The Beach House by Georgia Bockoven

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The beach house is a peaceful haven, a place to escape everyday problems. Here, three families find their feelings intensified and their lives transformed each summer.

When thirty-year-old Julia, mourning the death of her husband, decides to sell the Santa Cruz beach house they owned together, she sets in motion a final summer that will change the lives of all the families who rent it year after year. Teenaged Chris discovers the bittersweet joy of first love. Maggie and Joe, married sixty-five years, courageously face a separation that even their devotion cannot prevent. The married woman Peter yearns for suddenly comes within his reach. And Julia ultimately finds the strength to rebuild her life—something she once thought impossible.

With equal measures of heartbreak and happiness, bestselling author Georgia Bockoven's unforgettable novel tells of the beauty of life and the power of love, and speaks to every woman who has ever clung to a child or loved a man.

 

About Georgia Bockoven

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Georgia Bockoven is an award-winning author whose books have sold more than three million copies worldwide. She resides in Northern California with her husband, John.
 
Published May 28, 2013 by William Morrow Paperbacks. 386 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Political & Social Sciences, Romance. Fiction

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