Garden of Lies (Garden of Lies, #1)

Garden of Lies (Garden of Lies, #1) Description:

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Rating: 3.29 out of 5

The Diary

The Diary Description:

When the two grown daughters of Elizabeth Marshall discover an old diary of their mother s in her attic it comes as a shock to learn that the true love of Elizabeth s life was not their father This is the mystery the two daughters must unravel as they stay up late reading the words penned by Elizabeth so long ago Their mother can t give them the answers After a massive stroke she lies mute and near death in a nursing home Only the pages of her diary can provide clues to what really happened In a richly detailed journey into the past we see Elizabeth lose her heart to one man while remaining devoted to another Finally she must choose between the stable loyal Bob and the electrifying and unpredictable A J who spent time in juvenile detention as a teen When a suspicious fire in the neighborhood is linked to A J Elizabeth is faced with another dilemma She s the only one who can clear A J s name but to do so would ruin her reputation Surprisingly it s Bob who comes to the rescue forcing Elizabeth to make perhaps the most painful decision of her life br br i The Diary i is a love story It s also the story of the unshakable bond between a mother and her daughters

Rating: 3.76 out of 5

The Replacement Wife

The Replacement Wife Description:

Camille Hart one of Manhattan s most sought after matchmakers has survived more than her fair share of hardships Her mother died when she was a young girl leaving her and her sister with an absentee father Now in her forties she has already survived cancer once though the battle revealed just how ill equipped her husband Edward is to be a single parent So when doctors tell Camille that her cancer is back and this time it s terminal she decides to put her matchmaking expertise to the test for one final job Seeking stability for her children and happiness for her husband Camille sets out to find the perfect woman to replace her when she s gone br br But what happens when a dying wish becomes a case of be careful what you wish for For Edward and Camille the stunning conclusion arrives with one last twist of fate that no one saw coming br br At once deeply felt and witty The Replacement Wife is an unforgettable story of love and family and a refreshing look at the unexpected paths that lead us to our own happy endings

Rating: 3.48 out of 5

Woman in Red

Woman in Red Description:

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Rating: 3.76 out of 5

Once in a Blue Moon

Once in a Blue Moon Description:

Lindsay and Kerrie Ann are sisters who have known hardship from an early age Without guidance from their neglectful mother their only aid came from an unlikely source a retired exotic dancer by the name of Miss Honi Love When the girls mother was sent to prison Miss Honi tried unsuccessfully to save them from being separated and sent into foster care p Thirty years later Lindsay is still trying to reconnect with her sister The owner of a bookstore in the sleepy California seaside town of Blue Moon Bay she was lucky enough to have been adopted by a loving couple Unbeknownst to her Kerrie Ann has suffered a very different life Bounced from one foster home to the next she ran away as a teenager before becoming a drug addicted single mother Now newly sober Kerrie Ann is fighting to regain custody of the little girl who was taken from her p p Neither sister s expectations are met when they re finally reunited But as the two sisters engage in the fiercest battles of their lives they are at last drawn together despite their differences restoring belief in the unshakable bond of family p

Rating: 3.34 out of 5

One Last Dance

One Last Dance Description:

The Seagrave sisters were about to come home to celebrate the fortieth anniversary of their parents marriage Instead they are attending their father s funeral and their mother s trial for his murder With more than three million copies of her novels sold Eileen Goudge is already renowned for her rich compelling sagas of women s lives Now with One Last Dance she reaches a new level of drama suspense and passion and new heights of bestsellerdom

Rating: 3.49 out of 5

Domestic Affairs

Domestic Affairs Description:

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Rating: 3.46 out of 5

Thorns of Truth (Garden of Lies, #2)

Thorns of Truth (Garden of Lies, #2) Description:

Rachel and Rose now women with grown children of their own find themselves face to face at last with the destiny that has haunted them for nearly half a century since the two were switched at birth in the chaos of a hospital fire What confronts them now threatens to uproot a lifetime of deeply buried secrets the impending marriage of Rose s capable and caring son to Rachel s emotionally troubled daughter Once again the two women and their families are pitted against each other just as Rachel learns that her mother Sylvie is dying Only Rose knows that Sylvie is in reality her mother and she yearns to be recognized as Sylvie s own before it s too late A widow coping with the loss of her husband yet powerfully attracted to an engaging talk show host recovering from wounds of his own Rose turns to her mother for help In frail health but still strong in spirit Sylvie must choose between the intricate web of lies behind which she shields her loved ones and a truth that will shatter the lives of both her daughters as well as that of her fragile granddaughter before it can begin to heal them

Rating: 3.37 out of 5

Otherwise Engaged

Otherwise Engaged Description:

i Can a New York City journalist exchange her subway pass for an SUV and find happiness Can a small town wife and mother take on the role of single city woman and discover a whole new life i br br Jessie Holland is in search of a hot story for i Savvy i magazine when her editor poses a compelling question i can you ever really go home again i Jumping on the idea and with her love life currently at a crossroads Jessie plans to return to her Arizona hometown and follow the path not taken with a twist Her best friend back home Erin Delahanty is dealing with a crumbling marriage a teenage daughter and the demands of running a bed amp breakfast Needing to take stock of her life she agrees to Jessie s offer she ll live in Manhattan for six months while Jessie steps into Erin s shoes But the choices and challenges they face take them by surprise and what began as a daring magazine article will change both women forever

Rating: 3.33 out of 5

Stranger in Paradise (Carson Springs, #1)

Stranger in Paradise (Carson Springs, #1) Description:

A new trilogy set in the small town of Carson Springs California kicks off as year old widow Samantha Kiley prepares for her daughter s wedding to a much older man Much to her daughter s distress Samantha meets magnetic decades younger Ian Carpenter at the wedding and embarks on an affair igniting a furious scandal in the not so idyllic town

Rating: 3.31 out of 5