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Same Beach, Next Year Audiobook

Same Beach, Next Year

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New York Times best-selling author Dorothea Benton Frank returns to her magical Lowcountry of South Carolina in this bewitching story of marriage, love, family, and friendship that is infused with her warm and engaging earthy humor and generous heart.

One enchanted summer, two couples begin a friendship that will last more than 20 years and transform their lives.

A chance meeting on the Isle of Palms, one of Charleston's most stunning barrier islands, brings former sweethearts Adam Stanley and Eve Landers together again. Their respective spouses, Eliza and Carl, fight sparks of jealousy flaring from their imagined rekindling of old flames. As Adam and Eve get caught up on their lives, their partners strike up a deep friendship - and flirt with an unexpected attraction - of their own.

Year after year Adam, Eliza, Eve, and Carl eagerly await their reunion at Wild Dunes, a condominium complex at the island's tip end, where they grow closer with each passing day, building a friendship that will withstand financial catastrophe, family tragedy, and devastating heartbreak. The devotion and love they share will help them weather the vagaries of time and enrich their lives as circumstances change, their children grow up and leave home, and their twilight years approach.

Bursting with the intoxicating richness of Dorothea Benton Frank's beloved Lowcountry - the sultry sunshine, cool ocean breezes, icy cocktails, and starry velvet skies - Same Beach, Next Year is a dazzling celebration of the infrangible power of friendship, the enduring promise of summer, and the indelible bonds of love.

©2017 Dorothea Benton Frank (P)2017 HarperCollins Publishers

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    "SOPHISTICATION SOUTHERN STYLE"

    I found this to be a step up and in the right direction in the Low Country series. The multi- ethnic flavor (in all all its meanings) was engaging and stimulating, maki g this book more than just "a light" read. it was a great read I may keep to read again.

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    D. Christofferson Tempe, AZ United States 05-21-17
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    "Great audio performance and story about lufe"

    I like the author and the person reading the story was good, and seamless--kept me fully in the story. the story line about life I enjoyed as a B but not an A.

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    I enjoyed the characters and their life adventures. Relationships can be easy and complicated. I now want to visit north Carolina and Greece!

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