A Bend in the Road Author:Nicholas Sparks Miles Ryan's life seemed to end the day his wife was killed in a hit and run accident two years ago. Missy had been his first love, and Miles fervently believes she will be his last. As a deputy sheriff in the North Carolina town of New Bern, Miles Ryan not only grieves for Missy, but longs to bring the unknown driver to justice. — Then Miles m... more »eets Sarah Andrews. The second grade teacher of this son Jonah, Sarah had left Baltimore after a difficult divorce to start over in the gentler surroundings of New Bern. Perhaps it is her own emotional wounds that make her sensitive to the hurt she first sees in Jonah's eyes, then his fathers. Tentatively, Sarah and Miles reach out to eachother. Soon, they are both laughting for the first time in years...and falling in love.
Neither will be able to guess how closely linked they are to a shocking secret - one that will force them to question everything they ever belived in...and make a heartbreaking choice that will change their lives.« less