Emma spills her secrets to a stranger on a place during turbulence, only to have him turn up at her office as the owner of the company.
I really enjoyed the Shopaholic books and this was just as good. Lighthearted and funny, but also touching.
Owner of a cake boutique, Lauren is able to predict what couples will last based on their choice of wedding cake. But then her best friend's choice of cake seems doomed for disaster and her ex-boyfriend shows back up in her life.
Cartoonist Jane Harris is delighted by the prospect of her first-ever trip to Europe. But it's hate at first sight for Jane and Cal Langdon, and neither is too happy at the prospect of sharing a villa with one another for a week-not even in the beautiful and picturesque Le Marche countryside. But when Holly and Mark's wedding plans hit a major snag that only Jane and Cal can repair, the two find themselves having to put aside their mutual dislike for one another in order to get their best friends on the road to wedded bliss-and end up on a road themselves...one neither of them ever expected.
Interviews with married couples on their choice not to have children. Reasons behind their choice, how it has impacted them, what their marriage is like. A good book for those who are trying to decide whether or not to have children.
The guy at the door was stocky, grizzled, and tough. Berkeley teacher Barrett Lake thought he looked nothing like a private eye. But he was. Suddenly, at mid-career and mid-school year, Barrett finally knew what she really wanted to be when she grew up - be just like this licensed P.I. But first she'd better answer his questions.
While reporting a story from India, New York journalist Patrick Wallingford inadvertently becomes his own headline when his left hand is eaten by a lion. In Boston, a renowned surgeon eagerly awaits the opportunity to perform the nation's first hand transplant. But what if the donor's widow demands visitation rights with the hand? In answering this unexpected question, John Irving has written a novel that is by turns brilliantly comic and emotionally moving, offering a penetrating look at the power of second chances and the will to change.
Sub-title - How to create a life you can love
Whole-life discipleship; not compartmentalizing our Christian life. Moving beyond the cultural materialism and being linked with God's purposes.
Challenging book. Quote - "...we sold the Christian young the wrong dream...the American dream with a little Jesus overlay."
It was a night she's never forget...two strangers coming together in one breathless moment of intense need and heart-stopping desire. But now sheltered Hannah Raymond is expecting the child of rugged naval seaman Riley Murdock - a man she never thought she'd see again...