The Resource If wishes were horses: : a novel, Robert Barclay, (electronic resource)

If wishes were horses: : a novel, Robert Barclay, (electronic resource)

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If wishes were horses: : a novel
Title
If wishes were horses:
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Robert Barclay
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this unforgettable novel of love, hope, and second chances, a grieving man's personal plan for redemption is suddenly and unexpectedly turned upside down . . . . If Wishes Were Horses Wyatt Blaine desperately seeks a reason to continue. Devastated by the senseless deaths of his wife and son at the hands of a drunk driver, he remains unable to forgive, and to love again. Searching for a sense of peace, he decides to revive his late wife's equine therapy program for troubled teens at the Blaine family ranch. By honoring her memory in this way, he hopes to find the sense of closure that has long eluded him. But then Wyatt's pastor asks for the impossible-for Wyatt to meet with Gabby Powers, the widow of the man responsible for Wyatt's unbearable sorrow. Wyatt knows Gabby is not to blame for the tragedy, so when she begs him to accept her troubled teenage son, Trevor, into the program, he reluctantly agrees. With some help and guidance from Ram, Wyatt's irascible but lovable father, Wyatt does his best to accept Gabby and Trevor's unsettling presence at the ranch. Even so, Wyatt still feels that he is somehow betraying his late wife's memory rather than honoring it. But to his great surprise, Wyatt also finds himself drawn to Gabby's warmth, tenderness, and surprising ability to soothe his troubled soul. Day after day, their mutual attraction becomes more intense, more impossible to ignore. But to heal completely, Wyatt and Gabby must first overcome the common tragedy that separates them and learn the true nature of forgiveness. And only by conquering these seeming impossibilities might their hearts become free to love each other . . .
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1951-
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Barclay, Robert
Dewey number
813/.54
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Mike Chamberlain
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  • Chamberlain, Mike
  • hoopla digital
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  • Drunk driving
  • Grief
  • Problem youth
  • Ranches
  • Horses
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
If wishes were horses: : a novel, Robert Barclay, (electronic resource)
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unknown
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digital storage
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unknown
Control code
MWT11587493
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 04 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9780062012968
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11587493
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11587493
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
If wishes were horses: : a novel, Robert Barclay, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11587493
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 04 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062012968
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11587493
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11587493
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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