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PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Firefly Summer i A little light can guide you home i .
i New York Times i and i USA Today i bestselling author Nan Rossiter s touching new novel reunites four sisters at their childhood vacation spot on Cape Cod where they uncover the truth about a past tragedy to find their future as a family .
The close knit Quinn siblings enjoyed the kind of idyllic childhood that seems made for greeting cards spending each summer at Whit s End the family s home on Cape Cod Then comes the summer of warm and lush after a rainy spring perfect firefly weather Sisters Birdie Remy Sailor Piper and their brother Easton delight in catching the insects in mason jars to make blinking lanterns Until one terrible night tragedy strikes .
Decades later the sisters have carved out separate lives on the Cape Through love and heartbreak health issues raising children and caring for their aging parents they have supported each other rarely mentioning their deep childhood loss But one evening as they sit together at Whit s End to watch the sun set the gathering fireflies elicit memories of that long ago night and a tumult of regrets guilt and secrets tumble out .
Poignant yet hopeful i Firefly Summer i is an uplifting story of the resilience of sisterhood and the bright glimpses of joy and solace that like fireflies after rain can follow even the deepest heartaches
A gripping story of three sisters of love lost and found and of a family s journey from grief to triumph A sure winner Debbie Macomber New York Times bestselling author br br Loosely connected to Rossiter s previous novels this tale is peopled with wonderfully intriguing characters both two and four legged The story within a story is moving quite emotional with much sadness but there s also joy This truly inspirational tear jerker will be remembered long after the last page RT Book Reviews stars TOP PICK br br From the back cover br br New York Times bestselling author Nan Rossiter weaves a poignant empowering novel in which three sisters gather to celebrate their mother s life and find new inspiration for living their own br br Losing her father on the night she was born could have torn Beryl Graham s family apart Instead it knitted them together Under their mother s steady guidance Beryl and her older sisters Isak and Rumer shared a childhood filled with happiness But now Mia Graham has passed away after battling Alzheimer s and her three daughters return to their New Hampshire home to say goodbye br br Swept up in memories and funeral preparations the sisters catch up on each other s lives Rumer and Isak have both known recent heartache while Beryl has given up hope of marriage But surprising revelations abound especially when they uncover Mia s handwritten memoir In it are secrets they never guessed at clandestine romance passionate dreams joy and guilt And as Beryl Rumer and Isak face a future without her they realize it s never too late to heed a mother s lessons about taking chances keeping faith and loving in spite of the risks
Rossiter s second novel after The Gin amp Chowder Club is an intimate portrayal of a family in crisis with good character development and a bucolic setting Publishers Weekly br br The modest ranch house where Callie Wyeth grew up looks just as she remembers it right down to the well worn sheets in the linen closet But in the years since Callie lived here almost everything else has changed Her father once indomitable is in poor health And Callie is a single mother with a beautiful little boy Henry who has just been diagnosed with autism Returning to this quiet New Hampshire community seems the best thing to do for both her father and her son s sake Even if it means facing Linden Finch the one she loved and left for reasons she s sure he ll never forgive Linden is stunned that Callie is back and that she has a son Yet in the warm funny relationship that develops between Henry and Linden s menagerie of rescued farm animals Callie begins to find hope Not just that her son might break through the wall of silence separating him from the world but that she too can make a new start amid the places and people that have never left her heart
i From New York Times i i and USA Today bestselling author Nan Rossiter comes a tender moving story of rekindled passion set amidst the timeless beauty of Nantucket i p Over twenty five years ago Liam Tate and Acadia McCormick Knox fell in love It was summer on Nantucket and seventeen year old Liam knew that wealthy college bound Cadie was way out of league for a local boy who restored boats for a living Yet the two became inseparable seizing every chance to slip away in Liam s runabout to secluded spots far from the world that was trying to keep them apart i i p p After Cadie returned home to New York and discovered she was pregnant her parents crushed any hope of communicating with the boy she d left behind Unanswered letters and calls couldn t change Liam s heart but over the years he s settled into a simple solitary life in his rambling beachfront house Now he s learned that Cadie is returning to Nantucket for the opening of her son s art show Over a weekend of revelations and poignant memories Cadie and Liam have an opportunity to confront the difference time can make the truths that never alter and the bittersweet second chances that arrive just in time to steer a heart back home p
Set against the beautiful backdrop of Cape Cod i The Gin amp Chowder Club i is an eloquent tender story of friendship longing and the enduring power of love br br The friendship between the Coleman and Shepherd families is as old and comfortable as the neighboring houses they occupy each summer on Cape Cod Samuel and Sarah Coleman love those warm months by the water the evenings spent on their porch enjoying gin and tonics good conversation and homemade clam chowder Here they ve watched their sons Isaac and Asa grow into fine young men and watched too as Nate Shepherd aching with grief at the loss of his first wife finally found love again with the much younger Noelle br br But beyond the surface of these idyllic gatherings the growing attraction between Noelle and handsome college bound Asa threatens to upend everything In spite of her guilt and misgivings Noelle is drawn into a reckless secret affair with far reaching consequences And over the course of one bittersweet unforgettable summer Asa will learn more than he ever expected about love the joys and heartache it awakens in us the lengths we ll go to keep it and the countless ways it can change our lives forever
New York Times bestselling author Nan Rossiter transports readers to Cape Cod with a warm compelling story of family new beginnings and finding the courage to love honestly and well The old Cape Cod house that Laney Coleman shares with her minister husband Noah and their five boys is usually brimming with cheerful chaos There s nothing fancy about the ancient kitchen or the wooden floors scuffed by the constant parade of activity and the clicking claws of their two Labrador retrievers It s a place to savor the sea breeze wafting through the windows or sip coffee on the porch before another hectic day begins This summer life promises to be even busier than usual because Noah s younger brother Micah wants to hold his upcoming wedding on their property br Though thrilled that Micah has found happiness after past heartache Laney is apprehensive about having her home turned upside down She has other concerns too her youngest son is being bullied at school and Noah s father is not the robust patriarch he once was in mind or body As the bride and groom s large close knit families gather there will be joyful celebration but also unexpected sorrows and revelations and a chance to store up a lifetime of memories during the fleeting precious days of summer
i A little light can guide you home i br br i New York Times i and i USA Today i bestselling author Nan Rossiter s touching new novel reunites four sisters at their childhood vacation spot on Cape Cod where they uncover the truth about a past tragedy to find their future as a family br br The close knit Quinn siblings enjoyed the kind of idyllic childhood that seems made for greeting cards spending each summer at Whit s End the family s home on Cape Cod Then comes the summer of warm and lush after a rainy spring perfect firefly weather Sisters Birdie Remy Sailor Piper and their brother Easton delight in catching the insects in mason jars to make blinking lanterns Until one terrible night tragedy strikes br br Decades later the sisters have carved out separate lives on the Cape Through love and heartbreak health issues raising children and caring for their aging parents they have supported each other rarely mentioning their deep childhood loss But one evening as they sit together at Whit s End to watch the sun set the gathering fireflies elicit memories of that long ago night and a tumult of regrets guilt and secrets tumble out br br Poignant yet hopeful i Firefly Summer i is an uplifting story of the resilience of sisterhood and the bright glimpses of joy and solace that like fireflies after rain can follow even the deepest heartaches
New York Times i and i USA Today i bestselling author Nan Rossiter brings together characters from her acclaimed novel i Nantucket i in a powerful heartwarming love story that bridges past and present i br br When Liam Tate was seven years old his uncle Cooper opened his heart and his Nantucket home to him In the intervening decades Liam has found both love and loss on the island and since learning of his son Levi s existence a new kind of happiness Yet one piece of his family history remains elusive the long ago romance between his uncle and Sally Adams Now Sally has a revelation that sets the whole town abuzz She s publishing a book about what happened during the summer when she and Cooper first met painting a picture so vivid it feels like yesterday br br In Winston Ellis Cooper III lands on Nantucket with only a duffel bag and a bottle of Jack Daniels He finds a sparsely furnished beach cottage about as far from Vietnam as he can get But even here Cooper can t withdraw from the world entirely Especially once his eyes meet Sally s in the flickering lights of a summer dance The effects of that fiery affair can still be felt decades later And as the story unfolds there are new lessons for all to learn about life s triumphs and heartaches and about loving enough to let go br br b Praise for the novels of Nan Rossiter b br br Nan Rossiter is at the peak of her storytelling abilities with i Under a Summer Sky i which is told with the kind of compassion grace and wisdom that is nearly unrivaled in contemporary fiction Examiner com br br Eloquent and surprising I love this story of faith love and the lasting bonds of family Ann Leary author of i The Good House i on i The Gin amp Chowder Club i br br A gripping story of three sisters of love lost and found and a family s journey from grief to triumph A sure winner Debbie Macomber i New York Times i bestselling author on i More Than You Know i
Rugby the family s beloved Labrador retriever finds himself unhappy with the new house guest Rosie a puppy brought home to be trained as a guide dog but they soon become the closest of friends until she has to leave to do the important work for which she is trained
Late in October Samuel and his father rescue an injured Canada goose and nurse her back to health on their farm hoping that she will be able to fly south with her mate and that they will return in the spring