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Just After Midnight Characters ↠ 8 ¹ ❰EPUB❯ ✻ Just After Midnight Author Catherine Ryan Hyde – Gwairsoft.co.uk From the New York Times bestselling author of Pay It Forward comes an uplifting and poignant novel about friendship trust and facing your fears No longer tolerating her husband’s borderline abuse Fa From thEakable bond with Midnight and can’t bear to be apart from her Throughout the sweltering summer as they follow Midnight from show to show Sarah comes to terms with what she witnessed on the terrible night her mother diedBut the journey is far from over Faith must learn the value of trusting her instincts and realize that the key to her future and Sarah’s is in her hands. I received a free ARC from NetGalley in exchange for an unbiased review Just After Midnight will appeal to young adults who are transitioning to adult novels The plot is uite uncomplicated with just hints of betrayal and fear The major character Faith is leaving a bad marriage behind; although she states numerous times that her husband never hit her there is enough of an underlying threat that she must keep her present location unknown to him She wants out of her marriage to the point where she is willing to abandon any financial stake in their savings and home Teenage Sarah meanwhile has recently lost her mother to a supposed suicide and is in the throes of grief These two are drawn together since neither feels completely safe nor completely free Sarah not only grieves for her mother but also for the abrupt sale of her mare Midnight Her father sold the horse very soon after the death of Sarah's mom His blindness to his daughter's needs is just one aspect of his selfish personality The unlikely relationship of a teen girl and a total stranger strains credulity Constance Sarah's grandmother who is fighting for custody allows Faith and Sarah to leave for parts unknown since the women fear Sarah's father No way Can we all just say Amber Alert But the possible legal entanglements never enter Faith's mind as she journeys with Sarah toward peace and strength self empowerment and acceptance

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From the New York Times bestselling author of Pay It Forward comes an uplifting and poignant novel about friendship trust and facing your fears No longer tolerating her husband’s borderline abuse Faith escapes to her parents’ California beach house to plan her next move She never dreamed her new chapter would involve befriending Sarah a fourteen year old on the run from. Just after Midnight is a novel by American author Catherine Ryan Hyde The Bolinda audio version is performed by Kate Rudd who speaks clearly if sometimes a little stiffly When Faith finds herself at a Dressage show with a volatile fourteen year old girl in her care it serves several purposes Faith has filed for divorce and is avoiding anywhere her husband might be looking for her; Sarah is grieving the sudden and recent loss of her mother The girl’s father from whom her grandmother Constance is trying to gain custody from is unlikely to intuit their current location Sarah is grieving too the loss of her beloved black mare Falkner’s Midnight Sun sold by her father to John Wintermeier shortly after her mother’s death Wintermeier intends to sell Midnight and cautiously welcomes Sarah’s presence as her close bond with the spirited mare makes her the ideal person to show the mare to prospective buyers But for Sarah it’s a double edged sword her proximity to Midnight ensures the mare’s best performance but that may garner a sale removing her access to the horse she loves than anything in the worldAt the tail end of a summer of horse shows Sarah reveals something to Faith about her mother’s death something explosive This just as they learn that Midnight has been sold And while Faith really has enough problems of her own she is surprised to realise that she cares enough about this often prickly teen to face a certain challenging situation she’s been avoiding Ryan Hyde is highly skilled at creating characters the reader will care about and be ready to invest in There are no stereotypes or cardboard cut outs here everyone has some depth even the less likeable ones Sarah is a troubled teen for good reason but still manages to make some mature and insightful observations; Faith shows kindness and patience than might be expected of a stranger; but all exhibit very human flaws for all their admirable ualities Fans of this author’s work will not be disappointed this is a brilliant read

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Just After MidnightHer father and reeling from her mother’s sudden and suspicious deathWhile Sarah’s grandmother scrambles to get custody Faith is charged with spiriting the girl away on a journey that will Just After eBook #8608 restore her hope Sarah implores Faith to take her to Falkner’s Midnight Sun the prized black mare that her father sold out from under her Sarah shares an unbr. Thank you Netgalley and Lake Union Publishing for the ARCThey meet on the beach Faith in the proces of divorcing her mentally abusive husband and Sarah a 14 year old who accuses her father of the death of her mother In the months that follow the woman track Sarah's horse put on the market by her father to pay off his gambling debts The horsewhispering is very soothing in the turmoil of eventsThis book reads like a breeze at the same time dealing with fear safety and security caring for others and coming out strong Although the end is predictable from the start Just After Midnight is a painfully beautiful story with a good balance between hope and despair