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Wake the Dawn - A Novel

Lauraine Snelling

National bestselling author Lauraine Snelling brings a small mountain town to thrilling life when a natural disaster threatens to destroy lives. U.S. Border Patrol agent Ben James' life is in tatters. A tragic accident stole the love of his life and he never finished grieving. Turning to the bottle for support, he lost sight of what was important. While making his last patrol run before a storm rolls in, Ben's canine partner Bo finds an abandoned baby hidden in the woods. As Ben rushes the child to the only clinic in the area, the storm strikes with unexpected fury. Esther Hanson runs a second-rate clinic in the small community of Pineville, Minnesota, on the Canadian border. Though she has fought for years to get the equipment she needs, the town refuses to approve the funding. When the unprecedented storm ravishes the area, cutting them off from all outside help, Esther struggles to help her patients without giving in to overwhelming emotions. The event triggers a long-suppressed memory, and Esther must come face to face with the reality of her past and learn to forgive herself. Brought together by the life of a child, Ben and Esther become each other's reason to change.

National bestselling author Lauraine Snelling brings a small mountain town to thrilling life when a natural disaster threatens to destroy lives. U.S. Border Patrol agent Ben James' life is in tatters. A tragic accident stole the love of his life and he never finished grieving. Turning to the bottle for support, he lost sight of what was important. While making his last patrol run before a storm rolls in, Ben's canine partner Bo finds an abandoned baby hidden in the woods. As Ben rushes the child to the only clinic in the area, the storm strikes with unexpected fury. Esther Hanson runs a second-rate clinic in the small community of Pineville, Minnesota, on the Canadian border. Though she has fought for years to get the equipment she needs, the town refuses to approve the funding. When the unprecedented storm ravishes the area, cutting them off from all outside help, Esther struggles to help her patients without giving in to overwhelming emotions. The event triggers a long-suppressed memory, and Esther must come face to face with the reality of her past and learn to forgive herself. Brought together by the life of a child, Ben and Esther become each other's reason to change.
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National bestselling author Lauraine Snelling brings a small mountain town to thrilling life when a natural disaster threatens to destroy lives. U.S. Border Patrol agent Ben James' life is in tatters. A tragic accident stole the love of his life and he never finished grieving. Turning to the bottle for support, he lost sight of what was important. While making his last patrol run before a storm rolls in, Ben's canine partner Bo finds an abandoned baby hidden in the woods. As Ben rushes the child to the only clinic in the area, the storm strikes with unexpected fury. Esther Hanson runs a second-rate clinic in the small community of Pineville, Minnesota, on the Canadian border. Though she has fought for years to get the equipment she needs, the town refuses to approve the funding. When the unprecedented storm ravishes the area, cutting them off from all outside help, Esther struggles to help her patients without giving in to overwhelming emotions. The event triggers a long-suppressed memory, and Esther must come face to face with the reality of her past and learn to forgive herself. Brought together by the life of a child, Ben and Esther become each other's reason to change.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Kristin Kalbli

Length:

9h 27m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

03:33


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

16:56


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

19:30


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

22:37


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

28:39


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

24:40


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

18:04


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

21:52


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

18:22


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

15:11


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

09:11


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

15:11


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

23:42


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

28:03


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

20:15


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

28:11


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

20:49


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

17:04


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

28:13


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

22:41


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

24:12


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

31:55


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

17:51


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

22:56


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

14:23


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

23:41


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

20:54


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

06:21


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

01:16


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

01:37