One of the hundred books a year I read:

One of the hundred books a year I read:

David Baldacci One Summer

One Summer

David Baldacci

Purchase Options:

Affiliate links pay me a small commission on purchases but have no impact on your price.

Share this book with your friends!

Suffering from a terminal illness, Jack struggles to live for one last Christmas with his family while composing a letter a day for his wife to read after he is gone. When she is tragically killed in an accident, the three children are facing an uncertain future and Jack is moved to hospice.

But the unthinkable happens—Jack lives. His doctor is unable to explain his recovery, or if it will last for any period of time. Grieving for his lost wife, fighting with his in-laws, and trying to rebuild a strained relationship with his children, Jack takes the family to his wife’s childhood home on the coast of South Carolina.

Over that summer, he finds clues to his wife’s past, struggles to reconcile his grief, and helps his children learn to be a family again. And through these tribulations, Jack learns how to love again.

Leave a Comment





Three Ways To Follow D.K. Wall

Social

Media

Social media is great when it works, but in their quest for advertising dollars, social media channels like Facebook insist I pay them to share my posts with my readers and even that doesn't guarantee it. Train your feed by liking and commenting on posts.

Monday

Musing

Receive a weekly email containing the complete Monday Musing (random observations on life or a short story), descriptions of the best of the 100 books a year I read, interesting links to things that amuse me, a vocabulary word, and a gratuitous dog photo.

Monthly

Newsletter

A monthly email with news about upcoming books, links to Monday Musings, fun surveys with your fellow readers, and subscriber exclusives. As a thank you, new subscribers receive two FREE ebooks. You may unsubscribe at any time, no questions asked.