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Picket Fence (The McDaniels #1)

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Finnoula O'Grady had never had a home. Growing up in foster care, Finn had spent her childhood longing for a little house with a white picket fence. Years later her dreams came true when she inherited the rundown March Winds. But someone else was in love with her house -- young Emma, the lonely niece of her next-door neighbor Cade McDaniel.

Cade knew nothing about being a s
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Paperback, 379 pages
Published January 1st 2005 by Harlequin Books
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Denise
Nov 09, 2011 Denise rated it really liked it
Well, I finally found the first book in this series. I have basically read this series backwards which I really hate to do. I am a "read in sequence" kind of gal. My daughter gave me the first book that I read which happens to be the 3rd book in the series (it was called The Wedding Dress). I liked these books a lot. I would have liked them better if I didn't know what was going to happen because of reading them backwards.

Anyway, a good romance series, for me lots of tears especially the second
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Linda
Dec 21, 2012 Linda rated it really liked it
Another great book by Kimberly Cates. I accidentally read the third book in this series by accident, because I didn't realize it was part of a series. Once I started reading, I was immediately drawn into the story. Kimberly Cates is a very talented writer. She makes the characters so real, you feel as if the they are part of your circle of friends in a very short time. The book starts with the main character (her name escapes me at the moment) who is a librarian, buying an old, delapitated house ...more
L A
Dec 31, 2015 L A rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Very engaging and emotional read. If you are looking for a light and fluffy read, this will not be the book for you.
April
Mar 31, 2009 April rated it really liked it
Really good book, loved the story and the characters. I'm totally getting into Ms. Cates' work. The end was a little predictable, but still good. Only complaint is that she didn't build up to or draw out the 2 or 3 really suspenseful/exciting parts - she just kept on going like they were no big deal. Other than that, really enjoyed the book.
Jan
Jan 03, 2016 Jan rated it liked it
Two people come together, each thinking romance was out of the question because of their parents and the struggles they had. Naturally, a HEA ending was in the works but I like the characterization, especially Emma.
Grace
May 24, 2012 Grace rated it really liked it
very entertaining story, tho on the predictable side for sure. still, I enjoyed it quite a bit and would recommend it as a nice summer read.
Julie
Dec 14, 2013 Julie rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Book was sad in some places. Glad it had a happier ending. Hope to see more of want the Author is writing sometime.
Bcgrad
May 27, 2009 Bcgrad rated it liked it
"She dealt with him with the aplomb of Sigfried & Roy handling a jillion-pound lion."
Kim
Nov 23, 2015 Kim rated it really liked it
pretty good book to read
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Kimberly Cates lives in Illinois with her family.
Pseudonyms: Kimberleigh Caitlin and Kim Cates.
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