New Read [ A Bend in the Road] author [ Nicholas Sparks ] – grisedalelodge.co.uk

A Bend in the Road Miles Ryan s life seemed to end the day his wife was killed in a hit and run accident two years ago Missy had been his first love, and Miles fervently believes she will be his last As a deputy in the North Carolina town of New Bern, Miles Ryan not only grieves for Missy, but also longs to bring the unknown driver to justice Then Miles meets Sarah Andrews The second grade teacher of his son, Jonah, Sarah had left Balti after a difficult divorce to start over in the gentler surroundings of New Bern Perhaps it s her own emotional wounds that make her sensitive to the hurt she first sees in Jonah s eyes, and then his father s.Tentatively, Sarah and Miles reach out to each other Soon they are both laughing for the first time in years and falling in love Neither will be able to guess how closely linked they are to a shocking secret one that will force them to question everything they ever believed in and make a heartbreaking choice that will change their lives forever.In A Bend in the Road, Nicholas Sparks writes with a luminous intensity about life s bitter turns and incomparable sweetness His affirming message carries a powerful lesson about the imperfections of being human, the mistakes we all make, and the joy that comes when we give ourselves to love Did You Know The final draft of A Bend in the Road was 30,000 words shorter than the first draft Most of the places described in the novel are real The main character was named after Nicholas s two oldest sons, Miles and Ryan Free Read [ A Bend in the Road ] author [ Nicholas Sparks ] – grisedalelodge.co.uk

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  1. Great read a romantic storyline with a twist also heartwarming and endearing paperback

  2. A Bend in the Road, Nicholas Sparks 1381 460 9645634237 21 29 1988 A Bend in the Road, Nicholas Sparks 1381 460 9645634237 21 29 1988

  3. This is an awesome book It has a little bit of romance and a little mystery It will embed images in your mind that will be hard to escape Love and forgiveness will have a new meaning in your life Yes, it does have a little bit of everything A husband s love, a father s love, a cop in action, romance, mystery FORGIVENESS I won t tell you what it is about, because I think you should read it REALLY ...

  4. M s bien un tres y medio tirando a cuatro A veces, sencillamente, lees lo que tu alma necesita en ese momento Es una comuni n nica, una lazo invisible que anhela como un suave b lsamo esas palabras escritas, que tus ojos recorren No voy a decir que esta sea una gran novela, ni que...

  5. Surely the Danielle Steele set must rejoice whenever Sparks churns out a new book While this was not the worst Sparks book I ve ever read there, I ve admitted it I ve readthan one , that is a pretty low bar I cannot even believe I read this Not only do I not remember why I picked this book up, I cannot remember the ending Suggestion skip this book and save a few hours of your life put it to good use gardening, playing with your children, or better yet, choosing a good author who d Surely the Danielle Steele set must rejoice whenever Sparks churns out a new book While this was not the worst Sparks book I ve ever read there, I ve admitted it I ve readthan one , that is a pretty low bar I cannot even believe I...

  6. Wish I had a dollar for each time a character ran their hands through their hair.

  7. Opening LineOn the morning of August 29, 1988, a littlethan two years after his wife had passed away, Miles Ryan stood on the back porch of his house, smoking a cigarette, watching as the rising sun slowly changed the morning sky from dusky grey to orange Nicholas Sparks is like comfort food, I always know going in the kind of emotional love story I m going to get and I can count on being sucked into the lives, loves and heartache of his small town characters They re written realistic Opening LineOn the morning of August 29, 1988, a littlethan two years after his wife had passed away, Miles Ryan stood on the back porch of his house, smoking a cigarette, watching as the rising sun slowly changed the morning sky from dusky grey to orange Nicholas Sparks is like comfort food, I always know going in the kind of emotional love story I m going to get and I can count on being sucked into the lives, loves and heartache of his small town characters They re written realistically, I mean I feel like I know them, flaws and all and I usually want to move to whatever town it is he s describing Sure sometimes the stories are predictable and I find that the couple de jour spouts the I love you s too soon for my liking or realism s sake but still his stories are always a pleasure to read, which is what keeps me coming back for .A BEND IN THE ROAD was a surprise in that it keeps a sense of mystery going thro...

  8. Some stories don t have happy endings and some do This one of course can t really have a happy ending because a wife and mother have died But, this book tells the story of a man s journey through grief, and anyone who has been through the loss of a loved one knows that the pain never ends Nicholas Sparks did a wonderful job of reminding us of that, it was not a week love story, someone dies, someone else comes along and they live happily ever after Instead it spoke clearly of the struggle an Some stories don t have happy endings and some do This one of course can t really have a happy ending because a wife and mother have died But, this book tells the story of a man s journey through grief, and anyone who has been through the loss of a loved one knows that the pain never ends Nicholas Sparks did a wonderful job of reminding us of that, it was not a week love story, someone dies, someone else comes along and they live happily ever after Instead it spoke clearly of the struggle and inner turmoil of a man wanting to get on with his life but never really being able to let go He had the flashbacks and constant memories that we all have when going through grief This aspect of the book was excellent and could not be faulted.Whilst I loved the char...

  9. A Bend in the Road is a tragedy and a love story Miles is the police sheriff who also happens to be a young widower His wife died in a Hit and Run, which he and Jonah his kid are still trying to recover from and deal with When Miles meets Sarah, Jonah s teacher, he starts to think he could find love again However, not everything is easy for Miles because he s so obsessed with trying to find his wife s killer. which could somehow put strain on his new and deve...

  10. 3 Svi znaju za Milesa i Missy Srednjo kolska ljubav, divan brak i jedan sin, Jonah No, jednog dana se sve mijenja Miles ostaje udovac nakon to Missy pronalaze mrtvu pored obli nje ceste Ne zna se ko je kriv za njenu smrt, a dvije godine nakon toga Miles jo uvijek traga za krivcem Jednog dana se u njegovom ivotu pojavljuje Sarah, Jonahom u iteljica i on polako kre e dalje sve dok se ne pojave novi dokazi o po iniocu Roman je vrlo jednostavno pisan, ima svega nekoliko likova i radnju k 3 Svi znaju za Milesa i Missy Srednjo kolska ljubav, divan brak i jedan sin, Jonah No, jednog dana se sve mijenja Miles ostaje udovac nakon to Missy pronalaze mrtvu pored obli nje ceste Ne zna se ko je kriv za njenu smrt, a dvije godine nakon toga Miles jo uvijek traga za krivcem Jednog dana se u njegovom ivotu pojavljuje Sarah, Jonahom u iteljica i on polako kre e dalje sve dok se ne pojave novi dokazi o po iniocu Roman je vrlo jednostavno pisan, ima svega nekoliko likova i radnju koja te e bez nekih pretjeranih obrata U pojedinim dijelovima romana uba ena su pisma po inioca u kojima on pri a svoju stranu pri e Moram re i da sam oko polovine romana znala o kome je rije , a kada je Sparks napokon otkrio ko je to, nisam se ne to posebno iznenadila likovi su prili no mlaki, katakterizacija je mogla biti bolja, pa se zbog toga nisam ne to posebno zbli ila sa likovima i njihovim ivotima Pozitivna strana ovog romana je pitanje koje otva...