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Ragged Rainbows

3.66  ·  Rating details ·  345 Ratings  ·  16 Reviews
She isn't telling her son the truth about his father. She isn't telling her boss what she thinks of her job. And she refuses go talk to anyone about her famous mother.But it's her childhood she keeps most deeply buried. That, and the truth about her own passionate nature...

Then a stranger comes to town, and her secrets--one by one--are relentlessly revealed. She knows she
Paperback, 248 pages
Published December 1st 1998 by Mira Books (first published June 1st 1986)
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Jun 20, 2017 rated it it was ok
First book read by this author. An easy read but not much depth to it.
Author: Linda Lael Miller
First published: 1986
Length: 2892 kindle locations
Setting: Contemporary. Seattle.
Sex: Explicit. Reasonably frequent.
Hero: Investigative reporter / writer with young daughter who lives with his ex.
Heroine: Personal assistant to used car salesman. Has a young son.
Note: Heroine’s mother has severe and rapid early onset Alzheimer’s.

Despite a good author (albeit her early days) this didn’t work for me. My problems are more than it’s a book of it’s era, which it is. One of tho
Adriana Fogaça
Jul 09, 2013 rated it liked it
Ragged Rainbows.
Promessas do Arco-Íris.
Linda Lael Miller.
H. C. P. Sucessos 23.

Acredito que o maior problema é que não me apaixonei pelo mocinho. Por esse motivo não consegui gostar tanto do livro. Apesar de ter muitos bons personagens que não foram explorados.

Devo admitir que além de Mitch, outra coisa me desagradou, senti que em alguns trechos o texto ficou solto, principalmente no que diz respeito à vida e a obra do mocinho, não adianta, o personagem na minha opinião não foi bem descri
Jun 30, 2011 rated it liked it
Shelves: read-in-2011
This is definitely an 80s romance. I always laugh how books from the 80s have to include a scene with the main female character pointing out she's a "modern" woman. I did think that overall the story was still interesting to read now, 30 years after it was written.
Jan 31, 2015 rated it it was ok
Tell me again how I have so many LLM books and most of them are not retained in my head enough to even remembering what the story was all about? Ahhh, now I feel sad.

Okay, this book warranted another skim. I remember it being an okay read. At best.
Cherie Reeves
May 13, 2011 rated it did not like it
Shelves: 2011-books
Disappointing. Not much depth to the story. Jumped into bed together after knowing each other 4 days. Not one of her best
Dec 30, 2011 added it
Shelves: 2011
Didn't think t was too bad. Not the worst or the best.
Jul 31, 2011 added it
Sandy Forman-Johnson
this ws a 2 for one that the second story was like reading through cement. so glad I'm done with the book.
Jul 20, 2011 rated it it was ok
Beach read. I usually love her books...but this one seemed too forced. The characters never really developed any depth, in my opinion. I'm still a fan, though.
Kathy Guy

Good book enjoyed the book like reading her books
looking forward to seeing more of her books out.
She's the best.
Nov 05, 2016 rated it it was ok
Shelves: november-2016
An early book bythis author. Not up to her current standards.
Janet Horton
Jul 06, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Good love story, and a story about coming to terms with a dysfunctional childhood. In the end, a good "feel-good" story. Good reading.
Sep 27, 2012 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Anyone
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