Spring Break Must Reads – Day 5

7 books in 7 days . . . .Spring Break Must Reads!

Day 1 – Her Highland Champion by Alexa Bourne

Day 2 – Moonlight on the Nantahala by Micheal Rivers

Day 3 – Legends of Tsalagee by Phil Truman

Day 4 – Two Moons of Sera by Pavarti K Tyler

Day 5 – Mending Fences by Lucy Francis

I ran across this release while perusing the Kindle lists for a contemporary romance. I looked at Ms. Francis bio and it appears this might be her debut novel. If so, give the lady a round of applause. Very well written. Good plot. Flows nicely. Evoked a sigh at the end (always a good sign for a romance.)

Last I checked, Mending Fences is garnering rave reviews by other readers. It maintains a solid ranking in the Kindle store as well as contemporary romance. Another good sign.

The story follows a typical romance formula. Curran Shaw is a rich CEO, hiding from an infamous past at his ranch in the Utah mountains. Victoria Linden is healing from an abusive relationship in the same area. Both have issues. Both need what the other has to offer but it’s a rocky road getting there.

This is where an excellent writer takes a boring scenario and turns it into pure gold. The characters are well developed with realistic dialogue. Their relationship and healing process, while raw and painful, unfolds in layers like a bud opening to full bloom.

This is the kind of book you want to snuggle up to on a quiet evening with a glass of wine. It’s a good read, and just right for setting a romantic mood with that Spring Break hottie.

Mending Fences by Lucy Francis

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About Debra S. Sanders

Debra is an RV nomad, traveling full time with her husband, dog and cat. She writes, hikes, star gazes and explores myth, lore and curiosities from America's back roads. She also indulges in colorful sunsets and good wine.

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  1. Reblogged this on Lucy Francis and commented:
    I have Google Alerts set up to let me know if Mending Fences comes up on web pages. I primarily use this to track possible pirating, but today, it returned notice of a review I didn’t know existed. I am grinning from ear to ear! Please have a look, and explore the blog while you’re there.

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