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  • 0 of 6 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 0 of 6 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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38 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ada Public Library SPA (Text) 33500013677372 New In transit -
Fosston Public Library SPA (Text) 33500013674312 New On holds shelf -
Hawley Public Library SPA (Text) 33500013674320 New On holds shelf -
Hendrum LINK Site SPA (Text) 33500013677380 New In transit -
McIntosh Public Library SPA (Text) 33500013674338 New Checked out 10/12/2022
Moorhead Public Library SPA (Text) 33500013674346 New Checked out 10/12/2022

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593449554
  • ISBN: 059344955X
  • Physical Description: 367 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, [2022]

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Summary, etc.:
"From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Wish comes a poignant love story about risking everything for a dream--and whether it's possible to leave the past behind. Colby Mills once felt destined for a musical career, until tragedy grounded his aspirations. Now the head of a small family farm in North Carolina, he spontaneously takes a gig playing at a bar in St. Pete's Beach, Florida, seeking a rare break from his duties at home. But when he meets Morgan Lee, his world is turned upside-down, making him wonder if the responsibilities he has shouldered need dictate his life forever. The daughter of affluent Chicago doctors, Morgan has graduated from a prestigious college music program with the ambition to move to Nashville and become a star. Romantically and musically, she and Colby complete each other in a way that neither has ever known. While they are falling headlong in love, Beverly is on a heart-pounding journey of another kind. Fleeing an abusive husband with her six-year-old son, she is trying to piece together a life for them in a small town far off the beaten track. With money running out and danger seemingly around every corner, she makes a desperate decision that will rewrite everything she knows to be true. In the course of a single unforgettable week, two young people will navigate the exhilarating heights and heartbreak of first love. Hundreds of miles away, Beverly will put her love for her young son to the test. And fate will draw all three people together in a web of life-altering connections... forcing each to wonder whether the dream of a better life can ever survive the weight of the past"-- Provided by publisher.
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2022 August #1
    Colby is taking the first vacation from his family farm that he has had in years. It's not entirely a vacation, since he is playing in a band at a bar in Florida. There, he meets Morgan, a young woman of means from Chicago who just graduated college and is getting ready to launch her own music career. They fall in love within days, and he wonders if he will be able to change his life and follow this new, unexpected direction. Colby and Morgan's story alternates with that of Beverly, who is running from her abusive husband and trying to hide her young son to keep him safe. Beverly's tale is fraught with tension, and readers will realize that there is more to her situation than it appears. When Colby is called home to deal with a family emergency, forces converge to link Beverly with the lovers. Sparks' (The Wish, 2021) latest appealing novel is filled with plenty of serious situations among the dreams and romance and rewards with a satisfyingly hopeful ending. Copyright 2022 Booklist Reviews.

Subject: Farmers > North Carolina > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Musicians > Fiction.
Abused women > Fiction.
Women physicians > Fiction.
Abused women.
Farmers.
Man-woman relationships.
Musicians.
Women physicians.
North Carolina > Fiction.
North Carolina.
Genre: Romance fiction.
Fiction.
Romance fiction.
Novels.
Novels.

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