"The Shortest Way Home" Autographed By Juliette Fay

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Prize: Two winners will receive "The Shortest Way Home"
Number of winners allowed: 2
Ends: Tuesday November 13th 2012

If you had a 50 percent chance of dying young, how would you choose to live you life? "The Shortest Way Home" is a novel full of humor and hope - it's about finding yourself where you least expect.

Sean Doran, a man convinced he has inherited a life-threatening genetic disease, resolves to travel the world as a nurse caring for the poor, sick and injured, found among natural disasters and war zones. He is determined to do as much good as possible with the time he has. Physically and emotionally burned out, Sean returns home to Belham, Massachusetts, only to realize that home may be the one place he is needed the most.

"The Shortest Way Home" is a tender-hearted novel, that's rich with depth, weight, and reflection.

Sean Doran has spent twenty years in third-world war zones and natural disaster areas, fully embracing his purpose: to do as much good as possible. But when burnout sets in, Sean finds himself drawn home to Belham, Massachusetts, the setting of Juliette Fay's much-loved Shelter Me. There, he discovers that his steely elderly aunt, dramatic sister, and quirky nephew are having a little natural disaster of their own. But it's an old friend -- the class wallflower -- who has Sean wondering if his destiny is about to be rewritten all over again, in another perfect serving of a slice of life from the irresistible Fay.

Author Bio
Juliette Fay, author of "The Shortest Way Home," won the 2009 Massachusetts Book Award Book of the Year for her first novel, Shelter Me. Her second novel,Deep Down True, was short-listed for the Women's Fiction Award by the American Library Association. She received a bachelor's degree from Boston College and a master's degree from Harvard University. She lives in Massachusetts with her husband and four children. The Shortest Way Home is her third novel.

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