I have posted a number of books by this author; she is a delightful author and I have loved every book that I've read by her: here are some reviews:
Reviews for Antoinette Stockenberg's A CHARMED PLACE " One of the season's most refreshing stories. Not too many authors come up with something so exciting and new, but Antoinette Stockenberg has. This wonderful plot gives the reader a love story about two people who had lost each other for 20 years ... and embroiders the tale with a mystery. What fun to read! Totally different ... colorful and extremely visual descriptions make this book come to life. I could see the ocean and smell the salty sea air ... the story flows ... hard to put down ... it's a keeper, readers!"
Romance Communications online
awarded Romance Communications Reviewers' award
nominated for their Readers' Award
"A CHARMED PLACE is a captivating mixture of mystery and romance with characters that seem so real they jump off the pages. Stockenberg is adept at capturing family relationships and conveying a real sense of the characters' feelings and motiviations. An intriguing and passionate tale which will have readers longing for the next Stockenberg novel."
Writers Write website
" With each book she writes, [Stockenberg's] style and writing become even more gripping, her characters more complex ... A CHARMED PLACE has easily earned a place on my keeper shelf. Do yourself a favor -- read A CHARMED PLACE!"
One Magical Kiss (Daphne's Dream) website
"A truly charming contemporary romance [with an] uplifting theme that second chances at love are possible ... an absorbing, highly engaging read ... dialogue [that is] clever and realistic ... the Cape Cod setting is vividly evoked ... secondary characters add great color .... Ms. Stockenberg is a gifted prose stylist. She makes us care about the characters. The fairly explicit love scenes are not only passionate, but also tender. I will be on the lookout for other Stockenberg works. "
" Pure Stockenberg. The author captures the flavor of New England life along with great family dynamics. The love story between Dan and Maddie gives hope for anyone who dreams of their first love. "
"A Charmed Place allows [Stockenberg's] considerable talents to truly shine ... almost perfect ... a well-rounded, believable, entertaining and moving romance [with] an intellectually challenging mystery... a real story about real people whom readers will deeply care about. "
Kristi Lyn Glass, editor
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