The Hummingbird

The Hummingbird


From the author of the acclaimed The Curiosity comes a compelling and moving story of compassion, courage, and redemption.

Deborah Birch is a seasoned hospice nurse whose daily work requires courage and compassion. But her skills and experience are tested in new and dramatic ways when her easygoing husband, Michael, returns from his third deployment to Iraq haunted by nightmares, anxiety, and rage. She is determined to help him heal, and to restore the tender, loving marriage they once had.

At the same time, Deborah’s primary patient is Barclay Reed, a retired history professor and expert in the Pacific Theater of World War II whose career ended in academic scandal. Alone in the world, the embittered professor is dying. As Barclay begrudgingly comes to trust Deborah, he tells her stories from that long-ago war, which help her find a way to help her husband battle his demons.

Told with piercing empathy and heartbreaking realism, The Hummingbird is a masterful story of loving commitment, service to country, and absolution through wisdom and forgiveness.

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  • 001 The Hummingbird
    Duration: 51s
  • 002 Chapter 01
    Duration: 30min
  • 003 Chapter 02
    Duration: 26min
  • 004 Chapter 03
    Duration: 31min
  • 005 Chapter 04
    Duration: 34min
  • 006 Chapter 05
    Duration: 46min
  • 007 Chapter 06
    Duration: 22min
  • 008 Chapter 07
    Duration: 39min
  • 009 Chapter 08
    Duration: 35min
  • 010 Chapter 09
    Duration: 50min
  • 011 Chapter 10
    Duration: 31min
  • 012 Chapter 11
    Duration: 21min
  • 013 Chapter 12
    Duration: 25min
  • 014 Chapter 13
    Duration: 54min
  • 015 Chapter 14
    Duration: 31min
  • 016 Chapter 15
    Duration: 28min
  • 017 Chapter 16
    Duration: 01h02min
  • 018 Chapter 17
    Duration: 19min
  • 019 Chapter 18
    Duration: 41min
  • 020 Chapter 19
    Duration: 24min
  • 021 Credits
    Duration: 01min
  • sample
    Duration: 01min