Sun Kissed (Kendrick/Coulter/Harrigan, #7)
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Sun Kissed (Kendrick/Coulter/Harrigan #7)

4.07 of 5 stars 4.07  ·  rating details  ·  2,524 ratings  ·  106 reviews
Samantha Harrigan's quarter horses are falling ill due to poison, and as the insurance beneficiary, she's the prime suspect. Unswayed by the rumors around town, handsome veterinarian Tucker Coulter offers to help prove her innocence, even though Sam is uneasy about accepting his assistance-and about the way he makes her feel...

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Paperback, 480 pages
Published January 4th 2011 by Signet (first published January 1st 2007)
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 Danielle The Book Huntress (Angels Weep For Goodreads)
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Ana Luisa
Esta foi uma leitura excepcional! Se antes tinha adorado o livro “O Sol da Minha Vida”, agora fiquei completamente rendida.
Catherine Anderson é uma autora que se mostra muito cuidadosa acerca dos temas que escreve. Em cada livro nota-se uma atenção particular ao meio envolvente e aos problemas que englobam a trama fazendo-me lembrar o cuidado com que uma simples teia de aranha é construída, sendo cada fio ligado com extremo cuidado sem haver um único descuido. Claro que para mim este livro teve...more
Mafi
Gostei bastante mais uma vez personagens reais e credíveis, uma história boa com suspense apesar de ter sido previsível. Mas como sempre um romance muito bom :)
L' Te
There really is only one word, Wholesome ... Vitamin and mineral fortified with just the right amount of sweetness to make it palatable. If you are already aquatinted with Ms. Anderson’s brand of storytelling, than Sun Kissed will be a treasure trove overflowing with good old fashioned family values. Nevertheless, this was my first C. Anderson novel, and I must admit, the heavy, unremitting dose of Anderson’s brand of “morality” was slightly overwhelming.

Okay ... Before you start branding me an...more
Isis FG
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J.B. Stockings
This is my third Catherine Anderson book, and I've decided that she is an okay writer, but just okay. I think she has a talent for creating interesting and believable characters, as well as interesting storylines, but I'm often knocked out of the world she creates by the sudden unrealistic dialogue or stilted turn of phrase.

This particular book had an interesting story, but a very predictable ending to the conflict. I saw it coming a mile away. And the romance side of the book simply had no spar...more
Miss Kim
Oct 27, 2008 Miss Kim rated it 3 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: people who like horses
Recommended to Miss Kim by: continuation of a series
Even though I really like this series, I was disappointed in Tucker's story. There was very little romance in this one, as it was all about the horses. Horse this, and horse that. Horses horses horses. I did like the mystery, but there was just not enough 'fun stuff' in the book. In Isaiah's book, we get to meet Tucker the first time. He is portrayed as a playboy, with a taste for the finer things in life. He's never planning to settle down. Now, in his book, he's totally opposite. Suddenly he d...more
Ian
Samantha Harrigan is a breeder of champion horses. When one of her horses becomes distressed she calls Tucker Coulter a vet specializing in large animals. (view spoiler)

Sun Kissed is by the numbers romantic suspense. The only real surprise in this book is that it had m...more
Filipa
Another sucess by Catherine Anderson. She just can't help it. I love her books, they're my special treasures.
As Debbie Macomber says in her review: "Her stories make you believe in the power of love". I wouldn't have said it better than this because this is exactly how CA makes me feel.
I've loved Tucker and Samantha and their romance. It was truly inspiring.

I'll keep Harrigan's books close at hand so if I miss this series I can always pick one book up and enter my dreamland.
Cátia Santos
Mais outra história amorosa e comovente de Catherine Anderson. Como sempre gostei ha história criada pela autora e dos persoangens, é impossível não nos afeiçoarmos aos mesmos e torcermos pelo seu final feliz.
Para mim, esta autora tem o talento único de criar histórias que aquecem o nosso coração e nos deixam mais felizes com a vida.
Tenho pena que as histórias sobre os irmãos Coulter tenham acabado, mas tenho a certea que a dos Harrigan também serão boas.
~Megan~
I just finished the audiobook...not my favorite in the Coulter series, but it was a nice closer. I'm assuming Anderson moves on to the Harrigan family next, and I'm cool with that. I just wanna know where this town is because they grown some fine hunk of man meat there. I mean seriously.....can this many awesome men exist in one town? I'd like a one way ticket, please!
KimKirt
Another good read by Catherine Anderson. I'm loving this series, though in being true to myself I am reading them out of order. I honestly didn't think I'd like Tucker, because I thought he was a butthole in book #6. Took me a while to get that out of my head, but I did end up really enjoying this book.
Chrissy
Basically the same story line as the other Anderson books. But I love reading about hte Kendrick/Coulter family so I will definately keep reading her books. They are always a fast read for me so I get through the series quickly. Nice books to read on a lazy afternoon
bookreader88
I am a huge fan of Catherine Anderson and normally rate her books 5 stars with a rare 4 stars. However, this one just didn't grab me the way the others have. I am having trouble putting my finger on exactly what made me rate it a thee and after reflecting, I believe it was the lack of connection I felt to the hero and heroine. I can't say I disliked either of them, and I think I may be spoiled by the heart tugging characters Anderson has written before, but I found myself apathetic about their p...more
Michelle
Tucker is the last single Coulter and is ready to settle down. He finally meets the right woman, Samantha Harrigan, when they are both arrested for trying to protect an abused horse. Samantha comes from a rich family of horse breeders. She is the youngest and only girl in the Harrigan clan, which consists of her overprotective father and brothers. Most of the book is spent trying to solve the mystery of who is poisoning Samantha’s horses. When two of her prized horses die Samantha becomes the nu...more
Kat
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May Mostly Romance
Sun Kissed ของแคทเธอรีน แอนเดอร์สัน

เรื่องนี้เป็นเล่มที่เจ็ดในชุด Kendrick/Coulter/Harrigan ซึ่งเป็นชื่อตระกูลสามตระกูลที่เกี่ยวพันกันผ่านการแต่งงานของตัวละครใน เรื่อง (เคนดริทแต่งงานกับคูลเตอร์ และคูลเตอร์ก็มาแต่งงานกับแฮร์ริแกน) โดยเล่มนี้เป็นเรื่องสุดท้ายที่เล่าถึงพี่น้องตระกูลคูลเตอร์ และถือเป็นเล่มเปิดตัวพี่น้องตระกูลแฮร์ริแกน

ทักเกอร์ คูลเตอร์ สัตวแพทย์ และหนุ่มโสดคนเดียวในตระกูลที่เหลืออยู่อาสามาช่วยดูแลสัตว์ในงานโรดิโอแห่งนึง ซึ่งเขาพบเห็นชายขี้เมากำลังทำร้ายม้าที่ไร้ทางต่อสู้อยู่ แต่ก่อ...more
Nath
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Sara Gonçalves
Que posso dizer? Esta foi uma história que me arrebatou logo desde o início e que me relembrou quão bom é estar a ler sem parar, convulsivamente, uma história linda, doce, ternurenta, uma história que se adora a cada página que se lê. Catherine Anderson é uma das minhas autoras favoritas, que sei que nunca me desilude. Sei que sempre que abro um livro seu, me vou deliciar com o seu romance nem sempre perfeito mas com um final sempre feliz. Umas vezes gosto, mais, outras menos, mas são sempre lei...more
Sara
This is the first of Catherine's books I've felt warranted the lowest possible rating. Not because it was vile and horrendous, but because there wasn't even enough good to balance out the bad.

I actually had fairly high hopes for this one. Samantha seemed like she'd be a fun heroine, I'd already seen glimpses of her in her brother Clint's story and she seemed cute. I was looking forward to seeing Tucker as a romantic lead instead of just Isaiah's naysaying brother. And the plot seemed like harmle...more
Maggie
Jun 01, 2009 Maggie rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Anyone who enjoys a good romance
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Leslie
Well written 'romance' with a mystery that to me was far too predictable. The characters were super human and although they were meant to be flawed came across as perfect due to the genre. Read this one because a friend thought I'd like it - I did as long as I kept the classic romance out of the picture. Boy meets girl - she likes him but he doesn't like her or vice versa but circumstances will throw them together and they'll both see this was meant to be - the only one for me - magical and perf...more
Melinda
My first Catherine Anderson book was My Sunshine - and little did I know when I picked Sun Kissed up from the flea market that this book was about Tucker Coulter (Issiah's twin brother from My Sunshine)

I really liked this book. It keeps with the animal and nature themes. Anderson writes in such a way I can see myself in the main character - Samantha Harrington.

Samantha's prize horse sudden gets sick, and then a few more of her horses start acting strange. When the police start to nose around th...more
Christina Sesok
Well, this is the end of the formal Coulter books in the Kendrick/Coulter/Harrigan saga. I put off reading this book for as long as possible because of that, but I finally buckled and read it. Not one of my favorite Catherine Anderson books, pretty much just average, but I've definitely read worse. I really do wish the rest of the Coulter could have made more of an appearance. Except for Isaiah, the Coulter family really didn't appear too much throughout the novel, which was pretty disappointing...more
Linda
Typical Catherine Anderson tale - young woman in trouble, distrusting of men, trying to handle things on her own but overprotected by a male-dominated family. Enter an attractive man set out to steal her heart. This is a good, fast read with just enough mystery to keep the plot engaging. Every once in a while you need to read a book like this that keeps you thoroughly entertained without taxing your mind.
Laurie
When Samantha Harrigan attends the local rodeo, she doesn't expect to wind up in jail. But that's what happens when she tries to stop a drunkard from abusing his horse. Tucker Coulter, a handsome local veterinarian, comes to her defense, and both of them are arrested. The charges are dropped, but Sam's troubles have only started...

*Summary on Goodreads.com*

Tucker is a vet just trying to do his job at a rodeo when he sees Samantha struggling against a man twice her size. He steps in to defend her...more
Trang Nguyen
Unlike her first 4 books of this series, Sunkissed takes a slightly different approach in the plot scheme. Anderson has steered away from the sexy, steamy scenes and took an alternative suspenseful route. I find it very refreshing. (because the sex scenes were starting to get repetitive.)

I found this story sad yet warming. Samantha Harrigan the daughter of a millionaire cowboy has been sheltered all her life by her father and four brothers. Tucker the last of the Coulter boys finally falls in lo...more
Christina
One of my favorite things about this novel is its incorporation of horses. I used to take riding lessons and Samantha’s love for horses was something I could completely relate to. The horses were the theme throughout the book.

I wouldn’t call the book suspense novel as it didn’t have the same pace of a suspense book, but the storyline of what was happening with Sam’s horses was full of twists and turns.

Sun Kissed also had good content about families sticking together for good reasons.

It’s a quick...more
Jessica
although i have been enjoying the series i have suddenly found that this and the next book have become quite religious. not sure how the rest of the series is going to pan out.
Christine
I can't seem to stop reading Catherine Anderon's books. Usually, after a run by the same author, I begin to get annoyed with the underlying formula that becomes clearer as time goes on, but in this case, I am loving the characters so much that the formula isn't bothering me as much. Sun Kissed isn't her best, since the typical lovely romance was shadowed by a highly predictable mystery, but it didn't dull my newfound love of cowboys one bit.

I recommend this book to Catherine Anderson fans. If yo...more
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“Sammantha: Tucker?
Tucker: Does some other man call at this hour just to hear your voice? If so, give me his name, and I'll kill him.”
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