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Author:
Higgins, Kristan, author.
Title:
A little ray of sunshine [LP] / Kristan Higgans.
Format:
[LP] /
Edition:
Center Point Large Print edition.
Publisher:
Center Point Large Print
Copyright Date:
2023
Description:
639 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Subject:
Adopted children--Fiction.
Secrecy--Fiction.
Vacations--Fiction.
Mothers--Fiction.
Literary fiction.
Notes:
Includes discussion questions.
Summary:
A kid walks into your bookstore and... guess what? He's your son. The one you put up for adoption eighteen years ago. The one you never told anyone about. Surprise! And a huge surprise it is. It's a huge surprise to his adoptive mother, Monica, who thought she had a close relationship with Matthew, her nearly adult son. Until he secretly arranged a vacation to Cape Cod so he could meet his birth mother... without a word to her. It's also a surprise to Harlow, the woman who secretly placed him for adoption so many years ago. She has built a quiet life, running a bookstore with her grandfather, and is happily single... though she can't help gravitating toward Grady Byrne, an old friend who has moved back to town, three-year-old daughter in tow, and no wife in the picture. When Matthew walks into Harlow's store, she faints. Monica panics. And all their assumptions about what being a parent really means explode... This summer will be full of more surprises as both their families are redefined...and as both women learn that for them, there's no limit to a mother's love.
ISBN:
163808808X
9781638088080
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