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ONE SUMMER

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Baldacci (Hell's Corner, 2010, etc.) departs from thriller mode to pen this often-maudlin tale of familial reinvention.In Iraq and Afghanistan, Jack earned two Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star, but it appears that the appointment in Samarra he dodged has been waiting for him in Cleveland, Ohio. As Christmas nears, he is dying of an unnamed but always terminal disease, surrounded by his two boys ... Read full review

Review: One Summer

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Melanie Smith

On his death bed, Jack Armstrong prepares to leave his family in the care of his loving wife, Lizzie, when the unthinkable happens: Lizzie is killed in a car accident, just days from her husband's expected demise. Her vehicle had been mangled in her rush to get the medications that relieve Jack of his agonizing throes. Their children are met with this news by a policeman on their own doorstep and ... Read full review

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