Reviews - Contemporary

Chasing Hope
Dana
Wayne

Max Logan is dealing with PTSD from both his childhood and his time in the military; he is convinced he’s broken and worthless. Sky is still reeling from her husband leaving her and her daughter, Maddie, when Maddie was a baby.

Passage
Prue
Batten
WOMEN'S FICTION:  One woman’s journey through the profound grief of suddenly losing her soulmate husband. Annie and Alex Tremayne were very much in love and ran a sheep farm in beautiful Tasmania. Then Alex dies in a random farm accident, it leaves Annie adrift and lost. ‘Passage’ is Annie’s journey through grief to the other side.

Holt Ericsson shows up at the Pacific Vista Ranch as spokesman for Harry Shaw. He has a proposition for Chris McNeill, owner of the ranch. They want to shoot a western on the property. Chris is hesitant, since he moved his girls out here to get away from the movie industry and paparazzi following a family tragedy.

Adrianne spots a man stranded beside his car on a virtually abandoned road. In  a rush and against her better judgment, she stops to see how she can help. She is shocked when the man pulls his sunglasses down to reveal he is Prince Henry Somerset! Adrianne heads a reading program at the Castlebridge Community Medical Center for underprivileged children who have been hospitalized long term.

Irish Magic
Susan B.
James

ROMANTIC COMEDY:  Kate Carnahan is a struggling writer working on her second book when her fiancé breaks their engagement. He had been the hero in her current book, but is no longer hero-worthy. Kate wishes on a 4-leaf clover, and then meets Bradley Flynn, the CEO of a PR firm who is half-human and half-leprechaun.  She trusts him and ends up traveling with him to Ireland.  

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