Magic Hour: A Novel

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Ballantine Books #ad - Julia cates is determined to free the extraordinary little girl she calls Alice from a prison of unimaginable fear and isolation. 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.

One of kristin Hannah’s most compelling and riveting novels. Booklist. Speechless and alone, she offers no clue as to her identity, no hint of her past. In the rugged pacific northwest lies the Olympic National Forest—nearly a million acres of impenetrable darkness and impossible beauty. Having retreated to her western Washington hometown after a scandal left her career in ruins, child psychiatrist Dr.

Magic Hour: A Novel #ad - From deep within this old growth forest, a six-year-old girl appears. 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. 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.

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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. Bonus: this edition contains an Angel Falls discussion guide and an excerpt from Kristin Hannah's Distant Shores.

When mikaela campbell, liam, beloved wife and mother, it is up to her husband, falls into a coma, to hold the family together and care for their grieving, 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.

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

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True Colors: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - 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. Everything comes easily for Vivi Ann, until a stranger comes to town. Loyalties will be tested and secrets revealed, and a terrible, shocking crime will shatter both their family and their beloved town. But as the best lawyer in town, she's determined to someday find a way to prove her worth to him.

True Colors: A Novel #ad - Aurora, the middle sister, is the family peacemaker. In a matter of moments, everything will change. Winona, the oldest, needs her father's approval most of all. The grey sisters will be pitted against one another in ways that none could have imagined. With breathtaking pace and penetrating emotional insight, forgiveness, redemption-and ultimately, True Colors is an unforgettable novel about sisters, rivalry, what it means to be a family.

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.

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Night Road: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - And then on a hot summer's night, one bad decision is made. But senior year of high school tests them all. Then zach falls in love with Lexi and the three become inseparable. 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. When lexi baill moves into their small, close-knit community, no one is more welcoming than Jude. 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.

Night Road: A Novel #ad - You cannot read night Road and not be affected by the story and the characters. It's a dangerous, explosive season of drinking, driving, parties, and kids who want to let loose. Lexi, a former foster child with a dark past, quickly becomes Mia's best friend. It is a luminous, heartbreaking novel that captures both the exquisite pain of loss and the stunning power of hope.

In the blink of an eye, the Farraday family will be torn apart and Lexi will lose everything. 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, universal, love, and emotionally complex, identity, Night Road raises profound questions about motherhood, and forgiveness.

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Distant Shores: A Novel

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Ballantine Books #ad - But after the girls leave home, Jack and Elizabeth quietly drift apart. New york times bestsellerelizabeth and jackson shore married young, raised two daughters, and weathered the storms of youth as they built a family. In a daring move that shocks her husband, friends, and daughters, 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. In the aftermath, she questions everything about her life—her choices, her marriage, even her long-forgotten dreams. From a distance, their lives look picture perfect. When jack accepts a wonderful new job, Elizabeth puts her own needs aside to follow him across the country.

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Summer Island

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Ballantine Books #ad - Summer island is a beautiful novel, tender, funny, sad, and ultimately triumphant. From the Hardcover edition. Her youngest daughter, ruby, is a struggling comedienne who uses her famous mother as fuel for her bitter, cynical humor. Nora is not the woman Ruby has hated all these years. Witty, wise, and vulnerable, she is desperate to reconcile with her daughter.

When the tabloids unearth a scandalous secret from Nora's past, their estrangement suddenly becomes dramatic: Nora is injured in an accident and a glossy magazine offers Ruby a fortune to write a tell-all about her mother. Nora insists they retreat to summer island in the San Juans, to the lovely old house on the water where Ruby grew up, a place filled with childhood memories of love and joy and belonging.

Summer Island #ad - There ruby is also reunited with her first love and his brother. Once, the three of them had been best friends, inseparable. New york times bestseller • the author of the cherished bestseller on mystic lake returns with a poignant, luminous novel about a mother and daughter--the complex ties that bind them, the past that separates them, funny, and the healing that comes with forgiveness.

And she must, finally, allow herself to love. Years ago, nora bridge walked out on her marriage and left her daughters behind.

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Between Sisters

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Ballantine Books #ad - As her wedding day approaches, she prepares to face her harsh, judgmental older sister and their self-absorbed mother. Sisters by blood, each stands at a crossroads, strangers by choice, ready to confront the betrayals of the past. 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, captivating new book, in her rich, once lost to each other, she creates an indelible portrait of two women, about to come together in a time of exquisite joy and almost unbearable sadness. 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.

Between Sisters #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. She can make you laugh or break your heart with a single word. It is the first time they have been together in more than two decades. Claire cavenaugh has fallen in love for the first time in her life.

Now, meghann is a hotshot divorce attorney who doesn’t believe in intimacy–until she meets the one man who can change her mind.

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Winter Garden

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St. Martin's Press #ad - 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.

But when their beloved father falls ill, Meredith and Nina find themselves together again, standing alongside their cold, Anya, disapproving mother, who even now, offers no comfort to her daughters. 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.

Winter Garden #ad - As children, the only connection between them was the Russian fairy tale Anya sometimes told the girls at night. 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.

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. 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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Home Front: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - 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. 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, and ultimately, honor, heroism, loss, Home Front is a story of love, hope.

All families have wounds. In her letters home, she paints a rose-colored version of her life on the front lines, shielding her family from the truth. All marriages have a breaking point. Like many couples, bills, michael and Jolene Zarkades have to face the pressures of everyday life-children, careers, chores-even as their twelve-year marriage is falling apart.

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

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Comfort & Joy: A Novel

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Ballantine Books #ad - Now, as the holiday approaches, she is at a crossroads in her life; recently divorced and alone, she can’t summon the old enthusiasm for celebrating. In comfort & joy, she offers a modern-day fairy tale—the story of a woman who gets a miraculous chance at happiness. Joy candellaro once loved Christmas more than any other time of the year.

When an unexpected detour takes her deep into the woods of the Olympic rainforest, Joy makes a bold decision to leave her ordinary life behind—to just walk away—and thus begins an adventure unlike any she could have imagined. In the small town of rain valley, six-year-old Bobby O’Shea is facing his first Christmas without a mother.

So without telling anyone, she buys a ticket and boards a plane bound for the beautiful Pacific Northwest. And the new life only she can find. From the Hardcover edition. In helping bobby and Daniel heal, Joy finds herself again. But not everything is as it seems in quiet Rain Valley, Joy’s world is ripped apart, and in an instant, and her heart is broken.

Comfort & Joy: A Novel #ad - On a magical christmas eve, joy must find the courage to believe in a love—and a family—that can’t possibly exist, a night of impossible dreams and unexpected chances, and go in search of what she wants . New york times bestselling author Kristin Hannah is beloved by readers around the world for her unique blend of powerful emotion and exquisite storytelling.

Unable to handle the loss, Bobby has closed himself off from the world, talking only to his invisible best friend.

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Fly Away: A Novel

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St. Martin's Press #ad - TullyandKate. Nothing and no one seems to matter to her. 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. Best friends forever. Sixteen-year-old Marah Ryan is devastated by her mother's death. She repeatedly abandoned her daughter, but now she comes back, Tully, as a child, drawn to her daughter's side at a time when Tully is most alone.

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 new beginnings, heart-wrenching novel about love, loss, and where there is love, there is hope, Fly Away reminds us that where there is life, there is forgiveness.

Fly Away: A Novel #ad - But stories end, don't they? You lose the people you love and you have to find a way to go on. Told with her trademark powerful storytelling and illuminating prose, Kristin Hannah reveals why she is one of the most beloved writers of our day. More than thirty years ago. Once, i walked down a night-darkened road called Firefly Lane, a long time ago, all alone, on the worst night of my life, and I found a kindred spirit.

. Tully hart has always been larger than life, a woman fueled by big dreams and driven by memories of a painful past.

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