Ein großer Sportplatz, freundliche Klassenzimmer und getrennte Schlafsäle für Jungen und Mädchen – auf den ersten Blick scheint Hailsham ein ganz gewöhnliches englisches Internat zu sein. Aber die Lehrer, so engagiert und freundlich sie auch sind, heißen hier Aufseher, und sie lassen die Kinder früh spüren, dass sie für eine besondere Zukunft ausersehen sind. Dieses Gefühl hält Kathy, Ruth und Tommy durch alle Stürme der Pubertät und Verwirrungen der Liebe zusammen – bis es an der Zeit ist, ihrer wahren Bestimmung zu folgen.
Confusion, fury, and disbelief filled Rucker McClure's soul when he saw his wife across the airport waiting room. A year ago, Dinah had vanished without a trace, but he'd never stopped looking for her, never given up hope - until now, when it seemed all his worst fears were true: she'd betrayed her country and abandoned the husband she'd sworn to love until death. From the Trade Paperback edition.
A spirited Cornwish widow must solve a spooky mystery in this postwar historical novel from the author of Unforgettable. Having lost her husband during the evacuation at Dunkirk, Dorrie Resterick now lives a quiet life centered around family in the Cornish village of Nanviscoe. But that quiet is about to be disrupted by the arrival of Stella Grey and her family. She’s already planning a surprise welcome home party for her honeymooning niece, Verity, and her new husband Jack, as well as trying to convince the superstitious locals that the ghost of Jack’s disturbed first wife, Lucinda, is not haunting their marital home. But it soon transpires that the ghost may be more real than Dorrie first imagined, as someone—or something—seems determined to stir up trouble. “Deftly introduces a new series that draws on the domestic settings at which Cook excels.” —Booklist on Unforgettable
Auntie loved all of the children. She had nieces, nephews, cousins and close family friends who call called her Auntie because she made sure that everyone was doing fine She has a sweet loving spirit. She made sure that there was enough to eat, everyone had clothes to wear, and she gave the biggest hugs and kisses and told the children, "I'll never let go."
The story is set in the late 1990's in a small Southern town and features Amina Jefferson, a young African American woman who recently celebrated two victories: college graduation and divorce. Amina struggles with living on a day to day basis because her abusive ex-husband enjoys wreaking havoc at every turn. With only a small circle of friends including the ladies at work and her older cousin Monica, she merely exists in her single life based on safe activities - reading, writing, and work until one day, with Monica in tow; she decides to venture out into the world. Taking one harmless risk at a casino puts into motion a series of events that transforms her simple secure world into a life changing ordeal. The memories of how she managed to turn her life around may haunt her forever.
As he presses a revolver to his head, Reece Cole sees his little daughter's handprints on the windowpane. One last, painful reminder of her all too short life. But then he notices something about the handprints that defies belief. Something that verges on the impossible. He spends the next few days frantically trying to make sense of what is happening. Then a stranger stops at his gate with a small grey envelope. Inside is a single white card, inscribed with six breathtaking words: I can bring your daughter back.
Her life is dedicated to doing the best for everyone around her. In spite of battling a deadly disease, the smile on her face never faded. She did not know whether she had a week a month or a year or more to live, but she lived every day as if it were her last. Her solace was in helping those who could not look after themselves, and that became her life’s mission. Love came into her life in many disguises, and she found a best friend who helped her sail through. Will she be able to win over life or will she succumb to it?
Well-known artist Ellis Williams is in a slump and feeling all his fifty-three years. He's lost the joy which used to permeate his painting and despairs of ever regaining it. It doesn't help when he runs into a young man who comes on to him to win a bet, thus destroying more of Ellis's confidence. Then, at a party, Ellis meets Martin Lovell, a man his age whose partner died soon after they adopted their son. Will these two middle-aged men learn they should never let go of hope? Or is it too late for men their age to open themselves to the possibility of love and being loved?
New beginnings are just what the doctor ordered in this riveting tale by #1 New York Times bestselling author Sherryl Woods. As a psychologist, Mallory Blake knew there were times when one had to let go. She also knew just how much it hurt. After her husband’s death, she’d packed up her belongings and moved to San Francisco, wishing it was as easy to box up her memories and seal away her regrets. But she had her patients at the hospital who helped her move forward, patients like six-year-old Davey. The broken little boy needed Mallory—not that his doctor agreed. Mallory had heard the rumors about neurosurgeon Justin Whitmore. She had experienced firsthand his temper, his impossible standards and his undeniable charm. But beneath all of that, Mallory discovered Justin hid an old pain, one she wasn’t sure she could heal. And yet she couldn’t walk away from him. Because there were times when it was right to move on…and times when you took someone’s hand and never let go. Originally published in 1988. FREE BONUS STORY INCLUDED IN THIS VOLUME! Doctor, Soldier, Daddy by Caro Carson An army physician on a mission needs a mother for his child—and plain Jane Kendry Harrison is just what the doctor ordered. Dashing soldier Jamie MacDowell needs a mother for his infant son, stat! And while the handsome M.D. has no shortage of candidates, he lets his baby boy help with the selection. Little Sam falls for quiet Kendry Harrison—a surprising choice, maybe. But Jamie quickly realizes that the orderly’s sweet veneer hides a multitude of attractions—and if he’s not careful, he could wind up wrecking their carefully set-up “arrangement.” Originally published in 2013.
The top ten bestseller from the Nobel Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize In one of the most acclaimed novels of recent years, Kazuo Ishiguro imagines the lives of a group of students growing up in a darkly skewed version of contemporary England. Narrated by Kathy, now thirty-one, Never Let Me Go dramatises her attempts to come to terms with her childhood at the seemingly idyllic Hailsham School and with the fate that has always awaited her and her closest friends in the wider world. A story of love, friendship and memory, Never Let Me Go is charged throughout with a sense of the fragility of life.
Author: Mary Owen,Mac Owen,Travis Thrasher,John Baker
Category: Christian biography
"Mac and Mary are in high school when they fall in love in the 70s. Knowing the disapproval and shame a teenage pregnancy will bring, they keep it a secret from their church and from most of their family and friends, and make the heartbreaking decision to give up their baby for adoption. Eventually they marry and begin their life together, but before long fun-loving Mac isn't just a guy looking for a good time...he's a meth addict. God has a plan, however, and His timing is perfect. When Mac wakes up to the mess he's made of their young family's life, the couple seeks solace in their church and in recovery, beginning a miraculous journey that neither of them could have imagined. A story about a family's hurts and a father's habits, transformed by God's healing power."--Back cover.
Never Let Go, a New Adult Romance Novel Recommended for Ages 18 and Up Book #5 in the series beginning with "Tasting Never" Book #6: Never Did Say Releases July, 2015 “You can't just turn off love, Zella.” I'm going home with my head held in shame. I let the anger get the best of me, watched my heart get shattered in two, and had the audacity to ignore my mistake. Love is pain. It can be beautiful, sure, but beauty always fades. I should've known better. How am I supposed to tell my sister, Beth, that all of her hard work was for nothing? That my scholarships are gone, that the money she's been sending me is gone? I've given myself no choice. I have to go home. I have to face Noah. I have to look in the mirror and face the one person that scares me the most: myself. “Humans were made to love.. It's the only thing our species is really good at.” *Never Series Reading Order* Book #1: Tasting Never Book #2: Finding Never Book #3: Keeping Never OR Books #1-#3: Tasting, Finding, Keeping: The Story of Never Book #4: Never Can Tell Book #5: Never Let Go Book #6: Never Did Say Also Available by C.M. Stunich -Broken Pasts (Contemporary Adult Romance) -Hell Inc. (Comedic Paranormal Romance) -Real Ugly (New Adult Rock Star Romance)
""If you're suffering a crisis of faith, or know someone who is, read this book!"" E. Ives ""I thoroughly enjoyed this; couldn't put it down in fact...Lynda has written from a place of complete honesty...An excellent and potentially life changing book! Duopastorale At the beginning of 2009 Lynda Alsford was the parish evangelist at Christ Church Turnham Green in Chiswick, West London. But she was. . . Living a lie Preaching one thing. Believing another. Lost in broken dreams Her dreams in tatters around her feet. Addicted to overeating She buried her pain in binge eating He Never Let Go tells the story of an evangelist dealing with a crisis of faith. But it is ultimately the story of a loving heavenly Father, who never let His rebellious child go.
What Men Should Know About Women Before Attempting a Relationship
Author: Cattina C. Coleman
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
I am a woman of many attributes and as impressive as my background is I too find it hard to juggle a relationship, family, friends, and my career. With a two year old son, a new found relationship with a handsome young man who is just a year younger then me but so much wisdom he could teach a teacher; still pursuing my Doctorate Degree in Business, and building a company from the ground up; has definitely put my life in the fast lane. The inspiration to my book was having seen male friends of mine who are battling their own love lives and or the family. I wanted to create a book to help guide them in a path where they too can understand where we women are coming from when we ask them a million and one questions about relationships and family. So in my book To Have, To Hold, and To Never Let Go, I am letting men know the inner thoughts and acts of women and show how we are not that much different from you guys in the sense of commitment. The same thoughts you men have us women have too; we just go about them a little differently. So in this book allow these chapters to guide you men on how To Have a Woman, Hold a Woman, and To Never Let Her Go.
There are a Few People in every Profession Who Can Be Considered great at what they do, and a few who rise above greatness and approach legendary. In the fitness and conditioning world, Dan John is one of the greatest of all time. A true professional, and an expert in Every Sense of the Word: Dan John is a legend in this field. Alwyn Cosgrove, Alwyncosgrove.com After listening to Dan John Lecture Or Reading his work, I envy his athletes not only for the good fortune of receiving hiscoaching expertise, but also for the lessons that will carry them along through life. Dan is a common man, but an uncommon motivator. Dave Tate, CEO elitefts.com Coach John is one of the premier instructors in the world of movement, strength and athleticism. His lectures on athletic training have revolutionized the thinking of thousands, and this new text, Never Let Go, will Set the standard in smarter, more productive training methods. Dr. Mark Cheng, L. Ac, Ph.D., RKC Team Leader