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Rachel Keats suffers injuries after a car accident and is in a coma. Her ex-husband Jack McGill rushes to her bedside. They have two teenage daughters, Samantha and Hope, and Jack re-discovers hands-on fathering. He also re-discovers his love for Rachel as he waits for her to recover. Whilst looking after his daughters and caring for his wife, he has to juggle his architecture business and Rachel's upcoming painting exhibition. An excellent read - lots of character growth - very enjoyable.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of story    -   1980's-1999 Making a living subplot    -   Yes Making a living:    -   working at a business Who is...    -   physically ill Inner struggle subplot    -   Yes Struggle with...    -   (general) search for identity/new understanding If one lover chases another...    -   he chases after her Family focus?    -   Yes Family, sick/caring for    -   Yes Disability or addiction?    -   physical disability/sickness/injury

Main Male Character

Profession/status:    -   small businessman Age/status:    -   20's-30's Sex makes him    -   blissful

Main Female Character

Age/status:    -   20's-30's Profession/status:    -   artist Effect of sexing    -   blissful Unusual characteristics:    -   Physically sick


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   California

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment What % of story is romance related?    -   50% How explicit is the sex?    -   descript of kissing    -   touching of anatomy Focus of story    -   Him How much dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog How much sexing?    -   1-2 sex acts

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