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Oliver never thought he'd see his ex, Poe, step foot in Rhode Island again. But, Poe returns a year later to pay her respects for the loss of Jenna. Deciding life's too short, he plans to fight for what he wants. Can he convince Poe to give him a second chance? Or will old resentments resurface?

Poe gets an unexpected surprise when she's able to bond with Jenna's younger da
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Published February 7th 2014 by Dream Snatcher Press
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Angel Gelique
Jul 22, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Something's Amiss

After her ex-boyfriend, Oliver, calls with news that her best friend (Oliver's cousin, Jenna) was struck and killed by a car, Poe's life is turned upside down. Grief-stricken, she travels to Rhode Island for the funeral.

And though Poe and Oliver have both gone on with their lives and have new romantic interests, there's no denying the chemistry between them. There's a sense that these two characters are meant to together. So why aren't they? Well, Poe doesn't want to have child
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Deborah J Miles
Jan 23, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Recommended to Deborah by: #DecTheShelves
The synopsis led me to believe “Something’s Amiss” would be just another gentle romantic novel. How wrong!

It begins with Oliver contacting Poe for the first time since she moved to Pittsburg, to tell her that his cousin, who is also her best friend, Jenna, had died. Poe goes to Rhode Island for the funeral and is met at the airport by Oliver, where we learn that they are still have feelings for each other.

This was not a light-hearted read. The reason the two lead characters have come together is
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Maria Riegger
Apr 11, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A fun romance novella! Engaging from the start!
Arlena Dean
Title: Something's Amiss
Author: Yawatta Hosby
Published: Dream Snatcher Press
Reviewed By: Arlena Dean
Rating: 5
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"Something's Amiss" by Yawatta Hosby a read will leave you much to think on long after you have finished with the novel. I found the story somewhat sad but yet uplifting in another ways. Why was that?...Well, we find that there has been a death in the family and for one of the characters(Poe) had left town living in Pittsburgh..
now having returned to Rhode Island for the (Jenna's)h
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Rebekkah Ford
Jun 22, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Something’s Amiss is a women’s fiction novella with romantic elements throughout it. I really enjoyed it.

Oliver and Poe used to date, but when Poe realized he wanted to have children, she ended their relationship and moved out of state. She started a new life and eventually entered into another relationship.

When Poe’s best friend Jenna—who is also Oliver’s cousin—dies in a car accident, Poe flies back home for the funeral and to be there for Jenna’s husband Dominic, who Poe is good friends wit
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Leah
May 11, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Something's Amiss was not was I was expecting but exactly what I needed to read. it was very sad in parts but left me feeling happy in the end. Once again I was sad to the book end. I couldn't put my Kindle down. I was hooked by the end of the second page. can't wait to read more by Yawatta Hosby ...more
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“No, she's been killing me with kindness." She pointed her finger in his face. "There's a difference, and if you didn't have her on a pedestal, you could tell the difference.” 1 likes
“Poe, come on. Don't be like this." She avoided his gaze, and that was killing him. He'd rather she yell at him than give him nothing at all.” 0 likes
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