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Home Field - A Novel

Hannah Gersen

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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

The heart of Friday Night Lights meets the emotional resonance and nostalgia of My So-Called Life in this moving debut novel about tradition, family, love, and football. As the high school football coach in his small, rural Maryland town, Dean is a hero who reorganized the athletic program and brought the state championship to the community. When he married Nicole, the beloved town sweetheart, he seemed to have it all-until his troubled wife committed suicide. Now, everything Dean thought he knew is thrown off kilter as Nicole's death forces him to re-evaluate all of his relationships, including those with his team and his three children. Dean's eleven-year old son, Robbie, is withdrawing at home and running away from school. Bry, who is only eight, is struggling to understand his mother's untimely death and his place in the family. Eighteen-year-old Stephanie, a freshman at Swarthmore, is torn between her new identity as a rebellious and sophisticated college student, her responsibility towards her brothers, and reeling from missing her mother. As Dean struggles to continue to lead his team to victory in light of his overwhelming personal loss, he must fix his fractured family-and himself. When a new family emergency arises, Dean discovers that he'll never view the world in the same way again. Transporting readers to the heart of small town America, Home Field is an unforgettable, poignant story about the pull of the past and the power of forgiveness.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Chris Andrew Ciulla

Length:

10h 45m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

09:23


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

01:11:13


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

01:11:31


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

25:47


Part 2, Chapter 4
Part 2, Chapter 4

01:19:06


Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 5

29:06


Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 6

26:23


Part 2, Chapter 7
Part 2, Chapter 7

24:54


Part 2, Chapter 8
Part 2, Chapter 8

22:45


Part 2, Chapter 9
Part 2, Chapter 9

28:27


Part 2, Chapter 10
Part 2, Chapter 10

01:08:08


Part 2, Chapter 11
Part 2, Chapter 11

39:23


Part 2, Chapter 12
Part 2, Chapter 12

19:54


Part 2, Chapter 13
Part 2, Chapter 13

30:10


Part 3, Chapter 14
Part 3, Chapter 14

56:40


Part 3, Chapter 15
Part 3, Chapter 15

32:22


Part 3, Chapter 16
Part 3, Chapter 16

09:30


Part 3, Chapter 17
Part 3, Chapter 17

00:58