One in a Million
A poignant and satisfying story of hope, Kimberla Lawson Roby's One in a Million beautifully shows us the difference between what we think we want and what we actually need to be truly happy.
Kennedi Mason thinks she's the luckiest woman on earth. She loves her job, she has a wonderful best friend, and she's been married for ten years to her soul mate. There's nothing she...more
This is a good idea for a story and the ending is shocking and fun. The main character is very naive in a difficult situation, the feelings are real and probably very realistic. However, some of the character dialogue is run together and a little forced, it sometimes just sounds funny for some reason. O ...more
I was really disappointed in this story. It started off very predictable and then picked up at the end with a twist. The characters were well developed as someone can relate to them and their situation but the flow of the story did not work for me. There seemed to be missing pieces and as a reader, I was un ...more
The main event did take me by ...more
Kennedi was your typical woman that was pretty much in the dark her entire marriage. She was so confused, she didn't know which way to turn or go. Her husband was your typical I can do whatever I want and don't care who I hurt m ...more
DATE: April 24, 2008
TITLE: One in a Million
AUTHOR: Roby, Kimberla Lawson
COPYRIGHT: June 2008
RATING: 2.5 out 5
This is the first book by this author that I have read so I have no comparison to her other works. She has several other books to her credit so I would assume that she has a large audience.
The story line was one I could relate to on several different levels but the behavior of the Kennedi Mason was not. Since she was portrayed as a woman nearly 40, I would have ...more
And he has another woman.
And he's moving out that evening.
How do you take news like that?
Kennedi certainly never has a chance to tell Blake HER good news. But when Blake finds out...he ...more
I'd definitely recommend this book. It will certainly put things in perspective for you, and unf ...more
Now I am wondering if the main character was in one of the Reverend Black books...