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- New York Times bestseller
- The story of marriage, family, and forgiveness that has become not just a bestseller but an instant classic
After Jack and Laurel, good loving Christians, dies in each others arms, their three grown children return to the family home and discover their father wrote a letter to his wife every Wednesday. Though these letters, they discover a terrible secret that almost destroyed the marriage, and the love, faith, and good-will that kept them together until the end.
The surprise New York Times bestseller, from an author who delivers? American storytelling at its best? The story of marriage, family, and forgiveness that has become not just a bestseller but an instant classic Their story begins with one letter on their wedding night, a letter from the groom, promising to write his bride every week for as long they both shall live. Thirty-nine years later, Jack and Laurel Cooper die in each other's arms. And when their grown children return to the family B&B to arrange the funeral, they discover thousands of letters. The letters they read tell of surprising joys and sorrows. They also hint at a shocking family secret? and ultimately force the children to confront a life-changing moment of truth?
Number of Pages: 280
Genre: Fiction + Literature Themes
Sub-Genre: Conflicts + Dualities, Love + Relationships + Sex, Religion + Beliefs, Human Qualities + Behavior, Holidays, Family + Friendship
Publisher: Berkley Pub. Group
Author: Jason F. Wright
Street Date: August 26, 2008
Item Number (DPCI): 059-04-1983