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The Rescue Audiobook

The Rescue

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Publisher's Summary

When confronted by raging fires or deadly accidents, volunteer fireman Taylor McAden feels compelled to take terrifying risks to save lives. But there is one leap of faith Taylor can't bring himself to make: He can't fall in love.

Then, one day, a raging, record-breaking storm hits his small Southern town. Denise Holton, a young single mother, is driving through it when her car skids off the road. With her is her four-year-old son, Kyle. Unconscious and bleeding, she - not Kyle - is found. And when she wakes, the chilling truth becomes clear to both of them: Kyle is gone.

During the search for Kyle, the connection, the lifeline, between Taylor and Denise takes root. Taylor doesn't know that this rescue will lead him to the possibility of his own rescue from a life lived without love. That it will dare him to live life to the fullest by daring to love.

©2000 by Nicholas Sparks; ©2000 Time Warner AudioBooks (Packaging Elements Only), A Division of Time Warner Trade Publishing

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    Tracy P Ruiz 03-07-16
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    "Great Book"

    This book made you feel what the characters were feeling you felt their joy as well as their pain it was a tear jerker or A very heart felt book I loved it as I love all of his other novels. Mr Sparks knows how to touch everyone's heart as always Thank you for another great novel.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Katy with a Why 01-21-16 Member Since 2015

    I love audiobooks so hard!

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    "Taylor needed to go to a therapist"
    Is there anything you would change about this book?

    Send Taylor to a therapist immediately.


    If this book were a movie would you go see it?

    Probably not. It would be too sappy. And I was mostly annoyed with Taylor.


    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Emily Vermont, USA 06-02-15
    Emily Vermont, USA 06-02-15 Member Since 2017
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    "Good"

    It was good. It wasn't my favorite. I thought I was going to like it more but I didn't.

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    amanda 04-17-15
    amanda 04-17-15
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    "Wonderful"

    Another great read by Nicolas Sparks! Always enjoy his books! Can't wait to read another one! Wonderful!!!!!!!!! Amazing, talented writer!

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    M. R. 01-09-17
    M. R. 01-09-17 Member Since 2016
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    "Kept my Intrest"

    Little predictable overall but good storyline. wish there was more detail at the end.

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    Betty 11-14-16
    Betty 11-14-16 Member Since 2013
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    "The Rescue, by Nicholas Sparks"

    O, my WORD, the ending was so incredible. Better than I imagined it to end! But I wouldn't have missed it the ending cause the entire book kept my interest. Beautifully written!!

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    annette wible 11-12-16 Member Since 2015
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    "sweet , awesome, exciting Mr. sparks knows"

    Mr. sparks has done it again . a man that finally knows how to bring out your emotion's and how to love another

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    Catherine Jimenez 08-24-16 Member Since 2014
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    "It's ok."

    He has better books. This was ok. Story a bit slow. Single mom falls in love with a loner.

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    Lynn 07-28-16
    Lynn 07-28-16
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    "Not one of Sparks' better stories"

    Didn't like it much. Too dull. So so story line. Could have been better. Boring.

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    Anynamewilldo 06-13-16
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    "Boring story & annoying narration"

    I have nothing good to say about this book. As soon as it started I was PRAYING that the man reading the acknowledgements was NOT going to being reading the whole book. His voice was beyond annoying. But alas, he was the narrator. I decided to forge ahead anyway. It is boring. Not once was I ever concerned with what would happen. The main character was whiny. The kids dialect aggravating. I made it about halfway through and then asked for a refund.

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