Thursday, March 17, 2011

#44: Welcome to Last Chance - Hope Ramsay (WITH WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT)


Synopsis & Book Info:
Dear Reader,

Yes, our town is way off the beaten path, but strange, wonderful miracles happen a lot around here.

I've owned the Cut 'n' Curl beauty shop for years, and I've seen folks come for a visit, then stay for a lifetime. Take Jane-that pretty firecracker of a girl who just arrived in town. I would swear she's running from something. She came with only five dollars in her pocket but she's worked real hard to make a fresh start. She's turned my son Clay's life upside down without even realizing it.

And thank goodness for that! Ever since Clay left his country western band, he's played everything too safe. He needs to take a chance on Jane. Besides, the more he tries to keep his distance, the more he'll realize that he and Jane are singing the same tune.

But I should quit ramblin' and go check on Millie's permanent wave. Next time you're in Last Chance, be sure to swing by. We've got hot rollers, free coffee, and the best gossip in town.

See you real soon,

Ruby Rhodes


Paperback: 368 pages
Publisher: Forever
ISBN: 9780446576093
Purchase at Amazon


Author Bio:

Hope Ramsay was born in New York and grew up on the North Shore of Long Island, but every summer Momma would pack her off under the care of Aunt Annie to go visiting with relatives in the midlands of South Carolina. Her extended family includes its share of colorful aunts and uncles, as well as cousins by the dozens, who provide the fodder for the characters you'll find in Last Chance, South Carolina. Hope earned a BA in Political Science from the University of Buffalo and has had various jobs working as a Congressional aide, a lobbyist, a public relations consultant, and a meeting planner. She's a two-time finalist in the Golden Heart and is married to a good ol' Georgia boy who resembles every single one of her heroes. She has two grown children and a couple of demanding lap cats. She lives in Fairfax, Virginia, where you can often find her on the back deck, picking on her thirty-five-year-old Martin guitar.


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My Opinion:
Romance.
Butterflies when you are near that certain someone.
Questions raised that you don't understand.
Feeling good.
All things I felt while reading this book. The writer had a way of putting you smack dab in the book. Through descriptive writing, and great characters, you really get lost in the drama.
I don't know that this was a "wow" book for me, but it was a solid story. One romance lovers will gobble right up!


3/5


Recommend? Yes, to romance junkies!


~I received a copy from Hachette Book Group. I was not compensated for my opinion.~



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6 comments:

  1. Awesome review.. I am a sucker for romance reads.

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  2. Thanks for the review! I need to get me a copy. Congrats winners!

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  3. Thanks for the nice review. I'm glad you enjoyed the book!

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  4. This does sound good, I might have to check it out. Congrats to the winners.

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