A Bend in the Road
Life can sometimes deal devastating blows . . .
When Miles Ryan loses his wife in a hit-and-run accident, grief brings his life to a stand still. As a deputy sheriff in the North Carolina town of New Bern, he longs to bring the unknown driver to justice.
Then Miles meets Sarah Andrew. After a difficult divorce, Sarah is hoping to start again - but she knows it won't be ea
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Nicholas Sparks is like comfort food, I always know going in the kind of emotional love story I’m going to get and I can count on being sucked into the lives, loves and heartache of his small town characters. They’re written realistic ...more
The SECOND BE ...more
While Miles immersed himself with his search, seven-year-old Jonah suffered. He missed not only his mother, but al ...more
This was pretty good, sure.
So there's a bunch of rivalry going on in this tiny city. Sarah-I think that's her name-had just come for a couple months, as a school teacher and meets this kid Jonas. He's kinda falling behind-no not dumb-but was not pushed to doing work and stuff.
And it was because his mom had died, so from pity, teachers passed him despite his lack of education.
So yes. A parent-teacher conference is needed.
And yes. Once a ...more
Miles Ryan has been struggling over the past two years to find his footing in life after his wife Missy was killed in a hit and run. Just how disconnected he has been is brought home when he finds out how badly his son Jonah is doing in school.
Right, so I was recommended this book by my co-worker who I made read the Hunger Games, and ...more
I want to read more.
Saras husband Micheal was in love with her, but no children is a deal breaker. He wanted a perfect life, and he wasn't going to have that with her. It sounds horrible, but they wouldn't have been happy.
Miles seems like a good man. He apparently loved and missed his wife. He's trying so hard to keep going and take care of Jonah.
I'm just waiting for Otis to do something.
I like the simple deal Sarah makes with Miles about helping Jonah. The f ...more
Safe Haven, single dad.
The Choice, single dad (effectively).
A Walk to Remember, single dad (though not the protagonist of the story).
A Bend in the Road, single dad.
Safe Haven, chick moves to a new town.
The Choice, chick moves to a new town.
A Walk t ...more
O principal factor que move Miles Ryan, é justiça pela morte inexplicada e súbita da mulher Missy.
A história começa quando o filho de Miles, Jonah começa a ter problemas de aprendizagem na escola. Sarah, a professora oferece-se para umas explicações ao miúdo e a partir daí a relação entre a professora e Miles desenvolve-se. O romance deste casal, achei bonito mas 'mais do mesmo', ou seja típico dos muitos romances de Nicholas Sparks.
Mesmo tendo uma relação estável, o acidente da mulher ...more
i love this book, it is definately something i would recomend! at first when it was talking about Miles' wife, i was sad already knowing she later died leave him and Johan to live their lives alone and in pain. i don't like think about people upset even if it is only a book, but then came along sarah, oh the wonderfull sarah! they both deserved each other, hell they more t ...more
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The emotional bondage between the lead characters during their different times was narrated so touchingly!! And yeah there is always the sparks kind of romance which is always a worth read!! The death of his wife and the repercussions were narrated in a wonderful way!! The pinch of sentime ...more
De obicei cartile lui sunt vibrante,memorabile si pline de drame.
Nu drama a lipsit aici,ci suspansul.
Cartea este scrisa sub forma unui jurnal,si urmarim povestea din perspectiva unei terte persoane,iar acest lucru nu prea mi-a placut.
Din acest motiv nici povestea de dragoste nu este prea spectaculoasa,iar acest lucru ma determina sa acord doar 3 stele acestei carti.
Nu personajele ,sau poveste in sine i-mi d ...more
It is beautifully written, about a man Miles who has lost his wife to a hit and run accident, he's left all alone to raise his son Jonah who happens to be struggling at school. This struggle connected him to Sarah and here is where it all begins. They fall in love and ...more
I pick it up from the library and truly I'm not disapointed.
Eventhough I don't usually read this kind of ficton I was surprised with myself to be following every line of the story and feeling sympathetic towards the main caracters. The plot and the twist of the story was well written and at some point, I trully felt the loss of a wife and how it is hard to be alone with a small child to raise.
Sometimes fate does ha ...more
After breaking the N ...more