Winter Garden

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St. Martin's Press #ad - But when their beloved father falls ill, Anya, who even now, standing alongside their cold, disapproving mother, Meredith and Nina find themselves together again, offers no comfort to her daughters. As children, the only connection between them was the Russian fairy tale Anya sometimes told the girls at night.

. Thus begins an unexpected journey into the truth of Anya's life in war-torn Leningrad, more than five decades ago. 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.

Winter Garden #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. 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.

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Magic Hour: A Novel

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Ballantine Books #ad - In the rugged pacific northwest lies the Olympic National Forest—nearly a million acres of impenetrable darkness and impossible beauty. From deep within this old growth forest, a six-year-old girl appears. One of kristin Hannah’s most compelling and riveting novels. Booklist. To reach her, julia must discover the truth about Alice’s past—although doing so requires help from Julia’s estranged sister, a local police officer.

Julia cates is determined to free the extraordinary little girl she calls Alice from a prison of unimaginable fear and isolation. The shocking facts of alice’s life test the limits of Julia’s faith and strength, even as she struggles to make a home for Alice—and for herself. Speechless and alone, she offers no clue as to her identity, no hint of her past.

Magic Hour: A Novel #ad - From the #1 new york times bestselling author of The Nightingale and The Great Alone comes an incandescent story about the resilience of the human spirit, the triumph of hope, and the meaning of home. Having retreated to her western Washington hometown after a scandal left her career in ruins, child psychiatrist Dr.

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Firefly Lane: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - Tully, steeped in glamour and mystery, but with a secret that is destroying her. For thirty years, hurt, anger, weathering the storms of friendship-jealousy, Tully and Kate buoy each other through life, resentment. They make a pact to be best friends forever; by summer's end they've become TullyandKate. In the glittering, big-hair era of the eighties, she looks to men to fill the void in her soul.

Then, to her amazement, the "coolest girl in the world" moves in across the street and wants to be her friend. From the beginning, Tully is desperate to prove her worth to the world. 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.

Firefly Lane: A Novel #ad - . Inseparable. So begins Kristin Hannah's magnificent new novel. One you'll want to pass on to your best friend. Firefly lane is a story you'll never forget. Throughout college, she pretends to be driven by a need for success, but all she really wants is to fall in love and have children and live an ordinary life.

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Night Road: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - This is kristin hannah at her very best, telling an unforgettable story about the longing for family, the resilience of the human heart, 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. And then on a hot summer's night, one bad decision is made.

In the blink of an eye, the Farraday family will be torn apart and Lexi will lose everything. It is a luminous, heartbreaking novel that captures both the exquisite pain of loss and the stunning power of hope. Then zach falls in love with Lexi and the three become inseparable. 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.

Night Road: A Novel #ad - Vivid, universal, identity, love, and emotionally complex, Night Road raises profound questions about motherhood, and forgiveness. When lexi baill moves into their small, close-knit community, no one is more welcoming than Jude. Jude does everything to keep her kids out of harm's way. The total impact of the book will stay with you for days to come after it is finished.

The huffington Post. But senior year of high school tests them all. Lexi, a former foster child with a dark past, quickly becomes Mia's best friend.

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True Colors: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - But as the best lawyer in town, she's determined to someday find a way to prove her worth to him. Aurora, the middle sister, is the family peacemaker. With breathtaking pace and penetrating emotional insight, redemption-and ultimately, rivalry, True Colors is an unforgettable novel about sisters, forgiveness, what it means to be a family.

A stunningly beautiful dreamer with a heart as big as the ocean in front of her house, she is adored by all who know her. In a matter of moments, everything will change. Loyalties will be tested and secrets revealed, and a terrible, shocking crime will shatter both their family and their beloved town. Winona, the oldest, needs her father's approval most of all.

True Colors: A Novel #ad - 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. Their stern, disapproving father cares less about his children than about his reputation.

The grey sisters will be pitted against one another in ways that none could have imagined.

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Fly Away: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - Best friends forever. Told with her trademark powerful storytelling and illuminating prose, Kristin Hannah reveals why she is one of the most beloved writers of our day. 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.

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

Fly Away: A Novel #ad - 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. That was our beginning. Nothing and no one seems to matter to her. She repeatedly abandoned her daughter, but now she comes back, as a child, Tully, drawn to her daughter's side at a time when Tully is most alone.

More than thirty years ago. Sixteen-year-old Marah Ryan is devastated by her mother's death. But stories end, don't they? You lose the people you love and you have to find a way to go on.

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Angel Falls: A Novel

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Ballantine Books #ad - 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. But will that choice cost liam his wife, and everything he holds dear? One of Kristin Hannah’s most moving novels,  Angel Falls is a poignant and unforgettable portrait of marriage and commitment, his family, of an ordinary man who dares to risk everything in the name of love.

Bonus: this edition contains an Angel Falls discussion guide and an excerpt from Kristin Hannah's Distant Shores. When mikaela campbell, to hold the family together and care for their grieving, beloved wife and mother, falls into a coma, it is up to her husband, Liam, frightened children. Doctors tell him not to expect a recovery, but he believes that love can accomplish what medical science cannot.

Angel Falls: A Novel #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.

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Between Sisters: A Novel

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Ballantine Books #ad - Now, meghann is a hotshot divorce attorney who doesn’t believe in intimacy–until she meets the one man who can change her mind. 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, in her rich, captivating new book, once lost to each other, about to come together in a time of exquisite joy and almost unbearable sadness. As her wedding day approaches, she prepares to face her harsh, judgmental older sister and their self-absorbed mother.

Between Sisters: A Novel #ad - . Tender, and wonderfully moving, bittersweet, funny, 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. From the Hardcover edition.

. Sisters by blood, strangers by choice, each stands at a crossroads, ready to confront the betrayals of the past. Claire cavenaugh has fallen in love for the first time in her life. 1 new york times bestsellerno one knows you like your sister. Over the course of a hot pacific northwest summer, these three women who believe they have nothing in common will try to become what they never were: a family.

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Home Front: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - Like many couples, bills, careers, michael and Jolene Zarkades have to face the pressures of everyday life-children, chores-even as their twelve-year marriage is falling apart. 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, Home Front is a story of love, honor, heroism, loss, and ultimately, hope. All wars have a cost. All marriages have a breaking point. But war will change Jolene in ways that none of them could have foreseen.

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. 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 - In her letters home, she paints a rose-colored version of her life on the front lines, shielding her family from the truth. In her bestselling novels Kristin Hannah has plumbed the depths of friendship, the loyalty of sisters, and the secrets mothers keep. As a mother, it agonizes jolene to leave her family, but as a solider she has always understood the true meaning of duty.

All families have wounds.

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The Things We Do for Love: A Novel

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Ballantine Books #ad - Angie hires lauren Ribido because she sees something special in the seventeen-year-old. Following a painful divorce, she moves back to her small Pacific Northwest hometown and takes over management of her family’s restaurant. 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.

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. But nothing could have prepared Angie for the far-reaching repercussions of this act of kindness. Years of trying unsuccessfully to conceive a child have broken more than Angie DeSaria’s heart.

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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The Nightingale: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - It is a novel for everyone, a novel for a lifetime. Goodreads best historical novel of the year • people's choice favorite fiction Winner • #1 Indie Next Selection • A Buzzfeed and The Week Best Book of the Year Praise for The Nightingale:"Haunting, action-packed, and compelling. Christina baker kline, #1 New York Times bestselling author"Absolutely riveting!

. Read this book. Dr. With courage, grace, and powerful insight, bestselling author Kristin Hannah captures the epic panorama of World War II and illuminates an intimate part of history seldom seen: the women's war. Richly satisfying. I loved it. Anne rice"A respectful and absorbing page-turner. Kirkus Reviews"Tender, compelling.

The Nightingale: A Novel #ad - . A satisfying slice of life in Nazi-occupied France. Jewish book council“expect to devour the Nightingale in as few sittings as possible; the high-stakes plot and lovable characters won’t allow any rest until all of their fates are known. Shelf awareness"I loved The Nightingale. Lisa see, #1 new York Times bestselling author"Powerful.

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