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Home Front

Format:  Hardcover
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ISBN-10:  0312577206
ISBN-13:  9780312577209
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Title: Home Front


Michael, an attorney, and Jolene, a National Guard helicopter pilot, are going through a rough patch in their marriage when she is deployed to Iraq. Forced to become the primary caregiver for their daughters, Betsy and Lulu, Michael gains a greater appreciation of Jolene's contributions to their family. Called upon in his law practice to defend a veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder who has killed his wife, Michael also begins to understand the challenges Jolene is facing in Iraq. Despite his changed attitude, when Jolene returns home, horribly injured in a helicopter crash that has put a friend and fellow pilot in a coma, their reunion is an uneasy one. With their daughters resentful and their marriage still troubled, the couple must embark on a mission to rediscover trust, love and joy.

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"From a distance, Michael and Joleen Zarkades seem to have it all: a solid marriage, two exciting careers, and children they adore. But after twelve years together, the couple has lost their way; they are unhappy and edging toward divorce. Then the Iraq war starts. An unexpected deployment will tear their already fragile family apart, sending one of them deep into harm's way and leaving the other at home, waiting for news. When the worst happens, each must face their darkest fear and fight for the futureof their family. An intimate look at the inner landscape of a disintegrating marriage and a dramatic exploration of the price of war on a single American family, HOME FRONT is a provocative and timely portrait of hope, honor, loss, forgiveness, and the elusive nature of love"--

Industry Reviews

"Fans of Kristin Hannah's books appreciate her ability to create entertaining stories that are also relatable. Her latest novel, HOME FRONT, is no different."
"Kristin Hannah is spinning her familiar magic in a new novel, HOME FRONT, that may have readers emptying their Kleenex boxes as they take in the story of troubled mom Jolene Zarkades and her family."

Author:Kristin Hannah
Pages: 390
Publisher: St Martin's Pr

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Fiction > General > Married People - Fiction
Fiction > Contemporary Women

Other Available Formats:
Compact Disc, 2013
Paperback, 2013
Hardcover, 2012
Compact Disc, 2012
Compact Disc, 2012

Book Details Summary: The title of this book is Home Front and it was written by Kristin Hannah. This particular edition is in a Hardcover format and is also available in this version as a Compact Disc. This books publish date is January 31, 2012. It was published by St Martin's Pr and has a total of 390 pages in the book. The 10 digit ISBN is 0312577206 and the 13 digit ISBN is 9780312577209. To buy this book at the lowest price, Click Here.

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