Cooking up Love Author:Cynthia Hickey TABITHA IS IN SEARCH OF ADVENTURE — Tabitha McClelland knows accepting a job as a Harvey House waitress can be risky. Traveling alone to the rough-and-tumble West just isn't done by young ladies of good breeding. But far more dangerous is her powerful attraction to Adam Foster. Family means everything to the widowed chef, but the self-sufficient ... more »Tabitha cherishes her freedom above all else.
Adam is captivated by the fiercely independent Tabitha. Fraternizing with the female employees is strictly forbidden, but the Harvey Girl awakens feelings too compelling to ignore. Can Adam convince Tabby to share his dream of a future in California-together?« less
I had really looked forward to reading this book, since I was curious about the Harvey Girls and the Harvey House restaurants. I was not disappointed! Even though the characters are fictional, I learned so much about this little part of history.
Cooking Up Love is a sweet and exciting love story between Tabitha and Adam. There are lots of bumps, potholes, and spills along their road to romance. Many interesting side stories and characters keep everything moving along quickly.
Even though, this is a quick read, the author does a great job of delving into the minds and motivations of her characters. It is exciting to see the transformation of both Tabitha and Adam as they work through their problems and finally leave their lives in Gods hands.