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The Road She Left Behind by Christine Nolfi
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it was amazing

Three women. Two families torn apart by secrets.

Crushed by guilt over the car accident that killed her father and sister, and torn apart by her mother’s resentment, Darcy Goodridge fled her family estate eight years ago and hasn’t looked back. Now an unexpected phone call threatens to upend what little serenity she’s found. Her nephew, Emerson, who was just a baby when his mother died, has gone missing. Darcy must return home and face her past in order to save him.

Once back in Ohio, Darcy realizes there’s more to Emerson’s disappearance—and to the sudden retirement of her mother, Rosalind—than meets the eye. As she works to make inroads with Rosalind, Darcy begins to unravel a decades-old secret that devastated her family and forced a wedge between her and Michael Varano, the man she left heartbroken when she vanished after the funeral. After carrying the scars of that fateful night for almost a decade, Darcy is determined to find closure, healing, and maybe even love where she lost them all in the first place—right back home where she belongs.

The Road She Left Behind, was an excellent book. Each character I was so connected too. A book of lessons of love, humanity: forgiveness, healing, and letting go, I felt myself smiling quite a bit as well felt a tear I had to wipe away. All of the characters were people I wish I knew.


Thank you, NetGalley for the advance copy for a review.
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April 18, 2019 – Shelved

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