Nicholas Sparks Novel Learning Series: A Bend In The Road

Ages:13-18 yrs

Miles Ryan’s life seemed to end the day his wife was killed in a hit-and-run accident two years ago. As deputy sheriff of New Bern, North Carolina, he not only grieves for her and worries about their young son Jonah, but also longs to bring the unknown driver to justice. Then Miles meets Sarah Andrews, Jonah’s second-grade teacher. A young woman recovering from a difficult divorce, Sarah moved to New Bern hoping to start over. Tentatively Miles and Sarah reach out to each other, soon the are falling in love. But what neither realizes is that they are also bound together by a shocking secret, one that will force them to re-examine everything they believe in, including their love.

With a Novel Learning Series™ Student Guide:

*Questions about the text after every few chapters check your comprehension;

*Quizzes throughout help you prepare for standardized tests with SAT and ACT style questions using vocabulary and grammar from the book;

*Sample writing prompts and essays at the end, guide you through the elements of an above-average, average, and below-average essay and explain why!