Wish Series

3 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 6 ratings

A Secret Wish Summary

From number-one New York Times best-selling author Barbara Freethy comes an emotional and compelling story of love and family. A Secret Wish is Book 1 in the Wish Series.

One night in San Francisco, three women make a birthday wish believing it can't possibly come true. Liz is turning 30. A successful nurse, she has a good career, but no man to share her life. All her friends are married, and she's alone, still trying to outrun a tragedy from her past. Then she meets a handsome stranger.

Angela, a member of a large, loving Italian family, is facing 35 with no baby in the nursery. Eight years of infertility treatments have put a strain on her marriage. Will she have to choose between her husband and having a child?

When she is mugged by an unexpected assailant, her life takes a new turn. Carole, a corporate wife, is staring down 40 candles. Having grown up poor, she worked hard to get ahead, but when her kids bail on her birthday, and she discovers her husband with another woman, she realizes that she may have nothing at all. She goes back to where it all began, the mother she left behind, and the man whose heart she once broke. Three women, three birthdays, and an unforgettable night that will change their lives forever.

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  • Book 1

    • A Secret Wish

    • Wish Series, Book 1
    • By: Barbara Freethy
    • Narrated by: Amy Rubinate
    • Length: 4 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    One night in San Francisco, three women make a birthday wish believing it can't possibly come true. Liz is turning thirty. A successful nurse, she has a good career, but no man to share her life. All her friends are married, and she's alone, still trying to outrun a tragedy from her past. Then she meets a handsome stranger. Angela, a member of a large, loving Italian family, is facing thirty-five with no baby in the nursery. Eight years of infertility treatments have put a strain on her marriage. Will she have to choose between her husband and having a child?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Secret Wish

    • By Mrs. Monica Thompson on 16-04-18

    Regular price: £14.09

  • Book 2

    • Just a Wish Away

    • Wish Series, Book 2
    • By: Barbara Freethy
    • Narrated by: Sandy Rustin
    • Length: 6 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 2
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    Alexa Parker and Braden Elliott fell in love when they were 12 years old. On a summer day, while searching for sea glass on the beaches of Washington State, they discovered an unusually shaped blue bottle. The ever-imaginative Alexa declared it a genie's bottle. Popping the cork, they were surprised by a rogue wave that sprayed them with a fine, cool mist. Closing their eyes, they each made a wish...

    Regular price: £17.89

  • Book 3

    • When Wishes Collide

    • Wish Series
    • By: Barbara Freethy
    • Narrated by: Amy Rubinate
    • Length: 6 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In a moment of desperation two strangers make a wish, only to discover that sometimes a wish can take you down an unexpected path. When Wishes Collide, Book #3 in the Wish Series, is an emotionally compelling and suspenseful contemporary romance by #1 NY Times Bestselling Author Barbara Freethy. Adrianna Cavello's life changed in an instant when a break-in at her restaurant took the life of her boyfriend and left her too traumatized to return to work.

    Regular price: £17.39