Five Days Left

by Julie Lawson Timmer

eBooks of the Month Family Drama

Five Days Left Synopsis

Mara is a successful lawyer, and devoted wife and mother. Struggling with a devastating illness, she has set herself five days to make the ultimate decision for her family. Scott lives a thousand miles away, and is a foster parent to a troubled eight-year-old. Scott is facing his own five day countdown until his beloved foster son is returned to his biological mother. The two connect through an online forum, and find a friendship to help guide them through the most difficult, and momentous, week of their lives.

Five Days Left Press Reviews

'A unique read - perfect for tucking away in your suitcase'
Candis Magazine


'Combines tension, humour and a life-affirming poignancy' Sunday Mirror


A beautifully drawn study of what is at risk when you lose control of your own life. Unique, gripping, and viscerally moving - this impressive debut novel heralds the arrival of an extremely talented writer. -- Jodi Picoult

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ISBN: 9780099588849
Publication date: 04/06/2015
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd an imprint of Cornerstone
Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9781780892139
Publication date: 28/08/2014
Publisher: Century an imprint of Cornerstone
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780099588849
Publication date: 4th June 2015
Author: Julie Lawson Timmer
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd an imprint of Cornerstone
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 416 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Family Drama,
Categories: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),

About Julie Lawson Timmer

Julie Lawson Timmer grew up in Stratford, Ontario, and now lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan with her husband Dan, their four teenage children and two badly-behaved dogs. By day, she works as in-house legal counsel. By night, she is a writer, mom and stepmom, dreadful cook and fledgling CrossFitter. FIVE DAYS LEFT is her first novel.

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