our heart. Now, she creates an indelible portrait of two women, captivating new book, in her rich, once lost to each other, about to come together in a time of exquisite joy and almost unbearable sadness.

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The Things We Do for Love: A Novel

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Ballantine Books #ad - Together, these two women—one who longs for a child and the other who longs for a mother’s love—will be tested in ways that neither could have imagined. Following a painful divorce, she moves back to her small Pacific Northwest hometown and takes over management of her family’s restaurant. Years of trying unsuccessfully to conceive a child have broken more than Angie DeSaria’s heart.

But nothing could have prepared Angie for the far-reaching repercussions of this act of kindness. In west end, where life rises and falls like the tides, Angie’s fortunes will drastically change yet again when she meets and befriends a troubled young woman. Angie hires lauren Ribido because she sees something special in the seventeen-year-old.

The Things We Do for Love: A Novel #ad - . They quickly form a deep bond, and when Lauren is abandoned by her mother, Angie offers the girl a place to stay.

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Firefly Lane: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - Spanning more than three decades and playing out across the ever-changing face of the Pacific Northwest, Firefly Lane is the poignant, powerful story of two women and the friendship that becomes the bulkhead of their lives. Tully hart seems to have it all-beauty, brains, ambition. She will follow her own blind ambition to New York and around the globe, finding fame and success.

In her own quiet way, Kate is as driven as Tully. In the glittering, big-hair era of the eighties, she looks to men to fill the void in her soul. In the turbulent summer of 1974, Kate Mularkey has accepted her place at the bottom of the eighth-grade social food chain. They make a pact to be best friends forever; by summer's end they've become TullyandKate.

Firefly Lane: A Novel #ad - Inseparable. So begins Kristin Hannah's magnificent new novel. On the surface they are as opposite as two people can be: Kate, doomed to be forever uncool, with a loving family who mortifies her at every turn. What she doesn't know is how being a wife and mother will change her.

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Angel Falls: A Novel

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Ballantine Books #ad - Daily he sits at her bedside, telling her stories of the precious life they have built together, hoping against hope that she will wake up. Doctors tell him not to expect a recovery, but he believes that love can accomplish what medical science cannot. But will that choice cost liam his wife, and everything he holds dear? One of Kristin Hannah’s most moving novels, his family,  Angel Falls is a poignant and unforgettable portrait of marriage and commitment, of an ordinary man who dares to risk everything in the name of love.

Angel Falls: A Novel #ad - . Bonus: this edition contains an Angel Falls discussion guide and an excerpt from Kristin Hannah's Distant Shores. When mikaela campbell, falls into a coma, beloved wife and mother, to hold the family together and care for their grieving, it is up to her husband, Liam, frightened children. But then he discovers evidence of his wife’s secret past: a hidden first marriage to movie star Julian True.

Desperate to bring mikaela back at any cost, Liam knows he must turn to Julian for help.

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Winter Garden

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St. Martin's Press #ad - One stayed at home to raise her children and manage the family apple orchard; the other followed a dream and traveled the world to become a famous photojournalist. On his deathbed, their father extracts a promise from the women in his life: the fairy tale will be told one last time—and all the way to the end.

. Can a woman ever really know herself if she doesn't know her mother? from the author of the smash-hit bestseller Firefly Lane and True Colors comes Kristin Hannah's powerful, heartbreaking novel that illuminates the intricate mother-daughter bond and explores the enduring links between the present and the past Meredith and Nina Whitson are as different as sisters can be.

Alternating between the past and present, meredith and Nina will finally hear the singular, harrowing story of their mother's life, and what they learn is a secret so terrible and terrifying that it will shake the very foundation of their family and change who they believe they are. As children, the only connection between them was the Russian fairy tale Anya sometimes told the girls at night.

Winter Garden #ad - But when their beloved father falls ill, who even now, Anya, Meredith and Nina find themselves together again, standing alongside their cold, disapproving mother, offers no comfort to her daughters. Thus begins an unexpected journey into the truth of Anya's life in war-torn Leningrad, more than five decades ago.

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Summer Island: A Novel

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Ballantine Books #ad - Her youngest daughter, ruby, is a struggling comedienne who uses her famous mother as fuel for her bitter, cynical humor. New york times bestseller • the author of the cherished bestseller on mystic lake returns with a poignant, funny, the past that separates them, luminous novel about a mother and daughter--the complex ties that bind them, and the healing that comes with forgiveness.

Kristin hannah is superb at delving into the characters' psyches and delineating nuances of feeling. Washington post book world Years ago, Nora Bridge walked out on her marriage and left her daughters behind. Under false pretenses, ruby returns home to take care of the woman she hasn't spoken to for almost a decade.

Summer Island: A Novel #ad - . What began as an expose evolves, as Ruby writes, into an exploration of her family's past. Nora is not the woman Ruby has hated all these years. Until the summer that Nora had left and everyone's hearts had been broken. Witty, and vulnerable, wise, she is desperate to reconcile with her daughter. Once, the three of them had been best friends, inseparable.

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Distant Shores: A Novel

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Ballantine Books #ad - From a distance, their lives look picture perfect. In a daring move that shocks her husband, and daughters, friends, she lets go of the woman she has become—and reaches out for the woman she wants to be. Then tragedy turns Elizabeth’s world upside down. But after the girls leave home, Jack and Elizabeth quietly drift apart.

Distant Shores: A Novel #ad - . New york times bestsellerelizabeth and jackson shore married young, raised two daughters, and weathered the storms of youth as they built a family. When jack accepts a wonderful new job, Elizabeth puts her own needs aside to follow him across the country. In the aftermath, she questions everything about her life—her choices, her marriage, even her long-forgotten dreams.

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