Extra! Extra! Kindle Deal of the Day- The Rose Garden by Susanna Kearsley $1.99


The Rose Garden

These Deals are usually for one day only so don’t hesitate if you are at all interested.  This is one of my all time favorite novels.  Here is my review from August 29, 2012 :

“Whatever time we have,” he said, “it will be time enough.”

Eva Ward returns to the only place she truly belongs, the old house on the Cornish coast, seeking happiness in memories of childhood summers. There she finds mysterious voices and hidden pathways that sweep her not only into the past, but also into the arms of a man who is not of her time.

But Eva must confront her own ghosts, as well as those of long ago. As she begins to question her place in the present, she comes to realize that she too must decide where she really belongs.

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Thank you, Mo, for recommending this book to me!  I loved it!  The romance here is slow to develop and there is a question of will she or won’t she.  The fact that Eva had no control over her time travel until late in the book added to the excitement.  There are surprises that are hinted at and unfold to satisfy our guesses.  There is action, pathos, friendship and love.  This is the kind of book that doesn’t leave you when the last page is read.  It raises the “what if” questions and we really want to know what happens next and does it happen to anyone else. Absolutely delightful and this will go on  this year’s top reads list.

 

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