Posts Tagged ‘ romance ’

Public Life, Private Love

November 17, 2014
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Television producer Charlie Trager knows he’s lucky to have a successful career and good friends and family who support him. The man he loves, however, is not so lucky. In Laurie Boris‘s novel “Playing Charlie Cool”, Joshua Goldberg suffers the spite of an ex-wife gunning to keep him from their two children, and maybe from Charlie. Determined not to let Joshua go, Charlie crafts a scheme that could remove the obstacles to their relationship –…

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Click Here – The Hit Trilogy Concludes

October 3, 2014
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Love. Marriage. Infidelity. Parenthood. Crises of identity. Death. And cupcakes. The themes in Lisa Becker‘s novel “Right Click,” the third and final installment in the Click series, couldn’t be more pressing for this group of friends, as they navigate through their 30s. Six months have passed since we last eavesdropped on the hilarious, poignant and oftentimes inappropriate email adventures of Renee and friends. As the lighthearted, slice of life story continues to unfold, relationships are…

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Sarah, The Walking Disaster

May 11, 2014
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Sarah Cohen means well, but the ex-diver’s hasty decisions wreak havoc on her life in Boston. Good thing Emerson is a phone call away in Syracuse, with a metaphorical mop to clean up the mess. Their long-distance friendship can be excruciating for him, though. Years after their brief college romance, he’s still in love with her. When everything goes wrong, Sarah takes another plunge: back to the scene of her last mistake, to start fresh.…

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Young Couple in Love: Haven’t We Done This Before?

November 4, 2013
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Deanna Lewis and Josh Haber are each deep into their careers, which leave little time to cultivate meaningful relationships. But they each also sense a powerful connection at their first meeting, in the D.J. Starling novel “Deja Vu.” Deanna, meanwhile, is haunted by recurring – and increasingly intense – nightmares that threaten her very well-being. When she finally accepts the help of her best friend, Faith – who believes she can supply an antidote to…

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She No Longer Believes in Magic – But Does Magic Still Believe in Her?

July 5, 2013
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At the age of thirteen, Angelina Clark cast an Appalachian love spell. She would be beautiful and gifted, and at the age of twenty-one she would find her true love. But her father’s death and her mother’s failing health have shaken Angelina’s magical faith to its core. As her twenty-first birthday approaches, she refuses to practice her supernatural gifts and no longer believes in the spell. That is, until Dylan Thomas arrives on her porch.…

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Two People, Looking For Something More…

June 26, 2013
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Alexandra Daniels is forty-something and hard-working, in and out of her home. But her life has been plodding along at a snail’s pace, and she’s longing for excitement. In Linda Bolton‘s debut novel “Take 2″ Alexandra wins a trip to her favorite talk show in New York, the “Veronica Becker Show,” and it just so happens Derek Dunbar, the actor of her dreams, is a guest on the show. Is Alex’s life about to change?…

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