(E–book/E–pub) A Vineyard Summer
Alien Realms rThis is one of my favorite kinds of summereads a family dramaromancemystery in an island setting all the elements for a fun summertime novel I enjoyed this opportunity to learn about Annie and the esidents of her little part of Martha s Vineyard Lots of family drama kept the story going and the mystery added another level of intrigue I loved the ending drama kept the story going and the mystery added another level of intrigue I loved the ending I m looking forward to eading the next installment and seeing where it goes from here Jean Stone s delightful A VINEYARD SUMMER is a story involving the complexities of Liar, Liar romance the often fragile bonds of family and perhaps most importantly what it means to finally find your home Opening with the news that writer Annie Sutton may be forced to leave her beloved Chappy Stone gentlyatchets up tension with the discovery of an unconscious woman and the sudden departure of Annie s boyfriend John on family business Along the way Annie encounters several of the island s eccentric esidents and begins to develop some unexpected bonds all the while looking for a new place to live and trying to finish her new book on deadline Written with great warmth Home That's what Martha's Vineyard is to Annie Sutton now After a winter
spent writing her latest novel Annie looks forward to a summer with friends who have become like the family she never writing her latest novel Annie looks forward to a summer with friends who have become like the family she never But then her landlord announces that his grandson will "be moving into her cozy Chappauiddick cottage and she'll be moving out Year ound island housing is tough to find at "moving into her cozy Chappauiddick cottage and she'll be moving out Year ound island housing is tough to find at time; in summer it's nearly impo. Burning cookstove that she continues to use for baking and heating the tea kettle or brewing coffee in mid summer heat and humidity Really Who asks a drop in guest to wait while the wood is gathered lit and the fire takes hold for a uick cup of tea or mug of joe With no air conditioning the cottage is filled with the heat and humidity of July Is there no electricity to brew or perk a hot beverage I did not find any mention of candle power or kerosene lamps And what about hot water for a shower I found no mention of cold showers so I m guessing there was a hot water source A wood stove in winter would be cozy but for SUMMER SEEMS UNREASONABLE PERHAPS SOMEONE CAN seems unreasonable Perhaps someone can
For MeStill An Enjoyable Read Thank You meStill an enjoyable ead Thank you Stone The perfect book to kick off summer eading season Just enough drama omance angst and mystery to be both intriguing and entertaining easy eading Now that I ve learned it Is part of a series I must ead the est This was a four star ead for me until the end Too many things fell into place too uickly to make a happy ever after I did enjoy the story and loved the Vineyard eferences. Land community often ignite But when Annie's uick thinking saves Fiona's life she's surprised to learn that like her Fiona has no one to lean on And when Fiona fears that someone wants her dead Annie cannot walk away With depleting esources and no home on the horizon Annie is certain of only one
thing each of them will have to ise to one of life's greatest challenges feeling at home within themselv. each of them will have to ise to one of life's greatest challenges feeling at home within themselv.
FREE DOWNLOAD A Vineyard SummerNd a light touch Stone vividly brings the Vineyard to life filling her book with finely drawn details and three dimensional characters As much a travelogue as it is a work of fiction A VINEYARD SUMMER provides a perfect getaway especially when ead in times like these when the idea of traveling seems so far away Reading A Vineyard Summer is my introduction to author Jean Stone The novel is a light mystery it s fast paced has full bodied believable characters and is the perfect setting Martha s Vineyard When I began I did not ealize this was the second in a series I was somewhat confused when the author continued to efer to happenings in the characters lives that the eader apparently should have known However there is enough detail to fill in the blanks from the past for me to keep up The setting is perfect with ich and colorful descriptions I enjoyed the storyline interweaving the lives of a myriad of local characters The garden tour was perfect The mystery was believable I did have a tiny bit of trouble with esthetics the guest cottage in which main character Annie temporarily esides has a wood. Ssible Shaken by the thought of being forced to leave the people and the community She's Grown To Love grown to love seeks distraction in the
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