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Red Tuque Books Inc.  9780987930026
Title: Winds of Change
Author: Mary Metcalfe
ISBN: 9780987930026
Publication Date: 2012
Publisher: Laskin Publishing
Pages:266
Format: Trade Paperback
Size: 5.5 x 8.5
Price: 13.99

Description:
Boston social worker Jennifer Barrett is re-building her life after losing her husband and daughter in a plane crash. She helps young client Mark Powell find work at the senior's residence where her father lives. After learning Mark hasn't seen his father, an internationally-known broadcast journalist, in over four years she can't understand how a father could abandon his only son to chase war stories. When Jennifer meets Ben Powell, she isn't prepared to like him, despite his charm and affable manner. However, when he reveals he's been battling post-traumatic stress disorder, she realizes he didn't want to bring his demons home to Mark, who has battled depression. As Jennifer gets to know Ben, she realizes there is room in her heart for laughter and new love. Lana Fitzpatrick, a close friend of Jennifer's and a nurse who helps care for her father, is a widow. She is raising son Danny alone. As Lana gets to know Mark Powell and sees him bonding with Danny, she finds her heart blossomin

Review - 'Winds of Change is a strong pick for those seeking a novel of family and restoring life, highly recommended.' - Midwest Book Review

Review #2 - 'The novel grips from the opening lines and carries the interest throughout. The several plot strands are seamlessly blended and come together in a wholly satisfying conclusion. Her characters are so real that they linger in the mind long after the book is back on the shelf. Highly recommended.' - The Historical Novels Review