Karen White The Time Between

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The Time Between

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New York Times bestselling author Karen White delivers a novel of two generations of sisters and secrets set in the stunning South Carolina Lowcountry.

Eleanor Murray will always remember her childhood on Edisto Island, where her late father, a local shrimper, shared her passion for music. Now her memories of him are all that tempers the guilt she feels over the accident that put her sister in a wheelchairand the feelings she harbors for her sister s husband.

To help support her sister, Eleanor works at a Charleston investment firm during the day, but she escapes into her music, playing piano at a neighborhood bar. Until the night her enigmatic boss walks in and offers her a part-time job caring for his elderly aunt, Helena, back on Edisto. For Eleanor, it s a chance to revisit the place where she was her happiestand to share her love of music with grieving Helena, whose sister recently died under mysterious circumstances.

An island lush with sweetgrass and salt marshes, Edisto has been a peaceful refuge for Helena, who escaped with her sister from war-torn Hungary in 1944. The sisters were well-known on the island, where they volunteered in their church and community. But now Eleanor will finally learn the truth about their past: secrets that will help heal her relationship with her own sisterand set Eleanor free....

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Praise for "New York Times" Bestselling Author Karen White
One of the best new writers on the scene today. "The Huffington Post"
[Karen White] gives you everything you could want. "New York Times" Bestselling Author Kerrelyn Sparks
"Sea Change" is riveting. Karen White [is] a master storyteller....She capitalizes on her strengths by using rich characters and poetic prose in a picturesque landscape. "Fresh Fiction"
Readers will find White s prose an uplifting experience as she is a truly gifted storyteller. "Las Vegas Review-Journal"
White s ability to write a book that keeps you hankering for more is her strong suit. "The Beach Trees" is a great book about the power of family and connection that you won t soon forget. "South Charlotte Weekly"
White weaves together themes of Southern culture, the powerful bond of family, and the courage to rebuild in the face of destruction to create an incredibly moving story her dedicated fans are sure to embrace. "Moultrie News" (SC)
A story as rich as a coastal summer a great love story. "New York Times" Bestselling Author Deborah Smith"

Praise for New York Times Bestselling Author Karen White
One of the best new writers on the scene today. The Huffington Post
[Karen White] gives you everything you could want. New York Times Bestselling Author Kerrelyn Sparks
Sea Change is riveting. Karen White [is] a master storyteller....She capitalizes on her strengths by using rich characters and poetic prose in a picturesque landscape. Fresh Fiction
Readers will find White s prose an uplifting experience as she is a truly gifted storyteller. Las Vegas Review-Journal
White s ability to write a book that keeps you hankering for more is her strong suit. The Beach Trees is a great book about the power of family and connection that you won t soon forget. South Charlotte Weekly
White weaves together themes of Southern culture, the powerful bond of family, and the courage to rebuild in the face of destruction to create an incredibly moving story her dedicated fans are sure to embrace. Moultrie News (SC)
A story as rich as a coastal summer a great love story. New York Times Bestselling Author Deborah Smith"

"From its mesmerizing first scene, The Time Between propels you into the sun-baked world of the South Carolina Lowcountry, and a childhood tragedy that haunts the lives of two unforgettable sisters in love with the same man. In clear and gorgeous prose, White spins a luminous tale of love and loss, of betrayal and redemption, and of a harrowing family secret buried in the upheaval of the Second World War. This is storytelling of the highest order: the kind of book that leaves you both deeply satisfied and aching for more. No one weaves together the present and the past with greater magic than Karen White."--Beatriz Williams, New York Times bestselling author of Tiny Little Thing
"White...crafts characters who transcend their romantic roles through their frailties and weaknesses."--Kirkus Reviews
"White moves smoothly between narrators as well as different time periods, crafting an intriguing and romantic family drama."--Booklist

"White writes complex, heartbreaking novels with just enough pathos and plenty of redemption."--RT Book Reviews (Top Pick)
"Set in South Carolina's idyllic Lowcountry against the bittersweet notes of a piano in mourning and a prophecy spoken in Gullah, The Time Between weaves a story as intricate and sturdy as a sweetgrass basket, with the fresh, magnetic voices of its headstrong characters."--ArtsATL

"The Time Between is a lyrically written, beautiful novel about atonement, love, and letting go. Engrossing and unforgettable."--New York Times bestselling author Eloisa James

-From its mesmerizing first scene, The Time Between propels you into the sun-baked world of the South Carolina Lowcountry, and a childhood tragedy that haunts the lives of two unforgettable sisters in love with the same man. In clear and gorgeous prose, White spins a luminous tale of love and loss, of betrayal and redemption, and of a harrowing family secret buried in the upheaval of the Second World War. This is storytelling of the highest order: the kind of book that leaves you both deeply satisfied and aching for more. No one weaves together the present and the past with greater magic than Karen White.---Beatriz Williams, New York Times bestselling author of Tiny Little Thing
-White...crafts characters who transcend their romantic roles through their frailties and weaknesses.---Kirkus Reviews
-White moves smoothly between narrators as well as different time periods, crafting an intriguing and romantic family drama.---Booklist

-White writes complex, heartbreaking novels with just enough pathos and plenty of redemption.---RT Book Reviews (Top Pick)
-Set in South Carolina's idyllic Lowcountry against the bittersweet notes of a piano in mourning and a prophecy spoken in Gullah, The Time Between weaves a story as intricate and sturdy as a sweetgrass basket, with the fresh, magnetic voices of its headstrong characters.---ArtsATL

-The Time Between is a lyrically written, beautiful novel about atonement, love, and letting go. Engrossing and unforgettable.---New York Times bestselling author Eloisa James

About the Author:

Karen White is the award-winning author of sixteen previous books. She grew up in London but now lives with her husband and two children near Atlanta, Georgia.

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