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TitleTrue Places
AuthorSonja Yoerg
ISBN-
ImprintSonja Yoerg Ltd
Rating
Sales rank4.5
LanguageEnglish
FormatKindle Edition
Pages347

Description

A girl emerges from the woods, starved, ill, and alone and collapses.Suzanne Blake hurtles along the Blue Ridge Parkway, away from her overscheduled and completely normal life, and encounters the girl As Suzanne rushes her to the hospital, she never imagines how the encounter will change her a change she both fears and desperately needs.Suzanne has the perfect house, a successful husband, and a thriving family But beneath the veneer of an ideal life, her daughter is rebelling, her son is withdrawing, her husband is oblivious to it all, and Suzanne is increasingly unsure of her place in the world After her discovery of the ethereal sixteen year old who has never experienced civilization, Suzanne is compelled to invite Iris into her family s life and all its apparent privileges.But Iris has an independence, a love of solitude, and a discomfort with materialism that contrasts with everything the Blakes stand for qualities that awaken in Suzanne first a fascination, then a longing Now Suzanne can t help but wonder Is she destined to save Iris, or is Iris the one who will save her

Reviews

Melissa ♥ Dog/Wolf Lover ♥ Martin

True Places By Sonja Yoerg

This book was wonderful Fog hung in the trees, a hush of silvery damp, but the girl could tell the sun would burn through before long and dry the grasses hunched under the weight of dew The cabin stood in a small clearing, and the trees surrounding it had strained toward the heavens for a long time,... (Sign in to see more)


Meredith

True Places By Sonja Yoerg

Loved this The girl was not simply ill or lost she was otherworldly True Places is a beautifully written family drama that focuses on materialism and superficiality A family is left in shambles after they take in a 15 year old who has lived off the grid for her enter life, They must either l... (Sign in to see more)


Susanne Strong

True Places By Sonja Yoerg

5 Lovely, Lyrical and Marvelous Stars There are times when there are no words When you are writing a review and you know that you just can t do an author s novel justice This is one of those times I was lucky enough to be offered an advanced copy of True Places from the author, Sonja Yoerg and of co... (Sign in to see more)


Christine

True Places By Sonja Yoerg

4.5 stars rounded to 5 starsWhat a beautiful story I have now read all four of Ms Yoerg s books, and she never fails to deliver a well written tale with significant depth This one focuses on Suzanne, a housewife and mother who is doing the best she can to keep her dysfunctional family rolling on Her... (Sign in to see more)


Kendall

True Places By Sonja Yoerg

True Places is such an exquisite, emotional, and beautiful story.Sonja Yoerg has an impeccable talent of pouring her beautiful words across the pages with such elegance, love, and inspiration I fell in love with Sonja s writing in All The Best People last year and her new novel is nothing short of a... (Sign in to see more)


Suzanne Leopold

True Places By Sonja Yoerg

Driving along a parkway in Virginia, Suzanne Blake notices something on the side of the road As she moves closer, she realizes that it is a young girl who is malnourished and in need of medical care After admitting her at a nearby hospital, she finds out Iris is an orphan who has been struggling to ... (Sign in to see more)


Lisa

True Places By Sonja Yoerg

A remarkably descriptive novel that will lose you in its emotionally gripping pagesSUMMARYSuzanne Blake is hurrying through her busy day, when she spots a figure lying on the road She stops and discovers a young malnourished girl in need of medical attention She transports 16 year old, Iris to the h... (Sign in to see more)


Melissa Crytzer Fry

True Places By Sonja Yoerg

For starters that cover It spoke to me immediately But what is beneath the beautiful artwork is equally delightful While I have enjoyed all of Sonja Yoerg s novels, this one has to be my favorite, with its juxtaposition of nature and affluent suburban living If you enjoy book club and upmarket women... (Sign in to see more)


Judy Collins

True Places By Sonja Yoerg

Check out my fascinating QA Elevator Ride Interview with Author, Sonja Yoerg An exclusive behind the scenes look behind TRUE PLACES and some fun facts about the author and her latest book Plus learn what is coming next Sonja Yoerg returns following All The Best People 2017 with her best yet TRUE PLA... (Sign in to see more)


Darinda

True Places By Sonja Yoerg

While out driving, and taking a break from her exhausting life and family, Suzanne comes across a teenage girl The girl, Iris, is in need of medical attention, and Suzanne rushes the girl to get help While Iris is in the hospital, it is revealed that she has been living on her own in the wilderness ... (Sign in to see more)


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