The Art of Saying Goodbye

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Pub Date: 2011-06-07 Pages: 352 Language: English Publisher:. HarperCollins US She was the thread that wove their tapestry together With a group of women as diverse as the ladies from Brightwood Trace. you might not think them to be close . Theres Julianne. a nurse with an unsettling psychic ability that allows her to literally feel what her patients feel. Andrea. a strong fortress sheltering a faltering core. Ginger. a mother torn between being a stay-at-home mom or following her career aspirations. and Iona. the oldest. whose feisty. no-nonsense attitude disarms even toughest of the tough. Not exactly the ingredients for the most cohesive cocktail... Until you add Paisely. the liveliest and friendliest of the clan. who breathed life . into them all But when their glowing leader falls ill with cancer. its up to these women to do what Paisely has done for them since the begi...

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"Bache writes straight from the heart, peopling her pages with characters you will never forget."
--Lee Smith, author of Fair and Tender Ladies

"Ellyn Bache draws her characters from the inside."
--Baltimore Sun

Critically acclaimed author Ellyn Bache captivates with The Art of Saying Goodbye, a beautiful and poignant story of four suburban women who gain new insights and appreciations of their own lives when a much-loved neighbor falls gravely ill. In the tradition of Kristin Hannah's Firefly Lane and Marisa de los Santos's Belong to Me, Bache's The Art of Saying Goodbye is a beautiful and touching story of friendship, love, commitment, and self-discovery that will enthrall readers of Jodi Picault and Jill Barnett.

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The secrets revealed and the emotions exposed make this a compelling read.--Charlotte Observer

Grief, friendship, marriage, love and uncertainty--it's all here--portrayed quietly and convincingly, without being over done. ...[A] glimpse into the lives of this intertwined group of women and their everlasting, complicated friendships--which is how a book about women and their complicated friendships should be.--New York Journal of Books

"A moving, gratifying, and inspiring reminder to live life to its fullest and demonstrate love in every possible way to friends and family."--Publishers Weekly

"A beautiful story of friendship in the face of tragedy."--Fresh Fiction

"Sweet, profound, sweeping in its themes yet detailed in its nuances, Bache's latest explores the layers of friendship involved in facing serious illness and buried secrets."--Booklist

Grief, friendship, marriage, love and uncertainty it s all here portrayed quietly and convincingly, without being over done. ...[A] glimpse into the lives of this intertwined group of women and their everlasting, complicated friendships which is how a book about women and their complicated friendships should be.--New York Journal of Books"

A moving, gratifying, and inspiring reminder to live life to its fullest and demonstrate love in every possible way to friends and family. --Publishers Weekly"

Sweet, profound, sweeping in its themes yet detailed in its nuances, Bache s latest explores the layers of friendship involved in facing serious illness and buried secrets. --Booklist"

A beautiful story of friendship in the face of tragedy. --Fresh Fiction"

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