A Certain Summer

A Certain Summer

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qNothing ever changes at Wauregan.a€ That mystique is the tradition of the idyllic island colony off the shore of Long Island, the comforting tradition that its summer dwellers have lived by for over half a century. But in the summer of 1948, after a world war has claimed countless mena€”even those who came homea€”the time has come to deal with historya€™s indelible scars. Helen Wadswortha€™s husband, Arthur, was declared missing in action during an OSS operation in France, but the official explanation was mysteriously nebulous. Now raising a teenage son who longs to know the truth about his father, Helen turns to Frank Hartmana€”her husbanda€™s best friend and his partner on the mission when he disappeared. Frank, however, seems more intent on filling the void in Helena€™s life that Arthura€™s absence has left. As Helena€™s affection for Frank grows, so does her guilt, especially when Peter Gavin, a handsome Marine who was brutally tortured by the Japanese and has returned with a faithful war dog, unexpectedly stirs new desires. With her heart pulled in multiple directions, Helen doesna€™t know whom to trusta€”especially when a shocking discovery forever alters her perception of both love and war. Part mystery, part love story, and part insidera€™s view of a very private world, A Certain Summer resonates in the heart long after the last page is turned.His new school had assigned the boys a a€œWhat I Did on My Summer Vacationa€ essay to hand in when they arrived. Jack decided to write a€œMy Summer Dog, a€ about Max, and to include war dog history. He bought a notebook at Wauregana#39;s littleanbsp;...

Title:A Certain Summer
Author: Patricia Beard
Publisher:Simon and Schuster - 2013-05-21

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