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Just Lovely! A New Hope by Robyn Carr

Just Lovely! A New Hope by Robyn Carr

Posted June 30, 2015 by Jonetta in Book Review | 2 Comments

    Ginger Dysart is slowly recovering from the loss of her child on top of the disintegration of her ill-advised marriage. Working in the Thunder Point flower shop and being around a network of interesting and supportive women has raised her from a dark abyss. When she “meets” Matt Lacoumette at his sister’s wedding reception, it’s an unlikely encounter between two people rebounding from painful life events.   I loved this story for several reasons. First, Ginger’s descent into severe depression was understandable, presenting a very realistic response to the loss of a child. When her cousin, Ray Anne, steps in and moves her to Thunder Point, it begins an extraordinary healing process that exemplifies the best the community has to offer. The town […]


Riveting! Gone to Die by Stacy Green

Riveting! Gone to Die by Stacy Green

Posted June 23, 2015 by Jonetta in Book Review | 6 Comments

    Lucy Kendall is reeling from the events that led to the deaths of two people, neither she deliberately planned to kill. As her reflections have her spiralling deep into a depression, Chris Hale, her friend and confidant, is losing patience as he’s anxious for them to locate his diabolical mother and deliver their unique brand of justice. When she receives a terrifying message from him, Lucy reaches the frightening conclusion that he’s missing and possibly in his mother’s clutches.   Lucy’s introspection throughout this story was just as fascinating as the search for Chris after he goes missing. The parallels between her life, Chris’ and Mary Weston were surprising at times as she examined the ongoing debate about nature versus nurture. As Chris […]


Review: Training Season by Leta Blake

Review: Training Season by Leta Blake

Posted January 29, 2014 by Jonetta in Book Review | 0 Comments

The setup Figure skater Matty Marcus is struggling to not only recover from a back injury but also his failure to medal at the last Olympic Games. A benefactor reaches out and offers him an opportunity to earn some serious money while continuing to heal and get back into competitive shape. He moves to Montana to house sit a home that has the handsome rancher, Rob Lovely, as a neighbor. The issues With Rob, the flamboyant Matty finds strength, courage and confidence to do what’s necessary to prepare for the upcoming Olympics. He also learns how to be submissive in the bedroom, being able to relinquish control without losing himself. Even though their feelings are deepening towards each other, Matty’s eventual departure looms over them […]