Lucky Harbor series

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Always on My Mind

Narrated by Annie Greene I haven’t read all of the books in the author’s Lucky Harbor series but have enjoyed those I have read. But while I completely enjoyed the narration in this latest entry, the story, while cute in parts, has a few too many flaws for me to recommend. I thought I was ...

B
Forever and a Day

In Forever and a Day, Jill Shalvis brings us back to Lucky Harbor, a small town on Washington's Pacific coast. It's a small-town romance of the first order, 21st-century style; as in her previous Lucky Harbor novels, Facebook is the primary spreader of gossip. Grace Brooks is the adopted child of ...

B
At Last

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This is the second in the author’s latest series set in Lucky Harbor, featuring three women who become friends after being trapped at a diner during a sudden snow storm. This is the first book I’ve read by Jill Shalvis, but it definitely won’t be my last. I thoroughly enjoyed this contemporary ...

B
The Sweetest Thing

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I really want to love Jill Shalvis’ books. Contemporary romance is my favorite genre, so I am always looking for new authors. In the interest of full disclosure, this is not the first book that I have tried by her that hasn't quite worked for me. So, why try again? People who like the same type of ...

B+
Simply Irresistible

Some people like small town romances. Others don’t. I’m in the former category, so I was generally predisposed to like Simply Irresistible. Luckily, aside from the archetypal quirky small town type characters, it has great leads and a stand-out romance. Maddie Moore was raised by her father, ...