Single dad and Thunder Point's deputy sheriff "Mac" McCain has worked hard to keep his town safe and his daughter happy. Now he's found his own happiness with Gina James. The longtime friends have always shared the challenges and rewards of raising their adolescent daughters. With an unexpected romance growing between them, they're feeling like teenagers themselves - suddenly they can't get enough of each other. And just when things are really taking off, their lives are suddenly thrown into chaos. When Mac's long-lost ex-wife shows up in town, drama takes on a whole new meaning. Mac and Gina know they're meant to be together, but can their newfound love withstand the pressure?
©2013 Robyn Carr (P)2013 Recorded Books
I liked this audiobook, however the book description was a little misleading. I expected more of a love story between Mac and Gina, along with how they worked their families into a whole. This was not the case.
This story is a continuation of Cooper and Sarah's romance and their issues, which might i say was great and excellent to listen to. I felt a lot more invested in them in this story. Having listened to the first in the series I now understand that it is going to be about the community of Thunder Point more than the romance of individual characters.
Carr also brought teen love and heartache into this story. I actually cried for Ashley!!! I have children so for this to happen to one would be devastating. I really think Carr nailed it, the emotions, the out of control feelings of an adolescent.
I have to add that if you are new to the Thunder Point series?, listen to The Wanderer (book 1) first as you will have a better understanding of the community and what Robyn Carr is trying to achieve in her novels.
Lastly, and I know I always say this, but Therese Plummer is my favourite narrator, she is fantastic for this series and anything of hers I have listened to I have thought a better book due to her.
I love witty, fast-paced books that keep you turning the page.
While the Virgin River series just built upon the general relationships, this story was exclusively just a continuation of those started in the Wanderer. It started off with all sorts of things going wrong, and didn't ever reach the laugh out loud, sweet moments I so love with her books. I'll continue reading the series, but they won't be the first thing I download anymore.
No one writes mature, intelligent novels with real characters like Robyn Carr. Reading one of her books is always like coming home.
Therese Plummer breathes life into the words and together they are the perfect combination.
heartbreaking, healing, growing
Ashley's heartbreak and hoe she over came it
I LOVE LOVE Love her, after listening to her it makes it hard to get into other books
Ashley realizing she wasn't the only one that suffered a heartbreak
can't wait for the next book
Give me a Hot Sexy Book, with a good story to listen to, have that "OH MY" sigh, Love most of what I have, but want more. Tell me it ALL!
The same, I love to read and listen, So that don't matter either way.. Some nights it's easier to listen an some nights it's just good to fall asleep with the book in hand.
The ending, don't want to give anything away, but I cried.
When Mac told his x-wife off
I did both, I love this book
This is a great book. can't wait for the next to come out
I use to like Robyn Carr - but every character has to have so much drama, so many feelings, so much hurt, so much discovery. I might as well watch the soaps on TV. Just can't take it any more.
I am a 43 year old mother of 4, I have a great husband and I am a nurse. I love to spend time with my family and ride atv's. Romance and humerous books are my favorite and I am currently listening to a lot of amish romance books.
All of Robyn Carrs books are great and the way all the characters fit and the way Robyn does not leave any loose ends is perfect!
I can't say I have just one favorite....all of Robyn's characters are what small towns shoule be made of
Give me water to swim and surf in. That with a glass of red and the sun. That's heaven.
Yes, it voices that no matter what, there is always hope.
The way her voice brings the characters to life.
I am a fan of Robyn Carr and have enjoyed everyone of her books that I have read or listened to. This book is no exception. It has a great story line and is equally enjoyable on its own or with others in the series.
Of course. I have been listening to Robyn Carr and Therese Plummer for years and will continue; I love the combination. This book and series just isn't as dynamic as her other series such as Virgin River, etc.
No. She does a great job.
Please Ms. Carr pick up the pace.
There are no listener reviews for this title yet.
Report Inappropriate Content