Claire Cavenaugh has fallen in love for the first time in her...more
Differences between siblings couldn't be more extreme than they are in this overwrought feel-good novel by Hannah (Distant Shores), a tale about two estranged sisters. Meghann Dontess is a hotshot, well-to-do Seattle divorce lawyer in her 30s, entirely focused on her career. Her younger sister, Claire Cavenaugh, a single mom living in a backwater town in the Pacific Northwest, takes care of her five-year-old daughter and helps her father run his low-key lakeside resort. T...more
Now, many years later, Meghann is Seattle’s hottest divorce attorney disbelieving in love and living her rich life in a cold urban condo. While Claire stayed in her small country town with he...more
The story revolves around two sisters who were abandoned by their self-absorbed actress mother. The younger sister goes to live with her father in a secure and happy environment. The older s...more
This is a story of family disconnect, of sisters who lose touch, due to circumstances that are beyond the control of children so young. It is about the ability of families to overcome obstacles, even those involving years of separation, and become what they once were, only better.
The characters portrayed are easy to like and associate with. The joy, the pain, the heartache, of life it...more
Anyway - between sisters was another great Kristin Hannah book. I'm in - I will now be reading all of her books! I've yet to dislike one. Though I find them all a little heavy in that I'm waiting for the tears to flow once I reach the 3/4 mark of the book, I love he...more
But I do love the premise! About the relationship of sisters, Meghan and Claire. Theirs were more towards skating on thin ice. Brittle and waiting to break. Because, Meghan left Claire when she was a teenager. I love that in this book, the author give different points of views from Claire, Meghan and Joe.
At one point, I understand why Meghan...more
Meghann is not used to having a boss and does not get along with Claire's father, so she leaves.
Eventually Meghann bec...more
This was my least favorite of the four books I've read so far and it took over 100 pages for anything substantial to happen. Given that this book was just over 300 pages......more
Enduring a painful childhood together, then years apart, sisters Claire and Meghan have allowed old hurts and misunderstandings to determine the shape of their relationship as grown women. But when Claire announces she's ready to finally tie the knot with a man she's known only a short while, older sister, Meghan, steps in to protect her younger sibling fr...more
When Meghann is nearly killed, she is forced to reassess her life and her beliefs about love. Claire just found her happily ever after just in time for her own tragic ending. She need...more
Divorce attorney Meghann has a strained relationship with her younger half-sister, single mother Claire. Once close, with Meghann as surrogate mom, the two have little in common. Now she's on a mandatory "vacation" from work, and reuniting with her sister and niece, hoping to steer Claire's life in the right direction. Too bad all Claire wants is her sister's blessing.
I'm a Kristin Hannah fan. I love the way she creates compelling characters and heartfelt stories. Although BETWEEN...more
Years ago, Meghann Dontess made a terrible choice that cost her everything, including the love of her sister, Claire. Now, Meghann is a highly successful attorney who doesn’t believe in intimacy–until she meets the one man who can change h...more