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Sunlight and Joy - An Ebook Original Short Story

Barbara Delinsky

"Sunlight and Joy" is Barbara Delinsky's heartwarming story about a couple relearning how to appreciate the simple things. Also included is an exclusive conversation with Barbara about what inspires her writing and an advance peek at her newest novel, Escape. Blessed with three wonderful children and a life full of material comforts, Rick and Ellen have always had a happy, if increasingly busy, marriage. But when Rick announces that he's been offered a promotion that will make the family pick up and move across country for a fourth time, Ellen is dismayed; she and their children have made a life for themselves in Portsmouth, not to mention that she is about to reach a pivotal point in her own teaching career. Ellen has always supported Rick's dreams. What will he do when she tells him that she doesn't want to start all over again for a job that will only make their lives more frantic?

"Sunlight and Joy" is Barbara Delinsky's heartwarming story about a couple relearning how to appreciate the simple things. Also included is an exclusive conversation with Barbara about what inspires her writing and an advance peek at her newest novel, Escape. Blessed with three wonderful children and a life full of material comforts, Rick and Ellen have always had a happy, if increasingly busy, marriage. But when Rick announces that he's been offered a promotion that will make the family pick up and move across country for a fourth time, Ellen is dismayed; she and their children have made a life for themselves in Portsmouth, not to mention that she is about to reach a pivotal point in her own teaching career. Ellen has always supported Rick's dreams. What will he do when she tells him that she doesn't want to start all over again for a job that will only make their lives more frantic?
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"Sunlight and Joy" is Barbara Delinsky's heartwarming story about a couple relearning how to appreciate the simple things. Also included is an exclusive conversation with Barbara about what inspires her writing and an advance peek at her newest novel, Escape. Blessed with three wonderful children and a life full of material comforts, Rick and Ellen have always had a happy, if increasingly busy, marriage. But when Rick announces that he's been offered a promotion that will make the family pick up and move across country for a fourth time, Ellen is dismayed; she and their children have made a life for themselves in Portsmouth, not to mention that she is about to reach a pivotal point in her own teaching career. Ellen has always supported Rick's dreams. What will he do when she tells him that she doesn't want to start all over again for a job that will only make their lives more frantic?

Language:

English

Narrators:

Kimberly Farr

Length:

1h 32m


Chapters

Free Sample

04:30

Introduction
Introduction

00:21


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

06:31


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

08:28


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:27


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

06:12


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:09


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

04:47


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:31


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

08:10


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

08:11


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

00:11


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

07:17


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

05:54


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

06:36


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

06:20


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

06:02


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

00:45