Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. A seemingly Norman Rockwell-like family is at the Home Song – Kindle edition by Lavyrle Spencer. Download it. LaVyrle Spencer explores the true meaning of unconditional love in this powerful New York Times bestseller. High school principal Tom Gardner feels. Home Song (). 1h 36min | Drama Writers: LaVyrle Spencer (book), Patricia K. Meyer (teleplay) Known As: LaVyrle Spencer’s Home Song See moreĀ».

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Mar 20, Alora rated it did not like it. The Notre Dame High School football coach, Les Modeau has his son Crazy on the team because he is a big over grown kid who is jokingly abused by most of the other kids. There’s a problem loading this llavyrle right now. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.

As with any Spencer story, this touches the heartstrings, although mine were resistant to sympathy for Tom and Claire. To view it, click here.

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And then, when she did And Kent, a tall lavurle perfect boy, has a cowlick just like Tom’s. Tom only has to look at him to see that this teenager is the son he never knew he had, the result of a one-night stand on the eve of Tom’s wedding years before.

I just couldn’t get into this storyline. They’ve been married 18 years; they have two wonderful children, Robby and Chelsea. LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices.

Feb 13, Fay Risner rated it it was amazing. lavyr,e

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. She also does a big disservice to her adult characters in not allowing the full spectrum of betrayal, anguish, remorse and redemption to occur over the course of the book. Since this book was written in amidst a lot of culture wars about broken homes etc, this is an understandable agenda, no one likes to see the pain of divorce but in doing this LS missed an opportunity to really show the nuts and bolts of making a marriage work after a betrayal and in presenting Claire the betrayed wife as being irrationally jealous and angry, she denies a lot validity to the very real effects of betrayal even 18 years later and the pressure and strain it puts on people.


I did not get a happy feeling at the end, just a sense of doom and waiting for the other shoe to fall, I hate to see the marriage three years from the end of the book, cause I don’t think there will be one left. This could have been a marvelous opportunity for Tom to really prove his love and devotion to Claire, it could have been a great lead in to two people overcoming a absolutely devastating betrayal and come out stronger, better people with a real chance for happiness together.

Apr 01, Buscadora rated it did not like it. Customers who bought this item also bought. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. But the stories are always good.

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At one point I was angry with Tom, then I felt angry at Claire for being unwilling to talk to Tom or try to work things out, I felt empathy for all three kids caught in the middle of something that had happened many years ago, yet kept in the dark about it. Mar 30, Jennie rated it really liked it Shelves: The family was too gooey sweet.


Tom Gardner is a perfect hero in a perfect marriage. The woman raises the child, a son, as a single parent.

Edit Storyline High school xong Tom Gardner is happily married with two children, but then his perfect life is disrupted by the arrival of new student Kent Arens and his mother Monica. Exclusive day free trial for Amazon Prime members. Start reading Home Song on your Kindle in under a minute. In fact, that is exactly what he says “She didn’t mean anything.

Home Song by LaVyrle Spencer

Not that I blame the kids, yome kids and can’t help wanting their stable universe to continue, but now the sons have the idea that betraying your partner is okay as long as the partner doesn’t know right away, and the daughter has the idea that when a man screws around on you, you have to take him back and continue your relationship because he wants that and your kids do too so homee needs aren’t important.

Family Blessings TV Movie And she is forced to face his illegitimate son in her Honors English class each day, and it’s too much to bear! Although I was married at one time and now divorced for over 8 years, and even though I wasn’t the one that made that choice, this book hit home for me and how lives can come crashing down at spenecr time. Jan Hardcover Mar Paperback. Set up a giveaway. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.