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Fireworks Over Toccoa

Fireworks Over Toccoa What a beautiful debut novel by Jeffrey Stepakoff. Lily marries just days before her husband is off to fight in World War II. The story picks up as he and others are returning home.  A celebration with fireworks is planned, and Lily meets Jake Russo, the designer of the fireworks for the…

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Fireworks Over Toccoa

What a beautiful debut novel by Jeffrey Stepakoff. Lily marries just days before her husband is off to fight in World War II. The story picks up as he and others are returning home.  A celebration with fireworks is planned, and Lily meets Jake Russo, the designer of the fireworks for the celebration. Follow as Lily and Jake’s paths cross; will Lily choose duty and her husband or the man who might be the love of her life. Enjoy!

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Seagrass Pier

Seagrass Pier In Colleen Coble’s latest, Elin, a young heart transplant patient begins to remember the murder of her heart’s donor – that is where the suspense comes in as the killer begins to hunt her down.  Her heart is also involved in another matter as she reconnects with her daughter’s father, whom she has…

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Seagrass Pier

In Colleen Coble’s latest, Elin, a young heart transplant patient begins to remember the murder of her heart’s donor – that is where the suspense comes in as the killer begins to hunt her down.  Her heart is also involved in another matter as she reconnects with her daughter’s father, whom she has never told he fathered a child.  Many twists in this tale as the idea of cell memory is explored and Elin questions why some feelings have changed since the surgery, but the love in her heart remains. Enjoy!

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The Best Of Me

The Best of Me Nicholas Sparks told me he doesn’t write about “romance”, he writes about “love”, and that he does!  Everyone who enjoys a good love story will enjoy “The Best of Me”.    Sparks explores the question of “what if” with characters Amanda and Dawson, who fell in love in high school, went their…

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The Best of Me

Nicholas Sparks told me he doesn’t write about “romance”, he writes about “love”, and that he does!  Everyone who enjoys a good love story will enjoy “The Best of Me”.    Sparks explores the question of “what if” with characters Amanda and Dawson, who fell in love in high school, went their separate ways and meet each other again following the death of a friend, after twenty-five years.  What if their love had been allowed to flourish?  Find out…in The Best of Me – Enjoy!

 

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The Hurricane Sisters

The Hurricane Sisters Dorothea Benton Frank takes readers to the Lowcountry of South Carolina once again with her latest, “The Hurricane Sisters”.    Three generations of women explore a variety of troubles as they work to get by, forgive, and renew their lives and friendships.  I love the southern flavor of Frank’s writings; the humor is…

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The Hurricane Sisters

Dorothea Benton Frank takes readers to the Lowcountry of South Carolina once again with her latest, “The Hurricane Sisters”.    Three generations of women explore a variety of troubles as they work to get by, forgive, and renew their lives and friendships.  I love the southern flavor of Frank’s writings; the humor is top-notch, and I always feel I am taking a great vacation in the Carolinas when reading her stories.  Enjoy!

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The Mountain Between Us

The Mountain Between Us This was the book that introduced me to Charles Martin’s writing.  (then I continued to read all his novels!)  A wonderful story of love and survival, The Mountain Between Us, follows two people who have just met, whose flight was cancelled as they try to reach their destination.   A charter plane…

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The Mountain Between Us

This was the book that introduced me to Charles Martin’s writing.  (then I continued to read all his novels!)  A wonderful story of love and survival, The Mountain Between Us, follows two people who have just met, whose flight was cancelled as they try to reach their destination.   A charter plane is hired, but crashes in the wilderness, leaving them injured, but alive.  This page-turner will captivate you as your belief in the power of love in strengthened.  Enjoy!

 

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