Publish date: June 2011
Edition language: English
, Book Club
, Realistic Fiction
, Coming Of Age
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
I have 5-star love for most of this book...except for the quarter that gave me 1-star irritation.I can definitely see what the fuss is about, why educators and the lot love this book. However, I can also see why many readers are all, "Oh, the DRAMA! Make it STOP!"I loved:-The family dynamic going on...
For those of us who have no real experience with military life, Laura Harrington's book is a window into the lives of those who stay behind when a loved one goes to war. It feels real. It is filled with tension. It is heart-wrenching on many levels. I really, really like this book and it left me...
Obtained: Through Goodreads First Reads I have always wondered about wartimes and all the broken families that were left behind when one of their loved ones goes off to fight in the war. I know if I was in that position, I can't deal with it with the constant reminder of my missing loved one. What i...
there are lots of reviews on this site explaining the story of this book....all I'll say is it damn near broke my heart.. excellent....