Keep Me Afloat


      Keep Me Afloat
From the author of The Ingredients of Us comes a moving story about true love and heartbreak, mistakes and redemption, forgiveness and second chances Five years ago, marine biologist Abby Fisher made a mistake that cost her everything Rather than face the consequences, she fled home to start anew and built the career she d always dreamed of But when her research program runs out of funding, she s adrift once again and decides to return to the safe harbor of her family and friends.Except nothing at home is how she remembered.Her friendships are strained, her normally affectionate parents seem distant, and her once great love story is now just a painful memory What s worse, she keeps running into the people she hurt years ago and they aren t ready to forgive her.Abby is determined to atone for her mistakes, but she can t seem to move beyond her guilt for a chance of future happiness Can Abby learn to sail through the storm, or will she remain lost at sea Poignant and heartfelt, Keep Me Afloat asks the question How can you expect forgiveness from others if you can t even forgive yourself Best Download [ Keep Me Afloat ] By [ Jennifer Gold ] – tbjewellers.co.uk

Jennifer Gold writes book club fiction about the relationships of real, flawed women love, past mistakes, redemption, and all the stuff in between Critics at Booklist have called her characters multifaceted and her storylines compelling and bittersweet Jenni is a travel obsessed romantic and ambivert When she s not writing, you can find her sipping coffee, enjoying the outdoors, or curled up with a book She loves nature documentaries and realistic hopefully ever afters Jenni lives in the Pacific Northwest with her husband and two cats Fans can learnthrough Jenni s newsletter, which features book related sneak peeks, photos from her travels, and funny stories from her life on a horse farm Jenni also loves connecting with fans on Facebook and Instagram Newsletter

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      Keep Me Afloat
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  • Kindle Edition
  • 371 pages
  • Keep Me Afloat
  • Jennifer Gold
  • 04 December 2019

10 thoughts on “ Keep Me Afloat

  1. says:

    4 5 starsThis is a lovely book, aspects of which I will remember for a long time This is the story of Abby, her relationships, friendships, the mistakes and errors of judgement she makes, facing up to them with the chance for redemption and a fresh start and I like her story However, the stand out thing for me is her job of marine biologist and aspects of this struck a real chord with me and that is mostly what I m taking from this story The story begins with Abby returning to Port Townsend 4 5 starsThis is a lovely book, aspects of which I will remember for a long time This is the story of Abby, her relationships, friendships, the mistakes and errors of judgement she makes, facing up to them with the chance for redemption and a fresh start and I like her story However, the stand out thing for me is her job of marine biologist and aspects of this struck a real chord with me and that is mostly what I m taking from this story The story begins with Abby returning to Port Townsend WA, from California after she loses her research grant She is returning partly becau...

  2. says:

    Dear Readers, When I was a kid, I was obsessed with nature documentaries I grew up on a steady diet of Steve Irwin and David Attenborough Even now, I could successfully narrate the entirety of Blue Planet without skipping a beat Before I became a writer, I entertained dreams of becoming a veterinarian, a marine naturalist, a wildlife photographer I have always loved animals, especially whales So, it s probably not a surprise that I wrote a book about a marine biologist Keep Me Afloat is a Dear Readers, When I was a kid, I was obsessed with nature documentaries I grew up on a steady diet of Steve Irwin and David Attenborough Even now, I could successfully narrate the entirety of Blue Planet without skipping a beat Before I became a writer, I entertained dreams of becoming a veterinarian, a marine naturalist, a wildlife photographer I have always loved animals, especially whales So, it s probably not a surprise that I wrote a book about a marine biologist Keep Me Afloat is a love letter to the natural world, but it s also a love letter to my hometown of Port Townsend Poised on the water s edge, Port Townsend is a charming and touristy Victorian seaport it s quirky and breathtakingly gorgeous I have many fond memories of spotting seals and orcas from the deck of whale watching boats and even from the dock near my favorite coffee shop In addition to writing an emotional, deep story about forgiveness, I wanted to write a book that showcases the...

  3. says:

    What a stunning, achingly beautiful novel about love, redemption, and whales Nothing is quite as it seems when marine biologist, Abby Fisher, returns home after a five year absence Penniless and jobless, she brings with her a half empty U haul and a trailer of guilt As she struggles to face those she hurt, and attempts to find a new job on the ocean, her true journey becomes a solitary one Only by turning inward can Abby find forgiveness and permission for a second chance at love The ocean What a stunning, achingly beautiful novel about love, redemption, and whales Nothing is quite as it seems when marine biologist, Abby Fisher, returns home after a five year absence Penniless and jobless, she brings with her a half empty U haul and a trailer of guilt As she struggles ...

  4. says:

    My first book of 2020 And also my first 5 star read of 2020 Thanks to cometreadingsblogtours for the novel you should not miss this one by jennifergoldauthor Keep Me Afloat tells the story of Abby, a woman who has returned home after the research project she was working on has ended It s clear at the beginning that Abby is tentative to come home for a lot of reasons, and the way Jennifer develops the story makes it a complete page turner as you re looking to find out what the true story My first book of 2020 And also my first 5 star read of 2020 Thanks to comet...

  5. says:

    I enjoy this author s writing style It s hard to explain but it just flows so easily that you feel like you know the characters The one thing that keeps popping up in my mind when I think of this book is Abby is a Marine Biologist She makes some choices about her career for other people and puts herself on the back burner This decision digs a hole in her soul and she is desperate to get back on the water Life with Dennis is anything but exciting The love of her life is comfortable in the I enjoy this author s writing style It s hard to explain but it just flows so easily that you feel like you know the characters The one thing that keeps popping up in my mind when I think of this book is Abby is a Marine Biologist She makes some choices about her career for other people and puts herself on the back burner This decision digs a hole in her soul and she is desperate to get back on the water Life with Dennis is anything but exciting The love of her life is comfortable in the little town they grew up in but doesn t realize the anguish Abby feels working at a bank so they can pay bills She yearns for a life of freedom and finds Eli a bank customer who is a professional photographer who travels the world who can provide ...

  6. says:

    This was a great book about dealing with heartbreak, loss, and the uncertainties of life It tells the story of Abby, who went to school for marine biology and has a passion for all things oceanic When she meets her future husband Dennis, however, her life takes a turn she hadn t expected or planned for Years later, after having lived and worked in California for a while, she is back in her hometown and struggling to face the things in her past that she never made peace with The story goes This was a great book about dealing with heartbreak, loss, and the uncertainties of life It tells the story of Abby, who went to school for marine biology and has a passion for all things oceanic When she meets her future husband Dennis, however, her life takes a turn she ...

  7. says:

    Jennifer Gold has written another heart stopping novel in Keep Me Afloat The story takes place beginning in 2000 and also in 2018, the present It weaves seamlessly from past to present and back to the past again in the life of Abby and the love of her life, Dennis I found it very hard to put down and also very emotional, especially toward the end I felt anger, sadness, peace, fear and joy nestled in the pages of this lovely novel I knew Abby s love of the sea aboard the whale watching boats Jennifer Gold has written another heart stopping novel in Keep Me Afloat The story takes place beginning in 2000 and also in 2018, the present It weaves seamlessly from...

  8. says:

    I was very disappointed with this book, which I found trite and stale The main character, Abby, a grown woman of 35, is still having trouble negotiating life and love The parts of the story that focused on marin...

  9. says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here I received an advanced copy of this book from Netgalley.com All thoughts are my own This review contains spoilers Abby Fisher is adrift, lost in life for the second time in five years Keep Me Afloat begins with the protagonist driving from California to her hometown in the PacificNorthwest Five years ago, she hit the sel...

  10. says:

    This was the first Jennifer Gold book for me and I love her style of story telling Keep Me Afloat definitely spoke to me I have found myself in a transition period of life right now Abby s character resonated with me I found myself drawn to certain passages and quotes in the book Don t let the what if s interfere with what you want I felt all her pain and all the difficult changes she had to make in her life Just like Christy and Nick helped Abby, I have also found that friends make This was the first Jennifer Gold book for me and I love her style of story telling Keep Me Afloat definitely spoke to me I have found myself in a transition period of life right now Abby s character resonated with me I found myself drawn to certain passages and quotes in the book Don t let the what if s interfere with what you want I felt all her pain and all the difficult changes she had to make in her life Just like Christy and Nick helped Abby, I have also found that friends make your life so much better The book goes back and forth over many years and different periods of Abby s life Meeting Dennis and her childhood, Abby s college years and young adulthood, and the present I like learning about her life like this, revealing little pieces of information as we go Overall, I enjoyed the story and the Pacific Northwest is calling...

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