Saving Abby
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    Saving Abby | Steena Holmes

    Saving Abby

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By Steena Holmes
    • Narrated By Angela Dawe
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (161)
    Performance
    (144)
    Story
    (143)

    All children's book illustrator Claire Turner ever wanted was to be a mother. After six years of trying to conceive, she and her husband, Josh, have finally accepted that she will never be pregnant with a child of their own. Yet once they give up hope, the couple gets the miracle they've been waiting for. For the first few months of her pregnancy, Claire and Josh are living on cloud nine. But when she begins to experience debilitating headaches, blurred vision, and even fainting spells, the soon-to-be mother goes to the doctor and receives a terrifying diagnosis.

    Overly sentimental and unrealistic

    I found the story to be maudlin and contrived. Reader does an okay job of voicing it, but my gag reflex prevented me from enjoying it, over all. I p..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 01 2017 by Nana Lou ()
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    Abby's Journey | Steena Holmes

    Abby's Journey

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 42 mins)
    • By Steena Holmes
    • Narrated By Em Eldridge
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (22)
    Performance
    (16)
    Story
    (17)

    Twenty-year-old Abigail Turner has only known her mother, Claire - who died shortly after she was born - through letters, videos, postcards, and journals. Abby's father, Josh, has raised his precious daughter himself, but his overprotectiveness has become stifling. Abby longs to forge out on her own and see the world after a childhood trapped indoors: she suffers from bronchopulmonary dysplasia, which means a case of the sniffles can rapidly escalate into life-threatening pneumonia.

    Great Book

    This is one of the great story lines that I've every read. First book I've every read by this author. Looking forward to reading more highly recommen..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 22 2017 by Kindle Customer ()