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Vendor: Bethany House
Publication Date: 2008
Series: Daily Texas
Imagene Doll loves her town of Daily, Texas, but things are lonelier without her beloved husband. Life seems dull. At least until that fancy-dressed woman pulls into town, looking terrified and glamorous all at once. Soon life's not the least bit boring as Imagene--and the rest of Daily--find themselves at the center of a media maelstrom...with a young girl's future on the line.
This novel is laugh-out-loud funny and quick to read. Lisa Wingate does an excellent job of phonetically spelling out the way in which the people talk consistently and in such a way that you can practically hear them talking in that Texas drawl. This author also does a remarkable job of creating all of the quirky and endearing characters one would expect from a small town. With the ghost of the Daily Hotel lurking around and tales of posthumous visits from Elvis, even the town takes on a personality of its own.
This is such a cute story that is more than just a romanceits about friendship, big dreams, and having courage, too. The wit and charm of the small town created was truly inspired and translated to the novel as a whole. I would recommend this book to anyone who is in the mood for a laugh, a budding love, and some characters readers will want to open the book back up to visit over and over again. -- Shannon Potelicki, www.ChristianBookPreviews.com
Gretchen Zesiger1 Stars Out Of 5wasnt able to finish itSeptember 15, 2016Gretchen ZesigerQuality: 0Value: 0Meets Expectations: 0the story was disjointed and the characters obnoxious amd ridiculous
MommatrowbridgeAge: 35-44Gender: female4 Stars Out Of 5Talk of the TownJuly 5, 2016MommatrowbridgeAge: 35-44Gender: femaleQuality: 4Value: 5Meets Expectations: 4I enjoyed this book. It was an easy read. I use the CBS e reader and this was a free book.
Mimi5 Stars Out Of 5So much funApril 22, 2015MimiQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5Once again Lisa hit it out of the park with this one. I just finished reading it on my Kindle and I loved the characters. I could see myself in the town of Daily. I was drawn into the small town talk and the quirky characters. I laughed and cried and just had a great time reading this. Lisa has a new novel coming out in September; The Sea Keeper's Daughter, so looking forward to it.
didiAge: 35-44Gender: female1 Stars Out Of 5November 20, 2012didiAge: 35-44Gender: femaleQuality: 1Value: 1Meets Expectations: 1so boring. could not read half way. really tried but had to drop it.
RalphWashington, DCAge: 55-65Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5The product was a great read. I enjoyed it.October 15, 2012RalphWashington, DCAge: 55-65Gender: femaleQuality: 5Meets Expectations: 5I could not put the book down it was a good read. The book was humorous and a great romantic story.