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User Review  - jbarr5 - LibraryThing

one summer by David Baldacci Jack is on his deathbed, but his wife dies and the kids are sent to other homes. In SC he gets better and rejoins all the kids to be a family again. Jack returned from the ... Read full review

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User Review  - brendajanefrank - LibraryThing

Unlike Baldacci's usual suspense/thrillers, "One Summer" is an Oprah-type book, almost chick lit. It's about family, grief, death, loss, transitions, coming of age and overcoming adversity. There's ... Read full review

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User Review  - jo-jo - LibraryThing

This novel is so unlike Baldacci's thrillers that we are accustomed to, but it is a welcome change for me. As an audiobook McClarty and Cassidy embraced the listeners by making me want to hear more ... Read full review

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User Review  - tututhefirst - LibraryThing

One Summer is a complete departure from David Baldacci's normal political thriller, action adventures. It is a romance, some would call it chick-lit, but it is every bit as well written as his other ... Read full review

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User Review  - sunnydrk - LibraryThing

An excellent book that you won't want to put down (I read it in 1 day). Not a "typical" David Baldacci book. A story of lives on the edge and recovery; about a family rebuilding itself. The characters come alive (they almost jump off the page) and the story seems so real. Read full review

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User Review  - abcarroll - LibraryThing

Jack is dying, he has accepted his fate and is preparing to leave his family behind. He promises his wife he will make it to Christmas for her and the kids. Christmas Eve the unthinkable happens. This is a great story about the strength of family and the bonds of love. I really enjoyed this book. Read full review

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User Review  - jovilla - LibraryThing

It's nearly Christmas and Jack is in bed dying of an incurable disease while his wife and 3 children try to make the best of it. A tragedy is followed by a miracle ; Jack and the children end up at a beach house in South Carolina trying to make a new life. This is good light reading. Read full review

good book

User Review  - lms222222222 - Overstock.com

This was a good book with an interesting story. It was somewhat predictable but still a pretty good read. Different from his other books. Read full review

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User Review  - MargaretdeBuhr - LibraryThing

A real tear-jerker. Definitely a godd summer beach read. Read full review


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