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The Dreaming

(Natural Gifts #1)

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Fate earns a good name for itself when it brings these two together for shared dreams and sexy days.

Dana Carapelli was living the good life with great kids, a successful career writing cookbooks...even her pets were ideal. She wasn't looking to change anything. Fate had other ideas. And those ideas included Joe Jacobs.

Joe Jacobs just started over in a new town by buying
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Kindle Edition, First, 288 pages
Published March 7th 2014 by Createspace
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H.M.
Jul 07, 2014 rated it really liked it
The Cast

Dana is a celebrity cook book author. Joe is a horse breeder and Rancher. Both are searching for the missing element in their lives. Will they find out that it is each other they are looking for?

The vague description (Trying not to give plot spoilers)

‘The Dreaming’ is a Romance with so many different layers

The Romance itself,
The romance of Independence,
The romance of Self Confidence,
The romance of life outdoors,
The romance of Celebrity,
The romance of life in general.

This book is a parano
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C.V. Larkin
May 14, 2014 rated it it was amazing
The Dreaming is a love story of unusual circumstances. In it, you'll find a sigh worthy charm that will stick with you. One of the things I enjoyed most about this story was that it felt very nurturing and light. The characters here have a very easy joyful way with one another. You feel like you know them, you want to spend time there. It's a comforting read which is sort of rare in the world of paranormal romance.

You only get so many questions in The Dreaming. Dana wanted to know what the othe
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Merissa (Archaeolibrarian)
Mar 14, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: adult, paranormal, romance
This book is first and foremost a story of romance, of hard work and of life. It tells the story of Dana and Joe and how they meet in the real world as well as 'The Dreaming'. Now the part of this book that really shines for me is that both of these characters are strong and confident in their own rights. They have a life outside of each other and even when they become a couple, they still have their own lives, albeit with compromises that make being part of a couple work.

The story moves along a
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David Tetley
Aug 13, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Sensually delicious and spiritually delightful!
H.L. Carpenter
Sep 16, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Read book 2 of the Natural Gifts series first and enjoyed that one thoroughly, so came back to read the first--and am happy to say the first was just as enjoyable as the sequel. The Dreaming is a sweet love story (with a touch of spice) replete with family, friends, and kind people finding unexpected romance as they live regular lives.

Fave line: If he was more poetic, he might tell her that she carried spring sunshine with her all the time, soft and fresh and bright.
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Gina Briganti has been writing since she could hold a pencil. It has always been a comfort that to create she needs only three things; the pencil, the paper and her imagination.

She lives in Texas with a soul who masquerades as a dog.

Writing paranormal romance and non-fiction fit her perfectly, since she has a wildly romantic nature and a deep desire to see everyone living their fantasy through sel
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