A 176 pager and great memoir of what it's like to lose a child and helping a family to recover from the loss. I recently lost a loved one and have been having a hard time with my own grief as well as my family struggling to deal with theirs. This book reminds us the value, strength and importance of a family. A great comfort and a must read!
available 8.12.14 -- Jewell’s most recent novel is a melodrama starring the Bird clan: happy-go-lucky mother Lorelai, patient father Colin, headstrong eldest child Meg, meek Beth, and dissimilar twins Rory and Rhys. Each member of the family begins to drift away from the others, and the subsequent years find them dealing with affairs, abandonment, and death.
Books and Summer go together like piña coladas and little umbrellas, and we're serving up enough hot new reads to fill a suitcase for whatever warm-weather vacation you have on the horizon. Here are 98 books we've included in our monthly book club roundups (plus some additions).