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Catch of the Day | [Marcia Evanick]

Catch of the Day

When Gwen Fletcher moves to Misty Harbor, Maine to fulfill her dream of opening her own restaurant, she isn't prepared for the throng of suitors who want to pay homage to the town's only bachelorette. Much to the dismay of the town's gentlemen, Gwen has only two things on her mind - getting her restaurant open before the tourist season begins and getting to know carpenter Daniel Creighton. But the uncooperative Creighton's odd behavior may preclude her from doing either of these.
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Publisher's Summary

When Gwen Fletcher moves to Misty Harbor, Maine to fulfill her dream of opening her own restaurant, she isn't prepared for the throng of suitors who want to pay homage to the town's only bachelorette. Much to the dismay of the town's gentlemen, Gwen has only two things on her mind - getting her restaurant open before the tourist season begins and getting to know carpenter Daniel Creighton. But the uncooperative Creighton's odd behavior may preclude her from doing either of these.

©2002 Marcia Evanick; (P)2002 Recorded Books,LLC

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    LeftyMom North Carolina 11-03-08
    LeftyMom North Carolina 11-03-08

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    "Great story"

    I really liked this book. The romance between Gwen and Danniel is very well written. The narrator is excellent. I liked this so much that I clicked on the authors name to see if she and the narrator had any other books...they did. I'll be listening to Blueberry Hill next.

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    Erica Panama City, FL, United States 09-28-11
    Erica Panama City, FL, United States 09-28-11 Member Since 2009
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    Loved it! Wish more of her books were available! That's all I have to say however audible has a 15 word minimum... This should get me to that amount and some...

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Debbie Newton, MA, USA 11-02-09
    Debbie Newton, MA, USA 11-02-09
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    "great story"

    great story, and great characters. I really enjoyed it!

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Jill Pasadena, CA, United States 10-23-08
    Jill Pasadena, CA, United States 10-23-08 Member Since 2008
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    "carefree choice"

    Not the best book ever but I definitely liked it, it was just what I needed. I simply wanted to listen to a book that was carefree and this was a great pick. Made me smile, I enjoyed the reader, and sure it was fairly predictable but most romance novels are. All in all I liked this book a lot; it was great for my morning walks.

    5 of 6 people found this review helpful
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    Maria Citrus Heights, CA, United States 11-21-12
    Maria Citrus Heights, CA, United States 11-21-12 Member Since 2010

    To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.

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    "Credit Worthy"

    This tale kept my interest throughout. I had to lol at all the bachelor men who came a courting when the men discover there is a new lady in town and that she can cook. There were a couple of sad parts, Daniels story especially. However, true love won out. This is one that I will be reading/listening to again.
    Johanna Parker did a great job reading this story, I only realized near the end that she was the narrator for the Sookie Stackhouse novels. LOL, must have been Eric's voice that tipped me off.

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    Marian Aurora, CO, United States 04-30-12
    Marian Aurora, CO, United States 04-30-12 Member Since 2012
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    "Warm hearted, great character development, funny"
    If you could sum up Catch of the Day in three words, what would they be?

    Funny, endearing, enjoyable


    What did you like best about this story?

    The characters become real and you get caught up in the story quickly.


    What about Johanna Parker’s performance did you like?

    Johanna Parker's performance makes the story so real and the characters lovable.


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

    Be ready to feel a part of Misty Harbor and the people there.


    Any additional comments?

    All of the Misty Harbor books by Marcia Evanick are a fun read with wit, love, romance and just enough drama. I have read all of her books to date and will read any more she writes.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Mary USA 01-15-12
    Mary USA 01-15-12 Member Since 2011

    a book lover

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    "Enjoyable start to a romance series"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    I'm so glad I took a chance on an author I'd never read before. I really liked Evanick's characters and setting. I hope Audible will make the rest of the series available to us! Recommended to fans of Contemporary Romance.


    Any additional comments?

    Johanna Parker did a wonderful job with the narration. Loved her performance!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Judy Champaign, IL, United States 06-19-09
    Judy Champaign, IL, United States 06-19-09 Member Since 2007

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    "Marvelous!"

    This book is really good! It has nice plot, and the characters are funny and endearing. It's true, there is not a lot of controversy in the storyline, but sometimes you just want a nice, relaxing read. This fit the bill in spades! I will definitely be looking for more form this author.

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    S new york, NY, United States 01-23-09
    S new york, NY, United States 01-23-09
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    "eh...just okay"

    Not a terrible story, but it did move at a rather slow pace. I'm especially tired of narrators who swallow loudly and suffer from excess saliva when reading. I would have given the book a better rating, if it weren't for the terrible narration.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Mary Columbia, TN 12-04-08
    Mary Columbia, TN 12-04-08 Member Since 2008
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    "Boring"

    I valiantly tried to give this book a chance, but it is soooo hum drum. There's no conflict, no suspense - I mean -- none! I'm about 2 hours into it and I don't plan on finishing it. Maybe if the reader had a little more inflection in her voice -- but she's pretty hum drum, too. Why did I give it two stars instead of one? Well, it's not ... awful. What a waste of a credit.

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
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