Monday, August 5, 2013

Review and Giveaway - "The Wanderer" by Robyn Carr

  I really enjoy books by Robyn Carr!  I've been reading the Virgin River series with a friend, ( we trade our thoughts and reviews by email on each of the books in the Virgin River series, we really enjoy them! )   So, I knew that I would **love** this new series also!

Thunder Point Novel #1

April 2013
Mira Books

Nestled on the Oregon coast is a small town of rocky beaches and rugged charm. Locals love the land’s unspoiled beauty. Developers see it as a potential gold mine. When newcomer Hank Cooper learns he’s been left an old friend’s entire beachfront property, he finds himself with a community’s destiny in his hands.
Cooper has never been a man to settle in one place, and Thunder Point was supposed to be just another quick stop. But Cooper finds himself getting involved with the town. And with Sarah Dupre, a woman as complicated as she is beautiful.
With the whole town watching for his next move, Cooper has to choose between his old life and a place full of new possibilities. A place that just might be home.

Read an Excerpt here

My review:  When Cooper arrives in Thunder Point, he's not too sure what to expect. He finds out that a good friend has left him some property including a run down bar / and bait shop, and some wonderful land on the beach.
He feels an obligation toward his friend to fix up the bait shop, and to make it a useful place for the Community to use. The beach and surrounding landscape are very relaxing and Cooper is enjoying his time staying there.
While he is making plans to have the bait shop cleaned up, he meets some very nice folks in the Community including Sarah and her brother, Landon.

Cooper soon finds himself helping Landon with some bullies that have been bothering him. And as Cooper gets to know Sarah, he realizes that she has been through a lot, but she just "might" be ready for a new romantic relationship....... 

I really enjoyed getting to know everyone in Thunder Point, and Im looking forward to reading the second book in this series, The Newcomer

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( Ends 8/12/2013 )
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Winner will have 48 hours to respond, or a new winner will be drawn.

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  1. I love romantic suspense!

    lag110 at mchsi dot com

  2. I've actually developed a new favorite of late. The kind of mystery or suspense novel that has an author's favorite hobby or interest woven in (no pun in tended - ok, maybe a small one) into the story

  3. Hi
    Sounds like a great book.
    So glad to have you linking with us at our Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop.

    Angel @

  4. I love all types of books, hard to pick a favorite I guess inspirational is the first type though. This one looks like a good one too. Thank you for sharing at the Thursday Favorite Things hop my friend xo P.S. I invite you to add your sweet giveaway to my win it page

  5. Great storyline! reminding me of ROOMS by James Rubhart with it's beachfront Oregon locale and romantic suspense.. would luv to have a go at this one & TY! luv your intro :)
    faithhopecherrytea at [gmail.]com
    [found you on Katie's 100th Hop]

  6. Thank you for sharing this on Tuesday Trivia. It sounds like a book I would love and I love to read. Pinned
    Wanda Ann @ Memories by the Mile

  7. Thanks so much for stopping by everyone!
    This is really a great book! and I look forward to reading the other books in this series! =)

  8. I'm from Oregon and have visited the coast lots of times so now I really want to read this book! :) My favorite kind of fiction is historical fiction. Thanks for the giveaway!!

  9. Well, as you might imagine, I read LOTS of cook books, lol! :) But I enjoy lots of other types of books....I guess anything with a historical aspect to it would be something I'd like. :)

    Thank for a great giveaway!

    Love, Joy

  10. thanks for visiting me today! :)

  11. Congratulations Katherine! You are the winner of the book.

    Thanks to everyone who entered!


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