Publication Information: Ballantine
paperback, February 2014
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Plot: Bestselling author
Stewart’s Chesapeake Diaries series is set in the small Maryland town of St.
Dennis. In this installment, Sophie
Enright turns her back on a successful career as a prosecutor when she finds
her lawyer boyfriend cheating on her.
She leaves town to visit her brother, Jesse, who moved to St.
Dennis and fell in love with Brooke Burke (main characters of book 4), and she decides
to stay while figuring out a way to open the restaurant she has always dreamed
Mira, Trade Paperback, January 2014
Plot: Two lonely people who
have suffered great loss come together when handsome, bestselling author Will
Shepard comes to North Carolina to see his ailing father, Jacob who has been kicked
out of a nursing home.
In 2013, I read about 185 books of which two were rereads and 152 were from the library or otherwise borrowed. I'd like to do better in 2014 reading books I already own, many of which are in piles on windowsills and on the floor, and thus need rescuing.
(As many of you know, I have been an evangelist for Kearsley since I worked at Bantam in the early 90s. I am delighted that Sourcebooks is publishing her in the US and doing so much to promote her work. This book follows The Winter Sea, and also involves 18th century Jacobites, a weakness of mine)