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Heat Wave by Nancy Thayer

Unerringly perceptive, superbly written, every page packed with the warmth and compassionate wisdom that have become Nancy Thayer’s trademark,<i>Heat Wave</i>tells the moving story of a woman who, after her seemingly perfect life unravels, must find the strength to live and love again.<br /> <br /> Making the startling discovery that her family finances are in dire straits is only the latest shock endured by Carley Winsted after her husband’s sudden death from a heart attack. Resisting her in-laws’ well-meaning overtures to take in Carley and her two daughters, the young widow instead devises a plan to keep her family in their beloved home, a grand historic house on the island of Nantucket.<br /> <br /> The solution is right at Carley’s front door: transforming her expensive, expansive house into a bed-and-breakfast. Not everyone, however, thinks this plan prudent or quite respectable-especially not Carley’s mother-in-law. Further complicating a myriad of challenges, a friend forces Carley to keep a secret that, if revealed, will undo families and friendships.<br /> <br /> When her late husband’s former law partner keeps showing up at the most unexpected times, Carley must cope with an array of mixed feelings. And then, during a late-summer heat wave, the lives of Carley and her friends and family will be forever changed in entirely unexpected ways.<br /> <br /> Lyrical, emotional, dramatic, and ultimately wonderfully uplifting, Nancy Thayer’s latest novel is compelling from its first page to its last.<br /> <br /> <br /> <i>From the Hardcover edition.</i

Author: Nancy Thayer

Language: English

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 304

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Publication Date: 2011-06-21

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ISBN: 0345518314


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