A Sweethaven Summer tells the story of a young woman trying to find her roots after her mother dies. I found myself pulled in to the story that. A faded scrapbook reveals secrets that reconnect old friends in a place called Sweethaven. Campbell Carter has come to Sweethaven in search of answers. A Sweethaven Summer by Courtney Walsh on BookBub. A faded scrapbook reveals secrets that reconnect old friends in a place called Sweethaven. Campbell.
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Change of Heart is her fifth novel and is set in the same town as Paper Hearts. I didn’t want his heart broken any more than his momma did. Campbell Carter has come to Sweethaven in search of answers about her mother’s history. Even though she called the three girls their best friends they didn’t even know the secret she’d carried with her on the road out of town. The characters and the circumstances are believable, likeable and not boring. I enjoyed this story a lot.
The author did a great job of not interjecting scripture in awkward places in the book just to fulfill some unwritten quota to qualify a novel as “Christian fiction”.
Plus the story meanders all over the place. Hearts are alive with love and some are broken. The sumer was so well-developed as were the four sumemr different personalities of the friends and also Campbell’s personality and struggles.
With believable characters, I cared about, in an idyllic setting: But does she discover what she came to find? No trivia or quizzes yet. She wouldn’t until she came across the scrapbook her mother and her friends made and that is where the story begins.
You can’t help but be swept away into the story and thus the reason for giving this debut novel a perfect 5 out of 5 stars. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. They came with secrets, memories, regrets, but always love for each other and forgiveness between friends. Jan 26, Catherine Richmond added it. I was asked to give my honest opinion of the book – which I have done.
Don’t have a Kindle? Suzanne’s three friends — Lila, Swefthaven, and Meghart — haven’t spoken in years, yet each has pieces of a scrapbook they made together as girls.
I loved the storyline, the friendships which are such a big part of this story, and every woman who has girlfriends in their lives from grade school will love this.
Now they are grown women who have not been in contact for years. Open Preview See a Problem? I received this book for free from Wynn-Wynn Media for this review. Read more Read less. Campbell Carter discovers her mother’s scrapbook from her summer trips to Sweethaven.
Everyone in the story are interesting and most entertaining Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. The last third really improved and I read it straight through to the end. But that was a good thing because it means the story tugged at my heart and really came off the page.
I wish there was angst her one to read to continue the story. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Mar 02, Leslie rated it it was amazing. Perhaps a few more details about lives and relationships in the initial setting would have been swdethaven. But they weren’t kids anymore – and even their darkest secrets didn’t compare eummer the bombshell she was sweetthaven to drop.
Suzanne’s letters have lured them all back to the idyllic lakeside town, where they meet Campbell and begin to remember what was so special about their long Sweethaven summers. A creative at heart, Courtney has also written two craft books and several full-length musicals.
A Sweethaven Summer (Sweethaven Circle, #1) by Courtney Walsh
Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. I loved the brief journeys back to the s – a decade I missed because Sweethaven was busy have babies, the pitch-perfect romance with Luke, and the warmth of summer in Sweethaven.
It deals with forgiveness issues in a realistic and candid manner. Though each character had their own grief to deal with, it wasn’t only abo What a treat this story was!
I decided to purchase this book based on the description because I was not familiar with this author. To listen to 24 hours non-stop Summfr music please visit sweethaven internet radio station www. Campbell wonders who her father was—and she hopes that the three girl Title: Suzanne passed away, but the other three women returned to Summerhaven by a request from notes that Suzanne had written and not mailed until Campbell found them.
Much growing up is experienced and learned. I was pleasantly surprised and thoroughly enjoyed this book!! I must say I saw the big surprise at the end a mile away, but it’s fulfillment symmer no less satisfying.
She decides to go to Sweethaven and discover a part of her mother’s life she never had access to. I received a complimentary copy of this book to review.
Recommend this book and the sequels.