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The Newcomer: Thunder Point, Book 2 | [Robyn Carr]

The Newcomer: Thunder Point, Book 2

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.
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Publisher's Summary

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

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    Amazon Customer 01-23-14
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    "Great Story"
    Would you listen to The Newcomer again? Why?

    Yes definitely.Lovely book and in time I would revisit it again.


    What other book might you compare The Newcomer to and why?

    I would compare the whole Thunder Point series to Susan Mallery's Fools Gold series.


    What does Therese Plummer bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    I can't say I prefer her to reading the book but I love listening to any books she has narrated. She is brilliant.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes. Usually I only listen when I am painting or crafting. With this book I wanted to keep on listening.


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    ChicklitChick 01-05-14 Member Since 2009
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    "Good story - but Title and Description is wrong"
    Any additional comments?

    While the title and description describes a newcomer, we didn't see her till near the end. And I was never afraid that the newcomer would get the guy. Not. Even. For. A. Second. This is really the continuing story of the already established couples of Thunder Point. We see Cooper and Sarah, and Mac and Gina to great effect. The real stand out was Ashley's story. Her heartbreak and now she and her mom handled it was a real eye opener about the consequences of social media and dating. I loved the story. But the description was incorrect.

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    lisa United States 10-22-13
    lisa United States 10-22-13 Member Since 2012

    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.

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    "Another GREAT story!"
    What did you love best about The Newcomer?

    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!


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    I can't say I have just one favorite....all of Robyn's characters are what small towns shoule be made of


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

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    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Coooper Wasilla, AK, United States 07-13-13
    Coooper Wasilla, AK, United States 07-13-13 Member Since 2009
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    "NOT HER BEST"
    Would you try another book from Robyn Carr and/or Therese Plummer?

    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.


    Would you be willing to try another book from Robyn Carr? Why or why not?

    Yes.


    What do you think the narrator could have done better?

    No. She does a great job.


    Did The Newcomer inspire you to do anything?

    Nope


    Any additional comments?

    Please Ms. Carr pick up the pace.

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Rebecca Huntley, IL, United States 11-15-13
    Rebecca Huntley, IL, United States 11-15-13 Member Since 2012
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    "So Much Drama"

    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.

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    Vanessa 01-10-14
    Vanessa 01-10-14
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    "Love, Heartbreak, Resolution"

    So I'm admittedly a Virgin River fanatic (another series by Carr) and started this series to feed my addiction. This book had gotten some mediocre reviews. I actually enjoyed it more than I thought I would. I enjoyed the development of Mac and Gina's love story. The sub plot involving Gina's daughter was a little painful: though I could appreciate her heartbreak and understood where Carr was coming from at times it was frustrating. Overall, I'm glad I listened, enjoyed the reader but doubt I'll ever give it a second listen.

    0 of 2 people found this review helpful
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