J.J.DiBenedetto’s 4th book in the Dream series is the most heart shattering, yet beautiful, of all so far. He continues with the life of Doctor Sara Alderson, and her beloved family. Sara and her former boss,Laurie, from Children’s Hospital are just opening a new private practice in Washington, D.C., and before their very first day of work is even over, a horrible twist of fate slams Sara’s world into turmoil.
Sara is happily working, when she is suddenly being arrested and taken to jail for what is going to be one of the biggest nightmares of her life. Thrust into a horrid situation, because of a greedy woman, and a corrupt and self-serving Prosecuting Attorney, Sara’s entire life, and the lives of all who love her, are about to embark on a terrible and emotional journey that is far from Sara’s control. Sara has to call upon a man from her past that she loathes, but he is the only one who can help.
Throughout the story, we find Sara, who has always been there for everyone else, now unable to face even her own demons. Be prepared feel your own heart ache for all that Sara must endure in this very raw, and very emotional installment of the Dream series. See her strength as she continues to help others, even while losing her own battles. Characters from Sara’s past become intertwined in her current life, and we begin to feel close to them just as we have Sara and Brian and the rest of her family.
Dream Family will completely absorb you as you battle throughout trying to control your own tears as you walk right beside of Sara through each and every emotional scene. You’ll feel compelled to reach over and hold her close to you as she breaks down, and breaks away, from the demons that she has deeply hidden in her soul in this one. In the end though, you will realize that the love you have in your life, and the very existence of those around you, is what truly makes everything in this life, beautiful.
(reviewed 9 days after purchase)