The Resource Rescue, Anita Shreve

Rescue, Anita Shreve

Label
Rescue
Title
Rescue
Statement of responsibility
Anita Shreve
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Is love always worth saving - no matter what the cost? The car crash should have killed her. But rookie paramedic Peter Webster takes the emergency call, and helps the young woman, Sheila Arsenault, to survive. After the accident, she haunts his thoughts, despite his misgivings about getting involved with a patient. Soon he is embroiled in an intense love affair and in Sheila's troubled life. Eighteen years later, Sheila is long gone and Peter is raising their daughter, Rowan, alone. But Rowan is veering dangerously off course and for the first time in their quiet life together Peter fears for her future. He seeks out the only person who may be able to help Rowan, although Sheila's return is sure to unleash all the questions Peter has been carefully keeping at bay: Why would a mother leave her family? How did the marriage of two people in love unravel?
Summary
A rookie paramedic pulls a young woman alive from her totaled car, a first rescue that begins a lifelong tangle of love and wreckage. Sheila Arsenault is a gorgeous enigma, streetwise and tough-talking, with haunted eyes, fierce desires, and a never-look-back determination. Peter Webster, as straight an arrow as they come, falls for her instantly and entirely. Soon Sheila and Peter are embroiled in an intense love affair, married, and parents to a baby daughter. Like the crash that brought them together, it all happened so fast
Theme
Storyline
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Character
Audio
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10093350
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shreve, Anita
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Dennis Holland
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emergency medical technicians
  • Life change events
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Family secrets
Target audience
adult
Label
Rescue, Anita Shreve
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781408700747
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781408700747
Label
Rescue, Anita Shreve
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781408700747
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781408700747

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