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Edie Browne’s Cottage by the Sea by Jane Linfoot
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Now this was one enthralling and very surprising story which starts and ends with Edie Browne jumping out of a plane! Despite the safe landings, the consequences of that first jump are dramatically life changing for her, leading to her going to help ...more
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Luck of the Draw by B.J. Daniels
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This is an action packed, second chance romantic suspense which starts with bang and keeps on speeding along!

Garrett Sterling hadn't anticipated witnessing a murder, nor had he expected to see the woman who he'd loved be the chief suspect! Actually h
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The Rancher's Secret Love by Paula Altenburg
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I really enjoyed this book and can't wait to read more in this series!

Luke McGregor was always the quiet, studious brother - something of a nerd, he's continued his studies and is now teaching at University. However, the tragic death of
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The Dinner in the Sky by Anne John-Ligali
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This is the third story in this series, featuring Constance, her family and friends. I am pleased to say that I'd read the earlier two books before reading this and suspect that really helped me enjoy this book more than if I'd tried to read it as a ...more
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Vow of Silence by Melynda Price
Vow of Silence
by Melynda Price (Goodreads Author)
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This is a romantic suspense with plenty of differences! For a start it is a second chance romance between an Amish couple who were sweethearts eight years ago but haven't seen each other since he left. However, don't assume that because it involves m ...more
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Rat Race by Dick Francis
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It is more than thirty years since I last read this story and it is great that it is now available to read on a Kindle. I welcomed the chance to re-acquaint myself with the story and found it as intriguing now as it was all those years ago.

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Tuscan Enchantment by Kate Zarrelli
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Love Under Construction by Aubree Valentine
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This is a thoroughly enjoyable enemies to lovers romance, a great addition to the 425 Madison Avenue series. They grew up as neighbours and he always seemed to be there whenever she was in trouble. She resented him interfering but he only wants to pr ...more
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Two For Holding by Kay Gordon
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This is the fourth book in the series, all based on residents of 425 Madison and I thoroughly enjoyed the previous three and looked forward to reading this one, too, especially as it centres around an ice hockey player. Confession time . . . . I had ...more
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Wrong Bed, Right Girl by Rebecca Brooks
Wrong Bed, Right Girl
by Rebecca Brooks (Goodreads Author)
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This is part of the Accidental Love series and features a DEA agent, Reed Bishop, who is endeavouring to track down Stacey who is his missing informant in a potentially high profile case. She is a prima ballerina who has, unknown to him, sub let her ...more
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“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?”
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1. The right to not read

2. The right to skip pages

3. The right to not finish

4. The right to reread

5. The right to read anything

6. The right to escapism

7. The right to read anywhere

8. The right to browse

9. The right to read out loud

10. The right to not defend your tastes”
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“A question that sometimes drives me hazy: am I or are the others crazy?”
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