Before I Wake

Before I Wake After An Unthinkable Tragedy Happens, An Unbelievable Miracle Begins Three Year Old Sherry Is The Adored Only Child Of Simon And Karen Barrett When Sherry Is Critically Injured In A Hit And Run Accident, The Fault Lines In The Barretts S Marriage Begin To Show As Her Parents Marriage Falls Apart, It Is Discovered That Sherry In Her Coma Like State Has Miraculous Healing Powers Meanwhile, The Guilt Stricken Driver Of The Truck Attempts Suicide But Is Unable To Die Henry Denton Instead Finds Himself In A Place Of Darkness, Somewhere Between This World And The Next, Invisible To All But A Group Of Mysterious And Downtrodden Men Haunted By His Shame, Henry Struggles To Understand This Mysterious Limbo, And What He Must Do To Free Himself As Word Of Sherry S Powers Spread, Her Parents Must Decide How Best To Shelter Their Daughter And Help The Many Sick And Dying Who Are Drawn To Her Side At The Same Time, A Larger Battle Is Brewing One That Has Been Raging For Close To Two Thousand Years, And One That Might Yet Claim The Lives Of Sherry And Her Family. It started off really well, but as the story progresssed things totally fell apart for me.I think the premise was good, but the author just seemed to get too lazy to bother filling the story lines out in a believable fashion Karen s lack of emotion over her husband s affair just didn t ring true and when she ended up befriending Mary, the author lost all credibility with me She was just a little too calm, cool and collected for a woman whose husband just left her for another women on the heel It started off really well, but as the story progresssed things totally fell apart for me.I think the premise was good, but the author just seemed to get too lazy to bother filling t
This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here I vacillated when reading this book, between loving the story for what it was and thinking the book was an excuse to push dogma In the end I decided I was simply caught off guard by the surrealistic nature of the book, as I don t usually read anything resembling magic r
I loved this book I m not sure why it hit such a chord with me, but it did It combines a story about family, faith, forgiveness, and the supernatural The characters are ones that you hate one minute and love the next.When a little girl, Sherry, is involved in a hit and run she doesn t die but rather slips into an odd coma that her doctors can not understand She should be dead on hosptial acquired pneumonia and infection This entire event fractures the fragile relationship of her parents Sim I loved this book I m not sure why it hit such a chord with me, but it did It combines a story about family, faith, forgiveness, and the supernatural The characters are ones that you hate one minute and love the next.When a little girl, Sherry, is involved in a hit and run she doesn t die but rather slips into an odd coma that her doctors can not understand She should be dead on hosptial acquir
I continued reading this book even though I really didn t like it That is the only reason I gave it two stars instead of one The author kept me turning the pages with the suspense of what was going to happen next but the book was completely unbelievable I never quite figured out what was going on with the people in the library and who really was Father Pete I m assuming it was all about the devil and saints but I m not sure And what ever happened to Henry and why did the little girl die aft I continued reading this book even though I really didn t like it Th
I forgot about this bookI don t know how I could have This is a fabulous story touching and thought provoking A Christmas gift that I inhaled even faster than the festive bonbons I received. 3.5 stars. And what have you done Many things, Henry, he said Time is long and old men forget That s not an answer No, it s Shakespeare My introduction to Wiersema s work came earlier this year when, after being introduced to the CZP catalogue, I found a copy of The World More Full of Weeping at my local White Rock Indigo A mildly traumatic story about a boy lost in the woods behind his home in much the same way that his father had gotten lost in them many years earlier, The World More Full And what have you done Many things, Henry, he said Time is l
DNF this book It started off good but as the book went on, i was getting all the characters confused. a good easy read Before I Wake from Canadian author Robert J Wiersema is a story about young Sherry, a 3 year old girl who is seriously injured when she is involved in a hit and run accident on a traffic crossing by a pickup truck driver.Sherry s parents Karen and Simon Barrett face their worst fears when their only child won t wake from her coma and unfortunately their marriage fractures under the pressure Karen takes Sherry home, hires a nurse and settles into a steady routine with daily visits from Simon.Th Before I Wake from Canadian author Robert J Wiersema is a story about young Sherry, a 3 year old girl who is seriously injured when she is involved in a hit and run accident on a traffic crossing by a pickup truck driver.Sherry s parents Karen and Simon Barrett face their worst fears when their only child won t wake from her coma and unfortunately their marriage fractures under the pressure Karen takes Sherry home, hires a nurse and settles into a steady routine with daily visits from Simon.The plot really starts to pick up pace when Sherry s nurse Ruth begins to suspect that Sherry has had a role in curing the painful arthritis in her hands Ruth s sister is dying of cancer so she brings her to Sherry s bedside and places the comatose little girl s hand on her chest in an attempt to heal her.Before long, news crews, journalists and pilgrims are outside the front of Karen s house asking for statements about the

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  • Hardcover
  • 320 pages
  • Before I Wake
  • Robert J. Wiersema
  • English
  • 03 March 2018
  • 0312363184