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Goodbye Blues, Hello Love

2.96  ·  Rating Details ·  145 Ratings  ·  20 Reviews
Blush: This is a suggestive romance (love scenes are not graphic)

Blues guitar player Sean has little to sing about. While women love him when he’s performing, once they discover his day job - garbage man - they dump him quicker than trash on collection day. Kaylee, meanwhile, has been proposed to more than most women. Too bad the men doing the asking are residents of the n

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Kindle Edition, Scintillating Samples, 36 pages
Published April 5th 2010 by Ellora's Cave Blush (first published November 13th 2009)
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Adriana
Goodbye Blues, Hello Love by Christie Walker Bos

What a nice break from sex, can you believe it! There was none and I still enjoyed this short funny story.

Sean is a blues player at night and a sanitation worker during the day. He has just moved into his new home and his new neighbors are two meddling twin sisters Rose and Amelia and their best friend Gwen who are all in their seventies. This trio lives and loves to play matchmaker.

Kaylee works at an assisted living community and the only proposal
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Rinou
Nov 29, 2014 Rinou rated it liked it
Really short story with a trio of matchmaking grandmas.
Tracy Zullo
Jun 14, 2016 Tracy Zullo rated it really liked it
Cute little short -- 3.5
Jo Willis
Jul 26, 2015 Jo Willis rated it liked it
Nice easy to read novella.
Caro
Aug 22, 2013 Caro rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: elloras-cave, own
This was a really short, sweet, fun freebie. I'll probably end up reading it again, just for fun. I loved the characters and the plot. I wish this had been longer and finished the story more, but what I read I liked. There was some humor, sweetness, 'atmosphere', and a great overall feel to the story. A great one-sitter for an anytime read. This was definitely worth reading and a great steal. Enjoy!
Tricia
Feb 20, 2011 Tricia rated it liked it
Shelves: 11-02-feb, kindle
I thought this short romance was cute, a quick light enjoyable read. It shows us the elderly matchmakers that I assume are characters in other stories/books by the author, and they are well drawn and fun. The romance itself is a bit easy going, but as there isn't much time to develop character, it's forgivable. I'd like to see other work by this author.
Kathryn Parry
Jul 24, 2015 Kathryn Parry rated it it was amazing
Shelves: 2015
Loved it.
Grant
Sep 14, 2016 Grant rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2016-75-reads
I really liked the great descriptions as I read the story. I could really be there in my mind and since I have a strong mind. Well I just felt there . And I just really enjoyed that.
Chanpreet
Mar 25, 2012 Chanpreet rated it liked it
This is really short. I was really surprised by that. There was still quite a bit backed into it and it has the potential to be an amazing full length novel or as a longer novella.

Debra
Nov 27, 2011 Debra rated it liked it
Shelves: romance
A nice romance novella...nothing special, but it was fun. Actually interested in reading similar from Ms Bos. Hers seems like a style suited to the shorter form.
Serena
Apr 01, 2016 Serena rated it liked it
Shelves: romance-mf
My Rating System:
* couldn't finish, ** wouldn't recommend, *** would recommend, **** would read again, ***** have read again
Cathy
Feb 14, 2011 Cathy rated it liked it
Shelves: kindle-books
Free Kindle download. Cute novella about elderly matchmakers and the new, blues-playing neighbor.
Carole
Jan 11, 2012 Carole rated it it was ok
Shelves: kindle-books, freebie
Cute novella with characters from Getting Back to Delaney. Probably more of a 3.5....
Shannon
A short cute tale of 3 elderly but spirited matchmakers latest victims.
Jennifer
Mar 22, 2012 Jennifer rated it liked it
A great short story about 3 matchmaking ladies. Humour was great.
Kelly Fitzpatrick
Mar 08, 2011 Kelly Fitzpatrick rated it really liked it
Cute free read. My mom downloaded it too.
Martha
Mar 21, 2011 Martha rated it liked it
Shelves: kindle
A sweet vignette about love at first sight.
MountainKat
Short, cute and sweet!
Richard
Aug 01, 2010 Richard rated it liked it
Shelves: fiction, bos
Good light short stry
Rachel
Dec 31, 2013 Rachel marked it as owned-to-read  ·  review of another edition
*downloaded free on ARE
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When looking for her soul mate, Christie Walker Bos made a “man list” with 65 items, created a “magical” ceremony and buried the list in the mountains. Two months later, her “magical man” appeared with 63 of the 65 required traits, so she had no choice but to marry the guy. Now she lives with her soul mate Robbie in a mountaintop community in California surrounded by pine trees, crazed squirrels a ...more
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