Emily Mitchell has fled her job, apartment and ex-boyfriend in New York City for her father's abandoned home on the coast of Maine, needing a change in her life. Tapping her life savings to restore the historic home, and with a budding relationship with the caretaker, Daniel, Emily prepares to open the Inn at Sunset Harbor as Memorial Day comes.
But all does not go as planned. Emily learns quickly that she has no idea how to run a B&B. The house, despite her efforts, needs new, urgent repairs she cannot afford. Her covetous neighbor is still determined to make trouble for her. And worst of all, just as her relationship with Daniel is blossoming, she learns he has a secret. One which will change everything.
With her friends urging her to return to New York City and her ex-boyfriend trying to win her back, Emily has a life-changing decision to make. Will she try to stick it out, to embrace small-town life, her father’s old house? Or will she turn her back on her new friends, neighbors and life - and on the man she has fallen in love with?
I really like this story. When Emily is heartbroken, I feel her pain. When she’s hopeful, I feel hopeful. The successes and failures with the inn and with her relationships feel so real, I really feel like I’m her. Both the writer and narrator did a great job.
Decent storyline but too many gaps and loose ends on some of the characters. British narration interesting, but a little odd for non-Brit characters.
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