Twenty Wishes

Twenty Wishes

eBook - 2012
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What do you want most in the world? What Anne Marie Roche wants is to find happiness again. At thirty-eight, she's childless, a recent widow, alone. She owns a successful bookstore on Seattle's Blossom Street, but despite her accomplishments, there's a feeling of emptiness. On Valentine's Day, Anne Marie and several other widows get together to celebrate: hope. They each begin a list of twenty wishes, things they always wanted to do but never did. Anne Marie's list includes learning to knit, falling in love again, doing good for someone else. When she volunteers at a local school, an eight-year-old girl named Ellen enters her life. It's a relationship that becomes far more involving, and far more important, than Anne Marie had ever imagined. As Ellen helps Anne Marie complete her list of twenty wishes, they both learn that wishes can come true, but not necessarily in the way you expect.
Publisher: Made available through hoopla
[United States]:, MIRA ,, 2012
ISBN: 9781459246867
1459246861
Branch Call Number: eBook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource
text file, rda
Additional Contributors: hoopla digital

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bookbug87
Apr 09, 2013

This was such a good book! Now I have to go back and read the previous ones in the series! This book makes you question what is really important in life, how crucial friends are, and how to be truly happy. Macomber is a fantastic writer and now I am inspired to start my own Twenty Wishes list :)

kimrae Jan 07, 2013

I adored this book. Light, inspiring and just a great read. Look forward to reading more of her books in the very near future.

mmg2681 Jun 07, 2012

I loved this book! I couldnt put it down once I started reading it. So light, uplifting, and refreshing to read. I saw it on my grandmother's end-table and decided to give it a try. It was well worth it! Now, I want to read the Blossom Street series!

amcucc Jan 18, 2012

did not read more than 1 chapter

hapiatlast Nov 27, 2011

By far my most favorite Debbie Macomber offering.

It was very inspiring and made me think about making my own "Twenty Wishes." It is a book that I return to occasionally to get some inspiration and upliting thoughts.

Highly recommended.

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lilyofthevalley3
Jul 11, 2011

Twenty Wishes was a really enjoyable read.

samdog123 Nov 09, 2008

I love the Blossom street books by Debbie Macomber. Her books never fail to inspire me--delightful reading and very escapist!

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