Miles to Go

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Corgi, 2012 - Diaries - 316 pages
"Alan Christoffersen, a once-successful advertising executive, wakes one morning to find himself injured, alone, and confined to a hospital bed in Spokane, Washington. Sixteen days earlier, reeling from the sudden loss of his wife, his home and his business, Alan left everything he knew behind and set off on an extraordinary cross-country journey. Carrying only a backpack, he planned to walk to Key West, the farthest destination on his map. But a vicious roadside stabbing has interrupted Alan's trek and robbed him of his one source of solace- the ability to walk. Homeless and facing months of difficult recovery, Alan has nowhere to turn - until a mysterious woman enters his life and invites him into her home. Generous and kind, Angel seems almost too good to be true. But all is not as it appears as Alan soon realizes that before he can return to his own journey, he must first help Angel with hers. From one of today's bestselling storytellers comes an astonishing tale of life and death, love and second chances, and why sometimes the best way to heal your own suffering is by helping to heal someone else's. Inspiring, moving, and full of wisdom, Miles to Go picks up where the

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User Review  - Carlathelibrarian - www.librarything.com

Second in the installment and just as enjoyable. Alan Christofferson moves in with Angel, who helps him get back on his feet. When he realizes all is not right and tries to find out more, she shuts ... Read full review

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User Review  - sandylw - www.librarything.com

A man trying to recover from his wife's death decides to go on a journey walking across the country. He is mugged after a few hundred miles and plans change as he has to recuperate from his severe wounds. He gets help from a young woman who witnessed the crime. Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Richard Paul Evans is the No.1 bestselling author of The Christmas Boxand each of his 14 novels has appeared on the New York Timesbestseller list. There are more than 14 million copies of his books in print worldwide. His books have been translated into more than 22 languages, and several have been international bestsellers. Evans has won numerous awards for his writing and for his charity work with disadvantaged and abused children. He lives in Salt Lake City with his wife and 5 children.

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