Promises to Keep by Jane Green audiobook

Promises to Keep: A Novel

By Jane Green
Read by Cassandra Campbell

Penguin Audio 9780142427675
11.86 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781101223116

From the New York Times bestselling author-a momentous new novel about a family suddenly thrown together Callie Perry is a successful family photographer living in upstate New York. She adores her two daughters, has great friends, and actually doesn't mind that her workaholic husband gets home at 9 p.m. every night-that is, when he's not traveling six months out of the year. Callie's younger sister, Steff, on the other hand, has never grown up. She's a free spirit, living in downtown Manhattan and bouncing between jobs and boyfriends. Lately, she's been working as a vegan chef, even though she can't cook. Lila Grossman is Callie's best friend and has finally met the man of her dreams. Eddie has two wonderful children, but also a drama queen ex-wife who hates Lila. And then there are Callie and Steff's parents, Walter Cutler and Honor Pitman. Divorced for thirty years, they rarely speak to each other. The lives of these colorful characters intersect when they each receive a shocking note that summons them together for one extraordinary summer in Maine and changes their lives forever. This novel is about the hard choices we have to face, about having to be your parents' child long after you've grown up, and about the enduring nature of love.

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Summary

From the New York Times bestselling author-a momentous new novel about a family suddenly thrown together Callie Perry is a successful family photographer living in upstate New York. She adores her two daughters, has great friends, and actually doesn't mind that her workaholic husband gets home at 9 p.m. every night-that is, when he's not traveling six months out of the year. Callie's younger sister, Steff, on the other hand, has never grown up. She's a free spirit, living in downtown Manhattan and bouncing between jobs and boyfriends. Lately, she's been working as a vegan chef, even though she can't cook. Lila Grossman is Callie's best friend and has finally met the man of her dreams. Eddie has two wonderful children, but also a drama queen ex-wife who hates Lila. And then there are Callie and Steff's parents, Walter Cutler and Honor Pitman. Divorced for thirty years, they rarely speak to each other. The lives of these colorful characters intersect when they each receive a shocking note that summons them together for one extraordinary summer in Maine and changes their lives forever. This novel is about the hard choices we have to face, about having to be your parents' child long after you've grown up, and about the enduring nature of love.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Her compelling tale reflects an understanding of contemporary women that’s acute and compassionate, served up with style.”―People
The kind of novel you’ll gobble up at a single sitting. Cosmopolitan
A smart, complex, character-driven read. The Washington Post
Green’s novels consistently deliver believable, accessible, heartfelt, often heartwarming stories about real people, problems, and feelings. Redbook
Warm, witty, sharp and insightful. Jane Green writes with such honesty and zing.”―Sophie Kinsella, New York Times bestselling author
A warm bath of a novel that draws you in—Green’s sympathetic portrayals—resonate. USA Today
Tug[s] at your emotions in all the right places. The Miami Herald
Green's story definitely has the emotional heart and resonance to hook readers of women's fiction. Booklist
Gripping and powerful. Emily Giffin, #1 New York Times bestselling author
The perfect summer read.”―Kristin Hannah, #1 New York Times bestselling author
A poignantly written novel that powerfully celebrates the power of love and friendship—richly rewarding. Chicago Tribune

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Author Bio: Jane Green

Author Bio: Jane Green

Jane Green is a former journalist in the United Kingdom and a graduate of the French Culinary Institute in New York. She has written more than a dozen novels, including five New York Times bestsellers. Her novels are published in over twenty-five languages, and she has more than ten million books in print worldwide. She writes a daily blog and contributes to various publications including the Huffington Post, the Sunday Times, and Self.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 11.86
Audience: Adult
Language: English