Angel Falls: A Novel (Google eBook)

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Random House Publishing Group, Jun 23, 2010 - Fiction - 271 pages
32 Reviews
When Mikaela Campbell, beloved wife and mother, falls into a coma, it is up to her husband, Liam, to hold the family together and care for their grieving, frightened children. Doctors tell Liam not to expect a recovery, but he believes that love can accomplish what medical science cannot. Daily he sits at Mikaela’s bedside, telling her stories of the precious life they have built together, hoping against hope that she will wake up. But then he discovers evidence of his wife’s secret past: a hidden first marriage to movie star Julian True.
 
Desperate to bring Mikaela back at any cost, Liam knows that he must turn to Julian for help. But will that choice cost Liam his wife, his family, and everything he holds dear? One of Kristin Hannah’s most moving novels, Angel Falls is a poignant and unforgettable portrait of marriage and commitment, of an ordinary man who dares to risk everything in the name of love.
 
Praise for Angel Falls
 
“A tearjerker . . . about the triumphs of family.”—Detroit Free Press
 
“An all-night reading affair—you won’t be able to put it down. . . . [Angel Falls will] make you laugh and cry.”—New York Post
 
 “A jewel . . . Hannah has executed her premise perfectly and plumbed its implications for every ounce of feeling.”San Jose Mercury News
 
“Hannah writes of love with compassion and conviction.”—Luanne Rice


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User Review  - Cindy Rawlings - Goodreads

Again, another masterpiece by Kristin Hannah. Was fighting tears through most of the book. It always amazes me when I encounter a writer who is gifted enough to make me FEEL the sadness, anguish, love ... Read full review

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User Review  - Notbucket24 - Goodreads

I've read multiple books by this author and liked every one of them. This one was just too much like an over-the-top Hallmark movie. The characters and setting were too contrived, Liam was too perfect ... Read full review

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Kristin Hannah is the New York Times bestselling author of many acclaimed novels, including Fly Away and Winter Garden. She and her husband live in the Pacific Northwest and Hawaii.


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