About The One That I Want
- Hardcover: 288 pages
- Publisher: Shaye Areheart Books (June 1, 2010)
This novel is for anyone who has ever wondered what their future might hold. Most of us question where we will be in five or ten years, who we will marry (if we get married), where we’ll live, if the goals we’ve set for ourselves will actually come to pass. THE ONE THAT I WANT, (Shaye Areheart Books; June 1, 2010), Allison Winn Scotch’s smart, entertaining, and inspiring follow-up to the highly praised Time of My Life, explores what might happen if you could see into your future.
Tilly Farmer is 32 years old and has the life she always dreamed of: married to her high school boyfriend, working as the school guidance counselor, trying for a baby. Perfect. But a chance meeting with a childhood friend in a fortune teller’s tent at the local fair changes everything.
“I’m giving you the gift of clarity,” her friend says, “It’s what I always thought you needed.” That night Tilly has a terrifying dream that her alcoholic father has relapsed, and when she wakes up to learn that he crashed his car into a tree after a night at the bar she can’t help but think she saw it coming. Soon enough Tilly starts seeing more visions: her husband Tyler uprooting their quiet life, a packed U-Haul in their driveway, leaving for a job in Seattle. And even more disturbing, these visions start coming true.
What would you do if you could take a glimpse into your future and how would you react if it wasn’t quite what you expected? What if the life you were living isn’t the one you were meant to? In THE ONE THAT I WANT Allison Winn Scotch allows us to consider that fundamental question…what if?
Allison Winn Scotch is the bestselling author of Time of My Life and The Department of Lost and Found. Prior to her fiction, she was a frequent contributor to numerous magazines and websites including Cooking Light, Family Circle, Fitness, Glamour, and Redbook, and now focuses on celebrity profiles for a variety of magazines.
Allison lives in New York with her husband and their son and daughter.
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Monday, May 31st: Rundpinne
Wednesday, June 2nd: Peeking Between the Pages
Thursday, June 3rd: Books, Movies, and Chinese Food
Monday, June 7th: Hey, Lady! Whatcha’ Readin’?
Tuesday, June 8th: Write Meg!
Wednesday, June 9th: Life in the Thumb
Thursday, June 10th: The Brain Lair
Monday, June 14th: Simply Stacie
Wednesday, June 16th: Luxury Reading
Friday, June 18th: ChickLitReviews.com
Monday, June 21st: Presenting Lenore
Wednesday, June 23rd: Novel Whore