A Summer in Sonoma
They've been best friends since seventh grade. But this summer, teetering on the threshold of thirty, four women are going to need each other more than ever.Cassie has sworn off romance after yet another bad date. Yet deep down, she's still looking for Mr. Forever. A long-haired biker doesn't... show more
They've been best friends since seventh grade. But this summer, teetering on the threshold of thirty, four women are going to need each other more than ever.Cassie has sworn off romance after yet another bad date. Yet deep down, she's still looking for Mr. Forever. A long-haired biker doesn't figure into her plans, so where's the harm in touring the back roads of Sonoma on a Harley with Walt Arneson?Julie married her high school sweetheart—who can get her pregnant with a mere glance—too young and now wonders how her life became all about leaky faucets and checkbook balances. Maybe love isn't enough to sustain the hottest couple in town.Marty's firefighter husband has forgotten all about romance, and an old flame begins to look mighty tempting.Beth, a busy doctor trapped in a body that's betrayed her yet again, is becoming a difficult patient and a secretive friend.Life can change in an instant…or a summer. And having old friends to lean on can only up the chances of happily ever after.
Publish date: June 29th 2010
Pages no: 408
Edition language: English
Robyn Carr does this better than any other author I know. She takes four women who have known each other since way back and brings them all together in a current crisis. Well, in their own crises, I guess I should say. She tells four love stories as well as the story of how each of these women grows...
Almost dropped it several times throughout the story.Sometimes sweet.Ultimately predictable though.Meh.Most of it andEspecially the later half was extremely boring.Ruined Walt. I'll never get over that. I blame my age at least partially for my lack of enjoyment of the story. Not sure if I'll pick up...
*No spoilers.2.5 starsBuddy read with my BFF (best frenemy forever) Dee. ^_^This was me stepping outside the box and trying something new, because it's time to broaden my reading horizons. My reads usually involve dead and undead things tearing people from limb to limb. >_
4.5 stars, review to come.
I listened to this on AUDIO.First, I will say, the reader did a pretty good job. She didn't try to do the guys voices or even change between the girls. She just had a pleasant voice to listen to.Secondly, the story. ~Sigh....This book struck me as a group of bitchy, whiney, and shallow women that co...