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The Overdue Life of Amy BylerY that never sleeps She discovers a life filled with culture sophistication and with a little encouragement The Overdue PDFEPUBfrom her friends a few blind dates When one man in particular makes uick work of Amy’s heart she risks losing herself completely in the unexpected escape and as the summer comes to an end Amy realizes too late that s. I'm between 35 and 4 stars so I'll round upI have suffered plenty I am a poster child for low grade chronic suffering If an ad agency wanted to make suffering into a thirty second spot they would make a time lapse video of me in my three colors of elastic waistband teacher pants shoveling eight inches of snow at five am so my kids can get to their early bird activities on time then teaching 250 overprivileged kids how to not use computers for porn for ten hours and then collapsing in front of Outlander too tired to even find much less turn on my vibrator at the end of the dayFor the last three years Amy Byler has been the sole provider for her two children 15 year old Cori and 12 year old Joe She's barely keeping her head above water financially working as a school librarian in order to keep her kids in private school tending to the myriad repair needs of their beautiful yet historic read old Pennsylvania house and doing all of the disciplining the chauffeuring and everything else That's been the drill since her husband left for a business trip in Hong Kong and decided not to come backBut now John is back He's realized he has been a terrible father and he wants to be a part of his children's lives again He asks Amy to give him a week with the kids so he can begin seeking their forgiveness Much to Amy's chagrin he accepts all of her criticisms and angry insults and keeps apologizing but he doesn't seem too interested in her forgiveness Reluctantly she takes him up on his offer and heads to New York for a week to attend a library conferenceWhen Amy arrives in New York the scene of some crazy college days she's looking forward to a week of professional development sleeping in and reading a ton of books Instead she starts to let her hair down a little bit and even meets a handsome librarian along the way But she still can't stop worrying about her husband spending time with the kids whether he's going to make some colossal mistake or—worse—whether her kids will even miss herHer old college friend now the editor of a lifestyle magazine convincesorders Amy to get a total makeover and sets her on a course for a real vacation from parenting a #momspringa if you will When her husband asks to spend the summer with the kids Amy's newfound freedom turns into a real adventure followed by the magazine's readers She takes advantage of all the city has to offer and starts finding herself again even going on a few blind dates But when one man threatens to steal her heart she has to decide whether this new Amy will still exist when she returns home and what it means for everything—and everyone—if she doesn't The Overdue Life of Amy Byler was utterly charming laugh out loud funny in parts and an enjoyably thought provoking read Not being a woman or a parent I may have missed some of the nuances of the story but I think the book did a great job exploring the challenges women face as mothers when they sacrifice everything else for their children and supporting their family But when they do that do they put their relationship with their spouse at risk too or is that something they shouldn't worry aboutI enjoyed many of the characters in this book from Amy to her former nun now teacher best friend Lena hot librarian Daniel to self absorbed magazine diva Talia Sure the plot is a bit predictable and I felt like it dragged a bit in the middle but I was looking for a lighter read and this book definitely delivered This definitely fits the bill when you've been reading a lot of brooding thrillers or books heavy on emotion—while there is still poignancy here Kelly Harms keeps the tone light as she explores serious issuesAre you in need of a #momspringa Wish you could have had one The Overdue Life of Amy Byler will give you the lowdown and entertain you to bootLake Union Publishing and First Reads provided me an advance copy of this book in exchange for an unbiased review Thanks for making it availableThe book will be published May 1 2019 See all of my reviews at itseithersadnessoreuphoriablogspotcomCheck out my list of the best books I read in 2018 at You can follow me on Instagram at

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Overworked and Life of ePUB #9734 underappreciated single mom Amy Byler needs a break So when the guilt ridden husband who abandoned her shows up and offers to take care of their kids for the summer she accepts his offer and escapes rural Pennsylvania for New York CityUsually grounded and mild mannered Amy finally lets her hair down in the cit. Smart savvy writing turns a predictable plot into a humorous and heartwarming read about a single mother’s journey to self awareness Amy Byler is a single mom who does what it takes to provide for her children in doing so she has lost herself as she only sees herself as a mother to Cori and Joe Three years ago her husband walked out on her and their two teenage children When he suddenly returns he attempts to make amends by having their kids stay with him for a week over the summer WIth no one to take care of Amy finds herself attending a librarian conference in NYC While in the city she reunites with an old friend who convinces her to take a momspringa a play on the Amish Rumspringa Away from her children and ex husband Amy slowly learns to come to terms with her failed marriage and being a mother At the same time she opens her mind to a new kind of life and new love Amy’s character is likable and relatable but her uick wit is what I loved best about her she has a way with words Kelly Harms’ witty writing style makes The Overdue Life of Amy Byler a standout Amy’s snappy banter coupled with witty side characters gives this book a Gilesue uality In addition there are tons of literary references that will be sure to make any book nerd smile with glee This is a light and charming read elevated by Harms' sharp witty writing #momspringaI received an ARC of this book from NetGalley and Lake Union Publishing in exchange for an honest review

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The Overdue Life of Amy Byler Download » 104 Ú [PDF / Epub] ☆ The Overdue Life of Amy Byler By Kelly Harms – Overworked and underappreciated single mom Amy Byler needs a break So when the guilt ridden husband who abandoned her shows up and offers to take care of their kids for the summer she accepts his offe OHe must make an impossible decision stay in this exciting new chapter of her life or return to the life she left behindBut before she can choose a crisis forces the two worlds together Overdue Life of MOBI #245 and Amy must stare down a future where she could lose both sides of herself and every dream she’s ever nurtured in the beat of a hea. 🅡🅔🅛🅐🅣🅐🅑🅛🅔 🅗🅘🅛🅐🅡🅘🅞🅤🅢 🅕🅐🅝🅣🅐🅑🅤🅛🅞🅤🅢 Kelly harms BRAVO This was such a relatable story told with so much heart and humor I absolutely adored it Amy is the single mother of 15 year old Cory and 12 year old Joe Three years ago Amy’s husband John went out of country for work and never came back Amy picked her self up dusted herself off went back to work and learned how to be a single parent Now John is back wanting to repair his relationship with his Children and offering Amy a summer off from parental responsibility What follows is Amy’s summer of freedom fun self discovery love and a new wardrobe #momspringa Amy was such a real and relatable character As a single mother I saw so much of myself in Amy It is so easy to get caught up in your kids lives and not make enough time for yourself But you also don’t know who you are if you’re not a mom It was so much fun reading about Amy rediscovering herself in New York I loved the makeover all the shopping and all the crazy dates I also loved her support system her Besties Lena and Tallia and Mathew who was kind of a bit of a fairy godfather Also loved the big part that books played in this story Amy was a librarian and she had this really interesting program she presented at a librarian convention I’m sure all bookworms will appreciate the amount of booktalk in this book And there is a hot librarian love interest Another part of the book I really loved was Corey’s journal entries Kelly harms really nailed the 15 year old voice There was just so much fun and goodness in this book This is one of those books that will make you smile make you laugh and leave you feeling good when you have turned that last page The characters are relatable likable and entertaining The storyline is amusing and authentic I think all moms will absolutely love this book BUT I think the book will not only appeal to Mom’s it will appeal to anyone who is ever needed a break from their real life A little re charge Simply put this is an uplifting feel good story with relatable characters and a lot of humor Big thanks to Lake Union for my copy of this book