Books by Christie Ridgway

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Do Not Disturb

My pleasure in reading a wonderful book is surpassed only by the excitement of discovering a new-to-me author; it's not just the anticipation of great books to enjoy in the future but also the idea of an immediately available backlist. Having just finished Christie Ridgway's Do Not Disturb, I'm now ...

B+
Then Comes Marriage

Hot Water, California is clearly a happening place. And though Then Comes Marriage was my first visit to the former Gold Rush town, it most assuredly won't be my last. This book just works on a whole lot of levels. Two great lead characters - both amusingly eccentric and, at the same time, deeply ...

B+
First Comes Love

What a way to start off the New Year! Although technically I read this in 2001, since it's a 2002 book, I'm counting this as my first winner of 2002. Christie Ridgway writes a great tale of overcoming expectations and reputations and finding a perfect match in First Comes Love. Kitty Wilder plays ...

B
This Perfect Kiss

This Perfect Kiss is a really fun book. It's very contemporary, with characters that actually seem to live on the same planet we do - at least most of the time. It's also funny in a very outlandish way. Occasionally it really goes over the top, but most of the time I was having way too much fun to n ...

B
Wish You Were Here

Christie Ridgway is a wonderful new discovery for me. In fact, I liked Wish You Were Here so much, I've glommed two of her previous novels (and I've already read one and liked it). Wish You Were Here is a sweet romance that can be funny, touching and frustrating all within a few pages. Yeager Gat ...