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Amy CVAAge: 35-44Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Blue Ridge SunriseNovember 28, 2017Amy CVAAge: 35-44Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5Blue Ridge Sunrise is the first book from Denise Hunter's whole new series, Blue Ridge Romance. I read this book in one sitting. I loved it so much, I did not want to put it down. I felt an instant connection to Zoe. I knew what she was going through - the heartache, past secrets and regrets. This is a wonderful story of forgiveness, letting go, and moving on, while in a beautiful setting.
I most definitely believe this is a must read and highly recommend it.
5 plus stars.
I received this book from the publisher, but was not required to write a review. This review is 100% my own honest opinion.
Susan Barrett5 Stars Out Of 5Great BookNovember 25, 2017Susan BarrettQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5Blue Ridge Sunrise is the latest novel by Denise Hunter and is the first in the new Blue Ridge Romance series. As a Georgia girl myself, Im lovin these books set in my home state! While this is in its own series, I was delighted to find references to the characters from Sweetbriar Cottage and The Wishing Season. Like any other by Ms. Hunter, I gobbled this up in practically one sitting; it did not disappoint!
Zoe has always felt out of place in her own family. She went off to pursue music instead of a law degree, fell for the farmer as a teen instead of a rich young businessman or something, and had a baby at nineteen. Having now returned to her hometown after the death of her grandmother and inheriting her grandmothers peach orchard, what will she do with her second chance? Will she stick with her current overprotective, abusive boyfriend, or is there a second chance with her first love? Will she settle down and run the orchard or continue to pursue fame?
Although this had some similar vibes to Becky Wades Meant to Be Mine, it became its own story. Once I got the characters straight, it was fairly predictable, but still worth reading. It was cute, it was suspenseful, it was southern. And it oozed charm. The setting drew me in, obviously, but I stayed in the story because I fell for its characters. (Having just bought a bunch of peaches to enjoy while reading this story didnt hurt either.) I really, really enjoyed seeing the characters grow and come out of their shells, learn to forgive and to let go of the past. This is a story with a lot of heart that you should not miss! 5 stars!
Thank you to Net Galley and to Thomas Nelson for providing me with a copy of this book to read and review. All opinions are my own and were not required to be positive.
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Britt98Grand Prairie, TXAge: 35-44Gender: female4 Stars Out Of 5A Story of Second ChancesNovember 20, 2017Britt98Grand Prairie, TXAge: 35-44Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 4Denise Hunter writes stories that I have a hard time setting down. They capture me! That was definitely the case with Blue Ridge Sunrise. The story centered around two people who loved each other, but were seperated years ago because of misunderstandings and lies. I enjoyed reading about Zoe and Cruz both in the present and in the past. They made mistakes, went too far physically, and ended up hurting each other. I really enjoyed seeing them make their way back together again and set right what had gone so wrong.
I thought that the author handled the difficult topic of a controlling and emotionally abusive partner very well. I was a bit surprised by the way events unfolded with the abusive ex-partner, Kyle, but I was satisfied with the way it played out.
Although this was a clean story, there was mention of the characters having become physically intimate in the flashback. It is only stated, not explicitly described. There are also a couple of references to the fact that Zoe was intimate with her ex-boyfriend Kyle. There was a light faith thread to the story, however, it leaned more toward clean fiction than inspiration fiction in my opinion. I enjoyed this novel and look forward to the next in the series.
I received a complimentary copy of this book. All opinions are my own.
EmilyRib Lake, WIAge: 25-34Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5An Interesting Love Story - My Review of Blue Ridge SunriseNovember 19, 2017EmilyRib Lake, WIAge: 25-34Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5Published by: Thomas Nelson
Written by: Denise Hunter
I really enjoy the writing of Denise Hunter, so I was happy to have the chance to read and review another book from her.
Blue Ridge Sunrise tells the story of a young woman who inherits an orchard from her grandmother. This book is a love story and so much more. This is a story of family and fighting for a better future.
Who This Book is For:
Anyone who is looking for a love story with a little more to it will enjoy this book.
What I liked:
The characters in this book are likable and fun to read about.
The story was interesting and different from a lot out there.
The chapters are short and easy to get through.
There aren't any boring parts in this book.
What I didnt like:
The only thing negative that I have to say is that if you are looking for something that really has a message to it, you will not get that in this book.
Overall, I thought that this was an interesting and enjoyable book.
I give Blue Ridge Sunrise 5 out of 5 stars.
I received this book free to review from BookLook. The opinions expressed in this review are my true thoughts and feeling regarding this book. I am disclosing this information in accordance with the Federal Trade Commissions 16 CFR, Part 255.
joyful334209FLAge: 45-54Gender: Female4 Stars Out Of 5GOD made the Blue RidgesNovember 18, 2017joyful334209FLAge: 45-54Gender: FemaleQuality: 4Value: 4Meets Expectations: 4Blue Ridge Sunrise is a fantastic story about Star-Crossed love. You have two true love's who were together when they were younger - Zoe and Cruz - but when she hurt him so bad in a way you just can't believe. She then leaves town until her grandmother dies and she has to take care of the peach farm - she goes back to the farm - she shows back with her child and Kyle the man she cheated with on Cruz with - will she be able to handle seeing Cruz again? Do the Sparks reignite? Will she keep the farm? Can she handle being on the farm again? I received a copy of this book from the Publisher and Netgalley; all the opinions expressed are all my own.