Have you ever seen a miracle happen?
Well, this is what the book would take you through. Jack armstrong, and ex militant is dying of a long terminal disease. And his, relationship with his childrens is what is yet to be reconciled.
Jack promised lizzie, his wife he would hold on uptil the christmas, but as it was written by the gods, lizzie dies in a tragic accident and the childrens are made to part away with jack counting on his days of death over a hospice.
But, then it is indeed a miracle that takes over the course thaf jack survives and brings his family back together.
No matter what you do, no matter how hard you fight, life sometimes just doesn’t make sense. -pg316
But, is it just getting back together all about getting to let people live under one roof? No, it was just the beginning. It is time when jack would have to deal, with a rebellious teenager, the adult daughter mikki, the younger one, the silent and sensitive boy, cory and a toddler, jackie.
And when they move back to lizzie’s childhood home, he is left with memories of his dead wife. But, here in this small town they all find a reason to live.
What is it that brings all of them to being a family together?
Love that binds a family, because no matter what you believe in, how many friends, it is your family that matters the most.
David baldacci is an outstanding fiction writer, who leaves you curious every time you turn around a page. Love, family, relationships and childhood. The story of one summer takes you for a long stride amongst the midst of a beach, the palace and a light house.