Revised edition: this edition of When I Found You includes editorial revisions. Fifteen years after discovering an abandoned baby boy in the woods, widower Nathan McCann finds him abandoned once again—this time at his doorstep—in this emotional tale from New York Times bestselling author Catherine Ryan Hyde.
When I Found You #ad - While duck hunting one morning, childless, middle-aged Nathan McCann finds a newborn abandoned in the woods. Nathan makes her promise, however, that one day she’ll bring the boy to meet him so he can reveal that he was the one who rescued him. Fifteen years later, the widowered Nathan discovers the child abandoned once again—this time at his doorstep.
Named nat, the teenager has grown into a sullen delinquent whose grandmother can no longer tolerate him. To his wife’s shock, nathan wants to adopt the boy…but the child’s grandmother steps in. Nathan agrees to care for Nat, and the two engage in a battle of wills that spans years. To his shock, the child—wrapped in a sweater and wearing a tiny knitted hat—is still alive.
Take Me With YouLake Union Publishing #ad - Every year he’s spent the summer on the road, but making it to Yellowstone this year means everything. New york times bestselling author catherine Ryan Hyde tells the emotional story of an alcoholic reeling from the loss of his son on the journey to finally facing his pain—and forging a path to redemption.
August shroeder, a burned-out teacher, has been sober since his nineteen-year-old son died. The plan had been to travel there with his son, but now August is making the trip with Philip’s ashes instead. Lake Union Publishing. An unexpected twist of fate lands August with two extra passengers for his journey, two half-orphans with nowhere else to go.
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Allie and Bea : A NovelLake Union Publishing #ad - Lake Union Publishing. After falling for a telephone scam, she loses everything and is forced to abandon her trailer. But when her life is threatened by another resident, she knows she has to get out. Yet as their hearts open to friendship and love from the strangers they meet on their journey, they find the courage to forge their own unique family—and begin to see an imperfect world with new eyes.
An amazon Charts bestseller. Humor and heart move the fast-paced journey of an unlikely pair coming together to form a family of their own in this touching story from New York Times bestselling author Catherine Ryan Hyde. Bea has barely been scraping by since her husband died. She escapes only to find she has nowhere to go—until fate throws Allie in Bea’s path.
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When fifteen-year-old allie’s parents are jailed for tax fraud, she’s sent to a group home. Lake Union Publishing.
Walk Me HomeLake Union Publishing #ad - Since their mother’s sudden death, sixteen-year-old Carly and her eleven-year-old sister, have been walking and hitchhiking across the Southwest trying to find Teddy, Jen, the closest thing they have to a family. Set against the backdrop of the American Southwest, Walk Me Home and its resilient heroines will inspire readers and renew their faith in recovery and redemption.
Lake Union Publishing. From new york times bestselling author catherine Ryan Hyde comes a story of two young sisters who embark on a journey across the American Southwest to uncover what it really means to be a family. Lake Union Publishing. While the girls work off their debt, Carly becomes determined to travel onward—until Jen confesses a terrible secret that leaves both sisters wondering if they can ever trust again.
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Don't Let Me GoCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - But most of them have never seen Billy. An excellent read. New books review “Original and wonderful. The sun former broadway dancer and current agoraphobic Billy Shine has not set foot outside his apartment in almost a decade. Troubled by this change in the natural order, Billy makes it far enough out onto his porch to ask Grace why she doesn’t sit inside where it’s safe.
He has glimpsed his neighbors—beautiful manicurist Rayleen, lonely old Ms. And then nobody will help me. Her answer changes everything. Catherine Ryan Hyde at her utter best. Chicklit reviews Lake Union Publishing. Her answer: “if i sit inside, then nobody will know I’m in trouble. By the bestselling author of when i found you, and pay it forward, second hand heart, funny, don’t let me go is the heart-breaking, and life-affirming story of a building full of loners and misfits who come together to help a little girl survive—and thrive—against all odds.
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Heaven AdjacentLake Union Publishing #ad - Lake Union Publishing. The new york times bestselling author Catherine Ryan Hyde is heartfelt and perceptive in this bittersweet story about slowing down and discovering what can be gained when leaving everything behind. Roseanna chaldecott spent her life as a high-powered lawyer in Manhattan. Its seventy-six acres are rich with possibilities and full of surprises, including a mother and daughter squatting on the property.
Unsure of her future, Roseanna heads upstate on one tank of gas and with no plans to return. In the foothills of the Adirondacks, Roseanna discovers the perfect hideout in a ramshackle farm. He pleads with roseanna to return to the city, but she’s finally discovered where she belongs. But when her best friend and law partner dies suddenly, something snaps.
Heaven Adjacent #ad - Lake Union Publishing. Although company is the last thing Roseanna wants, she reluctantly lets them stay. Roseanna and the young girl begin sculpting junk found around the farm into zoo animals, drawing more newcomers—including her estranged son, Lance. It may not provide the solitude she originally sought, but her heart has found room for much more.
Say Goodbye for NowLake Union Publishing #ad - In 1959, no one is interested in a woman doctor. But through the years they keep hope alive…waiting for the world to catch up with them. Lake Union Publishing. Lake union. Pete never imagined he’d find friends as loyal as Justin and the dog. Nor are they welcoming Calvin and Justin Bell, a newly arrived African American father and son.
When pete solomon, a neglected twelve-year-old boy, and Justin bring a wounded wolf-dog hybrid to Dr. From new york times bestselling author Catherine Ryan Hyde comes a feel-good story of four outcasts who learn that some bonds are stronger than blood. On an isolated Texas ranch, Dr. Lucy and pete say goodbye to Calvin and Justin.
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With heavy hearts, Dr.
WorthyLake Union Publishing #ad - Lake Union Publishing. But a terrible tragedy strikes on the night of their first kiss, crushing their hopes for a future together. Nineteen years later, Virginia is engaged, though she has not forgotten Aaron or Buddy. Before long, virginia and the young man discover a connection from their pasts that will help them let go of painful memories and change their lives forever.
When her dog goes missing and it comes to light that her fiancé set him loose, a distraught Virginia breaks off the engagement and is alone once again. She had been waiting, hoping that the widower and his young son, Buddy, would welcome her into their lives. New york times bestselling author Catherine Ryan Hyde tells the story of two strangers coming together and uncovering a shared tragedy that kept them apart.
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The Wake UpLake Union Publishing #ad - Lake union. As he struggles to cope with a trait he’s buried since childhood, Aiden falls in love with Gwen, a single mother whose young son bears a burden of his own. Sullen and broken from his experiences with an abusive father, Milo has turned to acting out in violent and rebellious ways. From new york times bestselling author catherine Ryan Hyde comes an emotional novel of how one man’s life changes forever when he rediscovers his ability to feel the pain of others.
Something has been asleep in forty-year-old cattle rancher Aiden Delacorte for a long time. Lake Union Publishing. But the newfound sensitivity of Aiden’s “wake up” has its price. It all comes back in a rush during a hunting trip, when he’s suddenly attuned to the animals around him, feeling their pain and fear as if it were his own.
The Wake Up #ad - Lake Union Publishing. He can no longer sleepwalk through life, holding everyone at arm’s length. Aiden can feel the boy’s pain, as well as that of his victims. Lake Union Publishing. Now he and milo must sift through their pasts to find empathy with the innocent as well as the guilty, to come to terms with their deepest fears, and to finally discover the compassionate heart of a family.
Leaving Blythe River: A NovelLake Union Publishing #ad - Navigating an unforgiving landscape, Ethan searches himself for the ability to forgive his father—if he finds him alive. Lake union. Lake Union Publishing. Not only is he small, scrawny, and skittish but he’s barely speaking to the man after a traumatic betrayal. Lake Union Publishing. Lake Union Publishing.
Hail, punishing sun, and exhausting pain leave him wondering if he’s been fooled yet again: Is his father out here at all? As the situation grows increasingly dire, swollen rapids, Ethan realizes this quest has become about more than finding his dad. From the bestselling author of Pay It Forward comes a story of nature revealing human nature—the trickiest terrain.
Leaving Blythe River: A Novel #ad - Angry or not, he’s his father’s only hope. With the help of three locals—a fearless seventy-year-old widow, a pack guide, and a former actor with limited outdoor skills—he heads into the wild. Lake Union Pr. Yet when his father vanishes from their remote cabin and rangers abandon the rescue mission, suddenly it’s up to Ethan to keep looking.
From new york times bestselling author Catherine Ryan Hyde comes an unforgettable story of courage and finding forgiveness in an unforgiving wilderness. Seventeen-year-old ethan Underwood is totally unprepared to search for his father in the Blythe River National Wilderness. The days that follow transform Ethan’s world.
Where We BelongCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Hyde has a sure touch with affairs of the heart. Publishers Weekly Lake Union Publishing. Angie is able to talk to him about growing up gay, and Paul trusts Angie with his greatest secret, his one dream. Sophie has an autism-like disorder, and a tendency to shriek. A place she can feel she belongs. There, angie and paul form a deep friendship, despite a fifty-year difference in their ages, the only close friendship either has known.
Lake Union Pr. Until paul inverness, the dog’s grumpy, socially isolated owner, moves to the mountains, and it all begins again. Lake Union Publishing. Lake union. Sophie falls in love immediately, fortunately, ” which, and begins to imitate the “inside of the dog, is a calm place. When the opportunity arrives, angie decides to risk everything to help Paul’s dream come true, even their friendship and her one chance at a real home—the only thing she’s dreamed of since her father was killed.
Where We Belong #ad - Hyde is a remarkable, creating full-bodied characters whose dialogue rings true, insightful storyteller, with not a word to spare. Library journal fourteen-year-old Angie and her mom are poised at the edge of homelessness… again. No matter where they live, home never seems to last long. By the bestselling author of don’t let me go, and walk me home, when i found you, heartfelt, whERE WE BELONG is a poignant, and uplifting story about finding your place in the world, no matter how impossible it seems.