The In-Between Hour

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The In-Between Hour

By Barbara Claypole White

Mira Books, Paperback, 9780778314752, 357pp.

Publication Date: December 31, 2013

Description

What could be worse than losing your child?Having to pretend he's still alive

Bestselling author Will Shepard is caught in the twilight of grief, after his young son dies in a car accident. But when his father's aging mind erases the memory, Will rewrites the truth. The story he spins brings unexpected reliefuntil he's forced to return to rural North Carolina, trapping himself in a lie.

Holistic veterinarian Hannah Linden is a healer who opens her heart to strays but can only watch, powerless, as her grown son struggles with inner demons. When she rents her guest cottage to Will and his dad, she finds solace in trying to mend their broken world, even while her own shatters.

As their lives connect and collide, Will and Hannah become each other's only hopeif they can find their way into a new story, one that begins with love.

"A moving story about the challenges of OCD and grief combined with the power of the human spirit to find love in the most unlikely of places." Eye on Romance on The Unfinished Garden.



About the Author
English born and educated, Barbara Claypole White lives in the North Carolina forest with her family. Inspired by her poet/musician son s courageous battles against obsessive-compulsive disorder, Barbara writes hopeful stories about troubled families with a healthy dose of mental illness. Her debut novel, The Unfinished Garden, won the 2013 Golden Quill Contest for Best First Book, and The In-Between Hour was chosen by SIBA (the Southern Independent Booksellers) as a Winter 2014 Okra Pick. For more information, or to connect with Barbara, please visit barbaraclaypolewhite.com.


Praise For The In-Between Hour
“A moving story about the challenges of OCD and grief combined with the power of the human spirit to find love in the most unlikely of places.” —Eye on Romance on The Unfinished Garden