Make you a freaking psychic on how others feel exactly When Vanessa Keaton s escapes an abusive marriage she eturns to the only
she has eally called home Whilst Hal is not eally her stepfather any he and her half brother Beck have never treated Vanessa as anything other than family after she was dumped on their doorstep by her neglectful mother Maggie Now she has ebuilt her life She has a successful dress boutiue in the small town of St Dennis called Bling she has friends and she is happy being singleWith Beck getting married his fiancee has asked her to look after her eclusive brother Grady Shields who will be in "Town For Just A Few "for just a few for the wedding Grady is ex FBI but now he lives in the isolated wilds of Montana He operates adventure tours but mostly he just wants to be alone and has done so since the death of his wife while he was an FBI agent He is also pretty sure he doesn t need a babysitter for the few days he is in town but he can t deny his attraction to VanessaWhen there are a series of incidents where Vanessa and her business appear to be the targets Grady steps in determined to protect her no matter what it takesThis is one of if not the only books in the series to have that omantic suspense style subplot It isn t my favourite thing but I can live with it occasionallyRating 45See my thoughts on the first five books in the series here I love Mariah Stewart s writing style and her flexibility with it Will this be a suspenseful book with Thrones, Dominations romance oromance with a twist of suspense to keep things energized Well it doesn t matter to me which way it comes because I loved Coming Home I thoroughly enjoyed the I Hela Cnau romance and that it flowed naturally It helped whenever back story was mentioned in case you missed her earlier Last series I do love when an author finds characters that can be brought back It was a wonderful bookomantic and funny and sassy and even suspenseful Bonus is that it is first in a new trilogy so I look forward to the second book coming in the fall. M the nightmare she left behind The last thing she’s looking for is omance but the hot new man in town is hard to esist And when Vanessa’s past catches up with her Grady finds that he’s unwilling to let her become a victim again As together they fight her demons Grady and Vanessa discover that life still holds some surprises and that love doesn’t always have to hurtBONUS This edition includes an excerpt from Mariah Stewart's Long Way Home.place she has
Mariah Stewart ´ 4 Read & DownloadBook Did this book bore you It did for me Usually when I The Mistake (Off-Campus, read something terrible I can basically get it done in less than two days and give a long winded speech on how it fails atomance and how it is degrading to feminism etc etc etcSo you get the point I gave it three stars because the author gets brownie points for statingWhat s pathetic is a man who is so small that he has to hurt someone else in order to feel like a man p 202 In this case I m glad she brings up abuse and tackles it head on Vanessa faced two shitty marriages the second almost getting killed by her ex husband It doesn t help that her female Piraten! role model was Maggie who went through crappy marriages and didn t botheraising her children in "the first place maggie dumps her son beck "first place Maggie dumps her son Beck Hal s door with a birth certificate and later sends Vanessa there because she can t help in any way or formThe sense of community was there but I was ather bored with the daily interactions Despite having a stalker destroying Vanessa s property and trying to get back at her St Dennis is a very dull town and even the newspaper editor bored me to tears with her diary entries that sounded obviously the author s voice No ule against that but it made me wonder if the author is boring in The Complete Guide To Surfing Your Best real life as well as her other worksThe suspense happened pretty uickly as well as the attraction between Grady and Vanessa I didn t expect sparks flying or some heated smut here and there But the moment they show interest the kissing and groping comes out of nowhere that I have to go back ande From Tree Dwellings To New Towns read the paragraph to expect some form of building emotional appeal for theeader I didn t get a whole lot of that If the author did a good job at something she was ight about them being closed off Grady was great until he left Um okay I guess that pissed me off a little You clearly love her but decide that leaving is the best for the both of you Because you can decide what s best for her feelings too I get that you e still wounded from your murdered wife but it doesn E Chesapeake Bay Though he swears he isn’t interested in finding love again Grady can’t ignore the mutual sparks that fly when he meets Vanessa KeatonAlthough her past was marked by bad choices Vanessa has found that coming to St Dennis is the best decision she’s ever made Bling her trendy boutiue is a success with tourists as well as with the townspeople She’s made friends has a home she loves and has established a life for herself far fro. I ead this because the Read Between the Wines group Chose It Our Book Hostess This Month Met The Author it Our book hostess this month met the author had never ead anything by her soThe story is predictable and contrived The characters are cliche and ather "Silly The Writing Is A Lot Of "The writing is a lot of tell tell The scenery is interesting being familiar with Annapolis helped my interest and this set up a number of side stories for future books about the small town I was entertained by it in that same way I m entertained by Chef Ramsey on Master Chef I don t like him but I don t change the channel eitherNot that I ve ead worse is a very good eview but that s kind of where this one stands Anyone that likes "Debbie Macomber Sherryl Woods Or Robyn Carr " Macomber Sherryl Woods or Robyn Carr love this book Coming Home is the first book in The Chesapeake Diaries series by Mariah Stewart It is part omance and part suspense but The Escape (Hendersons Boys, really it is a story aboutelationships and families The story takes place in St Dennis a small town on the Chesapeake Bay This book helps to set up the next two books in the trilogy In this book you are introduced to all the key players The focus of this book is Vanessa and Grady Both are wounded individuals when it comes to Lolo relationships but something clicks between them Theomance blossoms much faster than it would in Range real life but hey this isomantic fiction It isn t Besorah Of Yahusha Natsarim Version real life Vanessa and Gradyeally seem to belong together The Dauntless (Spy Girl Book 5) regardless of the things that happened to them in the past The past however doesn t want to stay in the past Vanessa has a string of incidents happen that is than just a tiny police matter and Grady feels the need to step in This iseally when their Color of Jazz relationship blossoms it is also when some otherelationships start to mend I love the small town that MsStewart created in this book The townspeople are fun and much like those that you find all over America This book could easily have been about my town She keeps both the Christmas Countdown romance and the suspense fairly light making this a greatead for the beach I can t wait to dive into the next. New York Times bestselling author Mariah Stewart presents a captivating contemporary The Magic Fart (Pornucopia, romance novel in the tradition of Robyn Carr Susan Mallery and Barbara FreethyIn the wake of his wife’s murder agent Grady Shields turned his back on the FBI and everything else toetreat into the vast solitude of Montana grieve for his lost love and forget the world But after years in seclusion his sister’s wedding draws him to St Dennis a peaceful town on th.